Michael M



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University of California, Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine

1994 - 2001

UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine/UCLA Medical Center

2001 - 2005

Professor of Psychiatry

2005 - 2020

Currently Practicing

Board-Certified Attending

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Los Angeles, California

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About Michael

Academic Psychiatrist and Neuroscientist, teacher, investor, and thinker about decision-making, evidence-based medicine, innovation and the future of healthcare




1996 - 2001

Worked in neurophysiology of learning and memory

Work Experience
Private Practice in Psychiatry

Michael Makhinson, M.D.,Ph.D.

Los Angeles, CA

2006 - 2020

General private practice in psychotherapy and psychopharmacology

Litigation Consulting in Mental Health

Michael Makhinson, M.D.,Ph.D.

Los Angeles, CA

2015 - 2020

Consultation for independent medical evaluations, legal questions in mental health, and litigation

Professor of Psychiatry

UCLA School of Medicine

Los Angeles, CA

2005 - 2020

Director of Inpatient Psychiatry at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center

Clinical Investigator


Los Angeles, CA

2018 - 2019

Clinical Investigator for virtual psychiatry clinical trial

Notable Engagements
Research Interests
  • psychiatry
  • schizophrenia
  • antipsychotic medications
  • brain stimulation
  • clinical trials
  • mental health
  • medical decision making
  • cognitive science
  • medical technology