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Curriculum Vitae


Curriculum Vitae

Age: 70

Born Passaic, N. J., December 16, 1938


B. A. , Harvard University, 1959, Phi Beta Kappa, Cum Laude in General Studies (Biochemical Sciences). 

Research Traineeship in Biochemistry, Jackson Memorial Laboratory, Bar  Harbor, ME, summer 1958.

Undergraduate Thesis, “Nuclear Weapons Tests and their Hazards to Man”

M. D.,  New York University School of Medicine, 1963.  

Research Trainee in Social Psychology, Daniel Levinson, Ph. D., and Myron Sharaf, Ph.D., Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1962. 

Graduate Fellowship in Philosophy, Prof. Forrest Williams, University of Colorado, 1963-65.


Internship and Licensure

National Board of Medical Examiners, Part I, Basic Sciences, 1961.

Rotating Internship, St. Anthony’s Hospital, Denver, 1966-67.

Colorado State Board of Medical Examiners, Medical Board Examination, Denver, 1967.

State Licenses: Colorado, 1967-76; New York, 1969-70; New Mexico, 1975-85; Massachusetts, 1983-present.


Professional and Hospital Experience

Private Practice, Family Medicine, 1967-present.

Locum tenens for James Langley, M. D., Thornton, CO, 1967.

Staff Physician, Beth Israel Hospital, Denver, 1967-68; West Side Neighborhood Health Center, Denver, 1967-69; Red Hook Neighborhood Health Center, Brooklyn, NY, 1969-70.

Medical Staff, Long Island College Hospital, Brooklyn, 1969-70; St. Vincent’s Hospital, Santa Fe, 1975-1981.

Founder and Medical Director, Boulder Free Clinic, Boulder, CO, 1967-69.

Volunteer Physician, Woodstock Music Festival, Fleischmanns, NY, 1969.

Volunteer Physician, Medical Committee for Human Rights, New York, 1969-70.

Volunteer Physician, Boulder People’s Clinic, Boulder, CO, 1972-73.

School Physician, St. John’s College, Santa Fe, NM, Summer 1980.



Postgraduate Education

Mini-Residency in Neonatology, LuAnn Papile, M. D., Bernalillo County Medical Center (BCMC), UNM Medical School, Albuquerque, 1975.

Mini-Residency in Obstetrics, Richard Murray, M. D., BCMC/UNM, Albuquerque, 1976.

Review of Medical Genetics, Marshall Levine, M. D., BCMC/UNM, Albuquerque, 1977.

Review of OB/GYN, Lovelace-Bataan Medical Center, Albuquerque, 1978.

Mini-Residency in Obstetrics, John Slocumb, M. D., BCMC/UNM, Albuquerque, 1979.

Mini-Residency in Obstetrics, Richard Perkins, M. D., BCMC/UNM, Albuquerque, 1981.

Seminars in Family Therapy, Salvador Minuchin, M. D., Jewish Family Service,  Worcester, MA, 1983; Carl Whitaker, M. D., Jewish Family Service, Worcester, 1984.

Workshops in Family Therapy, American Orthopsychiatric Association Convention, Philadelphia Child Guidance Clinic and Ackerman Institute (NY), Boston, 1983; BU School of Medicine, Boston, 1983.

Seminars in Group Psychotherapy, James Morell, M. A., Bar Harbor, ME, 1993, 1995, 1998; Psychotherapy Group, James Morell, M. A., Brookline, MA, 1993-2006.

Science and Spirituality Symposium, Swedenborg Foundation, Tarrytown, NY, 1988.

Workshops on Hospital Ethics Committees, Profs. Stuart Spicker, Ph. D., and Thomasine Kushner, Ph. D., University of Connecticut Medical School, Miami, FL, and Hartford, CT, 1989.

American Academy of Family Practice (AAFP) Home Study Course, 1990-present.


Holistic Medical Education, Training, and Practice

Home births, attended approximately 650, 1969-1982; Herbal medicine, self-study, 1971-present; Radionics and radiesthesia, Hanna Kroger, R. N., Boulder, CO, 1971-74; Japanese acupuncture, Sensei Masahilo Nakazono, Third Civilization, Santa Fe, 1974-75.

Homeopathic Medicine, National Center for Homeopathy (NCH) Professional Course, Millersville, PA, 1974, 1975; Seminars in Classical Homeopathy, Professor George Vithoulkas, M. I. H., Athens and Alonissos, Greece, and New York, NY, 1976, 1982, 1990; Seminar in Classical Homeopathy, Roger Morrison, M. D., Boston, 1993; Seminars in Classical Homeopathy, Drs. Rajan Sankaran, Nandita Shah, Jayesh Shah, et al., Bombay School, Boston, Bombay, India, and Esalen, CA, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1999; Seminar in Classical Homeopathy, Dr. Massimo Mangialavori, Boston, 1997.

Annual Congresses, International League of Homeopathic Physicians (LMHI): Athens, Greece, 1976; Washington, D. C., 1987; Berlin, Germany, 2005; AIH Seminar in Classical Homeopathy, Dr. Russell Malcolm, American Institute of Homeopathy, Tarrytown, NY, 2008.



Teaching: Courses, Seminars, and Lectures

Intensive Courses for Physicians and Health Professionals, NCH and IFH Teaching Faculties: Millersville State College, Millersville, PA, 1978-82; Tucson and Phoenix, AZ, 1984, 1985; Endicott College, Beverly, MA, 1983-92; George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, 1993-94; IFH Course, Boston, MA, and Seattle, WA, 1993-94.

Seminars in Classical Homeopathy and Related Topics, Santa Fe, NM, 1975; Provincetown, Rockport, Falmouth, and Northampton, MA, 1982. 1984, 1988, 2007; Boston, MA, 1983, 1987, 1992; Augusta, Lewiston, Waldoboro, and Portland ME, 1983, 1984, 1985, 2007; Ann Arbor, MI, 1986; Boulder, CO, 1991; Portland, OR, 1993; Chicago, IL, 1994, 1998; Youngstown, Akron, and Cleveland, OH, 1987, 1993, 1998; Palm Beach and Orlando, FL, 1986, 2000; Harrisburg and Pittsburgh, PA, 2008; Midwifery Conference, NY Academy of Medicine, New York, 1992; Seminar for Cuban Physicians, Homeopaths Without Borders, Havana, Cuba, 2000.

Lectures on Classical Homeopathy, Home Birth, Vaccination, and Related Topics, Annual Meeting, California State Homeopathic Medical Society, San Diego, 1977; Dissent in Medicine Conference, Robert Mendelsohn, M. D., Chicago, 1984; Keynote Address, Cæsarean Prevention Movement Conference, Newark, NJ, 1984; Annual Conference, Society of Homœpaths, Manchester and Keele, UK, 1991, 2004; Midwifery Association of North America (MANA) Conference, Boston, 1992; Annual Conference, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis, Santa Fe, 1997; Annual Conference, Canadian Naturopathic Association, Toronto, 1999; Annual Conferences, American Institute of Homeopathy (AIH), 1978, 1983, 1994, 2000; Annual Conferences, National Center for Homeopathy (NCH), 1983-87, 1995, 1998, 2000; Annual Conference, Irish Society of Homeopaths, Galway, 2000. 


Professional Organizations and Boards

American Institute of Homeopathy (AIH), Washington, 1978-present; Board Member, 2006-present; Secretary, 2009.

National Center for Homeopathy (NCH), Board Member, 1983-1987; Director of Publications, 1982-84; President, 1985-86.

Interface Institute for Holistic Education, Boston, Board Member, 1994-95.

American Holistic Medical Association, 1985-present.

Physicians for a National Health Program, 2006-present.



1. “Plague and Pregnancy: a Case Report,” with Jonathan Mann, M. D., Journal of the AMA 237:1854, 25   April 1977. 

2. “DrugReactions and Biological Individuality,” Homeotherapy 3:1, August 1977.

3.  “When Not to Give a Remedy,” Journal of the American Institute of Homeopathy 73:11, March 1980.

4.  “Homeopathic Remedies vs. the Placebo Effect,” Homeotherapy 6:99, July-August 1980.

5.  “The Great Malpractice Scandal,” Santa Fe Reporter, 16 April 1981.

6.  “Two Obstetrical Remedies,” Homeopathy Today, July 1981.

7.  “On Lay Prescribing,” Homeopathy Today, April 1982.

8.  “Malpractice,” Firing Line, William F. Buckley, moderator, WNET, NY, October 1982, WNET Videotape.

9.  “Why I Became a Homeopath,” Homeopathy Today, December 1982.

10.  “Homeopathic Remedies in Pregnancy and Childbirth,” Homeopathy Today, January 1983.

11.  “Magnesia Phosphorica,” Homeopathy Today, February 1983.

12.  “The Case Against Immunizations,” Journal of the AIH 76:7, March 1983; NCH reprint;  included in R. Mendelsohn, ed., Dissent in Medicine, Contemporary Books, Chicago, 1985. 

13.  “Vague Long-Term Diagnosis: the Nocebo Effect,” Journal of the AIH 76:26, March 1983.

14.  “Peculiar and Characteristic Symptoms,” Homeopathy Today, April 1983.

15.  “Postscript on Immunizations,” Journal of the AIH 76:101, September 1983.

16.  “Whose Birth Is It, Anyway?” Cæsarean Prevention Movement Videotape, 1984. 

17.    Book Review: Dana Ullman and Stephen Cummings, “Everybody’s Guide to Homeopathic Medicines,” Homeopathy Today, March 1985.

18.    President’s Report, Homeopathy Today, June 1985.

19.  “About Lay Practice,” Homeopathy Today, October 1985.

20.    Book Review: Adelaide Suits, “Brass Tacks: an Oral Biography,” Homeopathy Today, December 1985.

21.    President’s Report, Homeopathy Today, January 1986.

22.  “Homeopathy on the Line,” Homeopathy Today, April 1986.

23.    Obituary, “Henry Waters, 1899-1986,” Homeopathy Today, July 1986.

24.    President’s Report, Homeopathy Today, September 1986.

25.  “Unvaccinated Kids: What Next for Them (and Us)?” Mothering Magazine,  January 1987.

26.    Book Review: Alain Horvilleur, “The Family Guide to Homeopathy,” Homeopathy Today, May 1987.

27.  “The 42nd LIGA Meeting: the Scientific Sessions,” Homeopathy Today, July 1987. 

28.  “Poverty in the Midst of Plenty: American Homeopathy in 1987,” Homeopathy Today, October 1987; NCH Audiotape.

29.  “How Can It All Be Done? NCH Goals and Objectives,” Homeopathy Today, October 1987; NCH Audiotape.

30.  “Some Thoughts on the Malpractice Crisis,” British Homœopathic Journal 77:17, January 1988; reprinted in Journal of the AIH 81:22, March 1988.

31.  “AIDS: Chronic Immune Failure,” Resonance, Journal of the International Foundation for Homeopathy (IFH), January 1988.

32.    Interview, Mothering, April 1988.

33.  “Beyond Curing,” NCH Audiotape, 1988.

34.  “What Is Homeopathy?” in Robin Larsen, ed., Emanuel Swedenborg: A Continuing Vision, Swedenborg Foundation, New York, 1988, pp. 475-76.

35.  “Is There More than One Correct Remedy?” Resonance, January 1989.

36.    Book Review: Larry Dossey, “Beyond Illness,” Chrysalis, Journal of the Swedenborg Foundation 4:117, Spring 1989.

37.  “More on Similia Similibus Curentur,” Journal of the AIH 82:22, March 1989.

38.    Book Review: Catherine Coulter, “Portraits of Homeopathic Medicines,” Vol. 2, Homeopathy Today,  April 1989.

39.  “Hospital Ethics Committees: the Healing Function,” Hospital Ethics Committee Forum 1:309, January 1990; reprinted in S. Spicker, ed., The Healthcare Ethics Committee Experience, Kluwer, 1998.

40.  “Options in Homeopathic Self-Care,” East-West Journal, January 1990.

41.  “Two Childbirth Remedies,” British Homœopathic Journal 79:206, October 1990; reprinted in Zeitschrift für Klassische Homöopathie, Haug, Heidelberg, 1991.

42.    Homeopathic Philosophy Lecture Series, NCH Audiotapes, 1991, 1992.

43.  “Whose Life Is It, Anyway? Some Thoughts about the Doctor-Patient Relationship,” Chrysalis 6:103, Summer 1991.

44.  “Vaccination: a Sacrament of Modern Medicine,” Journal of the AIH 84:96, December 1991; reprinted in The Homeopath, Journal of the Society of Homœopaths (UK) 12:137, March 1992.

45.  “Sample Living Will Addendum,” Letter to the Editor, Journal of the AIH 85:10, March 1992.

46.  “Vaccinations,” in Encyclopedia of Childbearing, Barbara Katz Rothman, ed., Oryx Press, Phoenix, AZ, 1993.

47.    Homeopathic Medicines for Pregnancy and Childbirth, 288 pp., index, North Atlantic, Berkeley, CA, 1992.

48.    Obituary, “Elinore Peebles, 1897-1992,” Homeopathy Today, October 1992.

49.    Book Review: George Vithoulkas, “A New Model of Health and Disease,” Homeopathy Today, January 1993.

50.    Open Letter to President Clinton, Homeopathy Today, February 1993.

51.    Open Letter to Gerald Weissman, M. D., in reply to “Dancing with Fairies, Sucking with  Vampires,” MD Magazine, November 1992, Homeopathy Today, March 1993.

52.  “Ethics in Homeopathic Practice,” Journal of the AIH 86:238, December 1993.

53.    Book Review: Harris Coulter, “The Controlled Clinical Trial,” Journal of the AIH 86:254, December 1993.

54.    Book Review: George Vithoulkas, “Materia Medica Viva,” Volume 1, Journal of the AIH 86:257, December 1993.

55.    Book Review: Roger Morrison, “Desktop Guide to Keynotes and Confirmatory Symptoms,” Homeopathy Today, January 1994.

56.  “Childhood Ear Infections,” Journal of the AIH 87:137, Autumn 1994.

57.  “Who Needs the AIH? A Brief Pep Talk,” Journal of the AIH 87:193, Winter 1994-95.

58.  “Animal Testing in Homeopathy,” Open Letter to Jennifer Jacobs, M. D., and the Homeopathic Research Network, Journal of the AIH 88:8, Spring 1995.

59.    Video Review: Julian Winston, “The Faces of Homeopathy,” Journal of the AIH 88:158, Spring 1995. 

60.  “Homeopathy,” with Jennifer Jacobs, M. D., in Fundamentals of Complementary and Alternative Medicine, Marc Micozzi, ed., Churchill Livingstone, London, 1995.

61.  “Vaccination: The Issue of Our Time,” Symposium, Mothering, Spring 1996.

62.  “Why I Became a Homeopath,” Journal of the AIH 89:74, Winter 1996; reprinted in The Homœopath (UK), #65, 1997, pp. 712-721.

63.  “More on Vaccinations,” Letter to the Editor, Mothering, Spring 1997.

64.  “Plain Doctoring,” Resonance 19:30, March-April 1997.

65.  “The Vaccination Debate,” with Andrew Weil, M. D., Natural Health, November-December 1997.

66.  “Illness as Conflict, Health as Resolution,” Lecture to Annual Conference, Boston Graduate School of Psychoanalysis (BGSP), Santa Fe, 1997, unpublished. 

67.   Book Review: Nancy Herrick, “Animal Mind, Human Voices: Provings of Eight New Animal Remedies,” Homeopathy Today, January 1999.

68.   Book Review: Roger Morrison, “Desktop Guide to Physical Pathology,” Homeopathy Today, April 1999.

69.   Book Review: Julian Winston, “The Faces of Homeopathy,” Homeopathy Today, October 1999.

70.   Obituary, “Maesimund Panos, M. D., 1912-1999: Stateswoman, Friend, and Mother of Us All,” Homeopathy Today, October 1999.

71. “Hahnemann’s Achievement and Legacy,” American Homeopath 6:65, Summer 2000.

72.   Interview, New England Journal of Homeopathy 9:83, Summer 2000.

73.   Book Review: Judith Reichenberg-Ullman and Robert Ullman, “Rage-Free Kids,” Homeopathy Today, July-August 2000.

74. “To Have and Have Not: Homeopathy in Cuba,” Journal of the AIH 93:59, Summer 2000; reprinted in Homeopathy Today, July-August 2000.

75.   Reply to Dr. Masiello, Letter to the Editor, Homeopathy Today, December 2000.

76. “Samuel Hahnemann: the Man and His Impact,” AIH Audiotape, 2000.

77.   Resonance: The Homeopathic Point of View, A Treatise for the General Reader, 372 pp., with Epilogue and Appendix, Xlibris, Philadelphia, April 2001.

78. “Illness as Metaphor (with Apologies to Susan Sontag),” Journal of the AIH 94:176, Autumn 2001.

79.   Book Review: Julian Winston, “The Heritage of Homeopathic Literature,” Homeopathy Today, April 2002.

80. “Innovation and Fundamentalism in Homeopathy,” American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine (formerly AIH Journal) 95:91, Summer 2002.

81.  “Advisory on Anthrax,” unpublished report, summer 2002.

82.  “Advisory on Smallpox,” unpublished report, summer 2002.

83.  “Epiphany: the Quantum Mechanics of the Spiritual Life,” published as "Housecalls,"  Chrysalis Reader, December 2002.

84.  “Report on Bioterrorism,” AIH Bioterrorism Committee, Richard Moskowitz, M. D.,  Chairperson, American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 96:94, Summer 2003.

85.    Foreword, Nancy Herrick, Sacred Plants, Human Voices: Provings of Seven New Plant Remedies, Hahnemann Clinic Publishing, San Francisco, 2003.

86.  “The Fundamentalist Controversy: an Issue That Won’t Go Away,” Lecture, Society of Homeopaths (UK), University of Keele, May 2004, published in American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 97:28, Spring 2004.

87.  “Hidden in Plain Sight: The Rôle of Vaccines in Chronic Disease,” American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 98:15, Spring 2005.

88.    Obituary, “Julian Winston, 1941-2005, In Loving Memory,” Homeopathy Today, July-August 2005.

89.  “Advisory on Bird Flu,” unpublished report, spring 2006.

90.    Obituary, “In Memoriam: Christine Luthra, M. D. (1951-2006),” Homeopathy Today, November-December 2006.

91.   "Diagnosis," American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 102:7, Spring 2009, and 102: Summer 2009.

92.   Seminar Review: Russell Malcolm, "Introduction to Homeopathy" and "The Bowel Nosodes," AIH Conference, Tarrytown, NY, October 23-26, 2008, American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 102:27, Spring 2009.

93.   “A 42-Year-Old Man with Bronchiectasis” American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 102: Summer 2009.

94.  "An Autistic Boy," American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 102:117, Autumn 2009.

95.  Obituary, "Harris Coulter (1932-2009): Devoted Scholar, Keen Intellect, Soldier for the Cause," American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 103:7, Spring 2010.

96.  "A Woman with Lupus, and a Whole Lot More," American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 103:22, Spring 2010.

97.  Book Review: Dana Ullman, "The Homeopathic Revolution," Journal of Alternative and Complementary Therapies 16:517, April 2010.

98.  "Vaccines, Drugs, and Other Causes," American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 103: Winter 2011, and 104:, Spring 2011.

99.  Book Review: Massimo Mangialavori, "Praxis," American Journal of Homeopathic Medicine 103: , Winter 2011.