Board Certifications:

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, 1980

American Academy of Pain Management, 1990

American Board of Adolescent Psychiatry, 1992

American Board of Forensic Medicine, 1996

American Board of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neurology, 1996, 2006

American Society of Pain Educators, 2009


Kenneth E. Appel Award for Psychiatric Research, 1979

Exemplary Psychiatrist Award of the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, 1994

Education         Gubernatorial and Faculty Appointments            Prior Research    American Psychiatric Association Positions     Medical Staff Positions

American Medical Association Positions                Other Professional Societies              

Distinguished Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Association

Clinical Professor, Department of Psychiatry,

University of Nevada School of Medicine

Listed in:  America’s Top Psychiatrists, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014

(Selected by Consumer Research Council of America)

America’s Best Physicians, 2016

Distinguished Physicians of the World, 2016      

                                 Who’s Who in America

                                 Who’s Who in American Medicine

                                 Who’s Who in the West

Psychiatric Physician