Igor Grant, MD, FRCP(C)
Dr. Igor Grant is Distinguished Professor and Chair of Psychiatry and director of the HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program and the Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research at the University of California San Diego. Dr. Grant is a neuropsychiatrist who graduated from the University of British Columbia School of Medicine (1966), and received specialty training in psychiatry at the University of Pennsylvania (1967-1971), and additional training in neurology at the Institute of Neurology (Queen Square) (1980-1981), London, U.K. Dr. Grant’s academic interests focus on the effects of various diseases on brain and behavior, with an emphasis on translational studies in HIV, and drugs of abuse. He has contributed to approximately 700 scholarly publications and is principal investigator of several NIH studies, including a NIDA P50 (Translational Methamphetamine AIDS Research Center – TMARC), and is co-director of the HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center (HNRC).
For further information:
Personal website: http://grant.hivresearch.ucsd.edu/
Center for Medicinal Cannabis Research: http://www.cmcr.ucsd.edu/
HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program: https://hnrp.hivresearch.ucsd.edu/