Curriculum Vitae March, 2018

PROFESSIONAL INTERESTS

Psychiatry and neurology: the medical applications of neurobiology

Psychotherapy, psychoanalysis, supervision

Consultation to individuals, groups, and organizations

Legal applications: issues of diagnosis, causation, responsibility, and ethics

EDUCATION

1968 – 1972 SB Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts

1972 – 1976 MD Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut

1998 – 2000 Adult Psychoanalytic Psychotherapy Program, Institute for Psychoanalysis, Chicago

2005 – 2014 Psychoanalytic Training Program, Institute for Psychoanalysis, Chicago

FELLOWSHIPS

1975 Marine Biological Laboratory, Woods Hole, Massachusetts

1979 Neurobehavioral Unit, Veterans Administration Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE

1976 – 1977 Assistant Resident (Medicine) Case Western Reserve University Hospitals

1977 – 1980 Neurology Resident, University of Chicago Hospitals

1978 – 1979 Psychiatry Resident, McLean Hospital

1980 – 1981 Neuroimmunology Fellow, University of Chicago

1980 – Private practice, Chicago

1983 – 1984 Attending Physician, Rush Presbyterian-St. Lukes Medical Center EMG Laboratory

1983 – 1984 Vice Chairman, Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center

1983 – 1984 Director, EMG Laboratory, Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center

1984 – 1997 Chairman, Department of Neurology, Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center

1998 – 2001 Director, Neurobehavioral Services, Vencor Hospitals, Chicago

2001 – 2003 Consulting Neuropsychiatrist, Chicago Institute for Neurosurgery and Neuroresearch

ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS

1980 – 1991 Instructor in Neurology, Rush Medical College

1987 – 1988 Clinical Associate in Neurology, University of Chicago

1989 – 1997 Associate Chairman, Department of Neurology, FUHS/CMS

1989 – 1992 Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, FUHS/CMS

1992 – 1999 Associate Professor of Clinical Neurology, FUHS/CMS

1993 – 1999 Associate Professor of Clinical Psychiatry, Finch University of Health Sciences/ Chicago Medical School

2010 – Lecturer, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, University of Chicago

2014 – Faculty, Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis

EMPLOYMENT and PRACTICE

1980 – 1983 Solo Practice, Chicago

1980 – 1995 Mount Sinai Hospital, Chicago

1995 – 1998 Mount Sinai Medical Group, Chicago

1983 – Neurosciences Ltd., Chicago

CERTIFICATION

1977 National Board of Medical Examiners

1982 American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (Neurology) - #20358

LICENSURE and REGISTRATION

1977 – Medicare UPIN C42079

1977 – Illinois certificate #036-055527 Exp. 7/31/2017

1983 – Indiana certificate #01032970A Exp. 10/31/2017

2005 – National Physician Identifier 1326045089

2000 – 2005 New York certificate #219867 (inactive)

2002 – 2007 Minnesota certificate #44452 (inactive)

MEDICAL STAFF APPOINTMENTS

(all located in Chicago, Illinois)

1980 – 2005 Mount Sinai Hospital Medical Center

1983 – 2003 Schwab Rehabilitation Center

1984 – 2006 Saint Anthony Hospital

1983 – 1985 Columbus-Cuneo-Cabrini Hospitals

1986 – 2010 Bethany Hospital

1992 – 1995 Hartgrove Hospital

1993 – 1994 University Psychiatric Hospital

2002 – 2010 Neurologic and Orthopedic Institute

1985 – Aurora Chicago Lakeshore Hospital

1998 – Kindred Hospitals

1998 – Resurrection Saint Joseph Hospital

2002 – Illinois Masonic Medical Center

2010 – RML Specialty Hospital

TAVISTOCK MODEL/GROUP RELATIONS

2003 CCSGO/AKRI Weekend Conference

2004 CCSGO/AKRI Weekend Conference

2005 AKRI National Conference

2006 Administrative Staff, CCSGO/AKRI Weekend Conference

2006 CSGSS/AKRI Residential Conference

2006 Northwestern Graduate Conference

2007 CCSGO/AKRI Small Group Training Event

2008 Director of Administration, CCSGO/AKRI Weekend Conference

2009 Administrative Staff, CCSGO/AKRI Weekend Conference

2009 AKRI Symposium Large Group Training Event

2009 CCSGO Large Group Training Event

2010 Northwestern Undergraduate

2011 Northwestern Undergraduate

2012 Northwestern Undergraduate

2014 Family Institute, Evanston, IL

2016 Tavistock Institute, Leicester, UK

PROFESSIONAL SOCIETIES

1975 – 2004 American Association for the Advancement of Science

1978 – American Academy of Neurology

1980 – American Medical Association

1980 – Chicago Medical Society

1980 – Illinois State Medical Society

1981 – 1995 American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine

1982 – Chicago Neurological Society

1986 – 1992 American Academy of Clinical Neurophysiology

1987 – 1994 American Society of Internal Medicine

1991 – 1994 American Sleep Disorders Association

1992 – American Neuropsychiatric Association

1993 – Behavioral Neurology Society

1999 – American Psychoanalytic Association

2005 – AK Rice Institute for the Study of Social Systems

2005 – Chicago Center for the Study of Groups and Organizations

2015 – Third District Delegate, Illinois State Medical Society

PROFESSIONAL AND MEDICAL STAFF COMMITTEES

1980 – 1983 Mount Sinai Hospital, Drug and Therapeutics Committee

1983 – 1997 Mount Sinai Hospital, Bylaws Committee (Chair, 1985 - 97)

1984 – 1985 Mount Sinai Hospital, CME Committee

1984 – 1993 Mount Sinai Hospital, Emergency Room Committee

1984 – 1997 Mount Sinai Hospital, Medical Staff Executive Committee

1984 – 1997 Mount Sinai Hospital, Risk Management Committee

1985 – 1993 Mount Sinai Hospital, Research Center Committee

1987 – 1989 Saint Anthony Hospital, Ethics Committee (Chair)

1987 – 1998 Mount Sinai Hospital, Grievance and Ethics Committee

1989 – 1998 Mount Sinai Hospital, Ethics Committee

1995 – 1996 Mount Sinai Medical Group Governance Committee

1999 – 2000 Medical Staff Executive Committee, Vencor Hospitals, Chicago

2001 – 2003 Saint Anthony Hospital, Ethics Committee (Chair)

2002 Saint Anthony Hospital, peer review panel

2007 – 2008 Treasurer, Candidates Association, Institute for Psychoanalysis

2007 – 2010 American Psychoanalytic Association: Committee on New Training Facilities

2010 – 2011 Curriculum Committee, Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis

2010 – 2012 Chair, Bylaws Committee, Affiliate Council, American Psychoanalytic Association

2011 – Chair, Program Committee, Chicago Psychoanalytic Society

2015 – 2016 Governance Work Group, Chicago Institute for Psychoanalysis

2016 Chair, Local Arrangements Committee, American Psychoanalytic Association

CONSULTANCIES

1983 – 1988 Lieberman Geriatric Health Center

1985 National Transportation Safety Board

1985 – 1987 Illinois State Medical Society, Physicians’ Review and Evaluation Panel

1985 – 1991 Sidney Hillman Health Center

1987 Camp CHI

1998 – 2000 Lakeview Living Center

2001 – 2003 Chicago Institute for Neurosurgery and Neuroresearch

COMMUNITY SERVICE

1994 Accreditation Site Visitor - Stony Brook Hillel

1995 Co-chair, University of Chicago Hillel Self-Study Committee

1987 – 1995 Solomon Schechter Day School Association Board

1996 – 1997 University of Chicago Hillel Director Search Committee

1987 – 2006 Hillels of Illinois Governing Commission

1986 – 2007 Akiba-Schechter Jewish Day School Board (president, 1987 - 95)

1995 – 2002 University of Illinois Hillel Board

1991 – 2006 University of Chicago Hillel Board (chair, 2002-05)

BIBLIOGRAPHY

Articles and Papers

Kohn, N; Roth,J. The Blank Screen of Cyberspace. Psychoanalytic Inquiry 32:426, 2012

Abstracts and Presentations

Ross VN,. Cohen LB, Salzberg BM, Kohn N, Grinvald A. Extrinsic birefringence and dichroism changes in squid giant axons. Biol. Bull. 149:444, 1975

Antel J, Bernstein A, Hendrichson B, Rosenkoetter P, Kohn N, Stefansson K. Evaluation of human neurons by monoclonal antibody. Neurology 33:107 [Suppl 2], 1983

Neurological diseases affecting the lower extremity. American Academy of Ambulatory Foot Surgery Seminar, Chicago, December 1985

Computer applications in neurology. American Academy of Neurology annual meeting, New Orleans, April 1986

B12 and the Central Nervous System. University of Chicago Neurology Grand Rounds, March 1991

Epilepsy Update. CMS Medicine Grand Rounds, September 11, 1997

Pain after injury. State Farm Insurance, Jan. 21, 2003

Psychosomatic considerations in office practice. St. Anthony Hospital, Chicago, IL; March 20, 2003

Myofascial pain. State Farm Insurance Corporate Counsel, June 21, 2003

Treating the patient with chronic pain. Kindred Hospital, Jan. 15, 2004

Which symptoms to treat? Center for Addictive Problems, April 21, 2004

Anxiety, addiction, and seizures. Center for Addictive Problems, July 7, 2004

Rethinking Tavistock. American Psychological Association, Division 39 Meeting, Chicago, April 25, 2010

Case Presentation, Institute for Psychoanalysis, Chicago, Sept. 29, 2010

Presentation to Forensic Journal Club, University of Chicago, Sept. 20, 2011

Case Presentation, Institute for Psychoanalysis, Chicago, Sept. 28, 2011

Developing an Analysis, Deepening the Process. American Psychoanalytic Association, Washington, DC, June 2010

Chair, Scientific Paper Session on Analytic Listening. American Psychoanalytic Association, New York, Jan. 15, 2016

Chapters

Kohn N. Neurologic diseases. in Gleicher N, et al. Principles and practice of medical therapy in pregnancy, third edition, 1997

Letters

Kohn N. Let's consider before rushing into drug testing. The New York Times 9/24/86