Shaheen Lakhan, MD, PhD, MEd, MS, FAAN

Shaheen Lakhan, MD, PhD, MEd, MS, FAAN

Neurology in Newton, MA


 (818) 574-3062

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About Dr. Lakhan


Dr. Shaheen E Lakhan is a physician scientist and clinical development specialist board-certified in neurology and pain medicine. He is vice president of research and development for a digital brain health and therapeutics company, The Learning Corp, and founding executive director of the Global Neuroscience Initiative Foundation (GNIF). Formerly, he was founding department chair of neurology and assistant dean of clerkship curriculum at an emerging medical school in Southern California.

Dr. Lakhan is available for medical/scientific consulting. His specialities include pain medicine, pain management, headache, neurology, neuroscience, medical education, and biotechnology.

Qualifications and Experience



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Education & Training

Massachusetts General Hospital
Fellowship, Pain Medicine, 2014 - 2015

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2010 - 2014

Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Residency, Neurology, 2010 - 2014

Technion-Israel Inst of Technology FOM
Class of 2009, MD, Cum Laude

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Certifications

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Neurology

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Pain Medicine

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Medical Licenses

VA State Medical License
2017 - 2020

AZ State Medical License
2015 - 2017

MA State Medical License
2014 - 2019

OH State Medical License
2012 - 2016

CA State Medical License
2012 - 2020

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Work Experience

Vice President of Research and Development
The Learning Corp
Newton, MA
Present

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Hospital Affiliations

Cambridge Health Alliance
Current Affiliation
Cambridge, MA

California University of Science and Medicine - School of Medicine
Former Affiliation
Colton, CA

Arrowhead Regional Medical Center
Former Affiliation
Colton, CA

Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Former Affiliation
Roanoke, VA

Massachusetts General Hospital
Former Affiliation
Boston, MA

Cleveland Clinic
Former Affiliation
Cleveland, OH

Carilion Clinic
Former Affiliation
Roanoke, VA

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Professional Memberships

American Academy of Neurology - AAN
Fellow

International Association for the Study of Pain - IASP
Member

American Pain Society - APS
Member

American Medical Association - AMA
Member

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Publications



PubMed

New Media, Technology and Neurology Education.
Seminars in neurology
Lau, K. H., Lakhan, S. E., Achike, F.
8/21/2018

Curriculum mapping as a tool to facilitate curriculum development: a new School of Medicine experience.
BMC medical education
Al-Eyd, G., Achike, F., Agarwal, M., Atamna, H., Atapattu, D. N., Castro, L., Estrada, J., Ettarh, R., Hassan, S., Lakhan, S. E., Nausheen, F., Seki, T., Stegeman, M., Suskind, R., Velji, A., Yakub, M., Tenore, A.
8/8/2018

Corrigendum: Matrix Metalloproteinases and Blood-Brain Barrier Disruption in Acute Ischemic Stroke.
Frontiers in neurology
Lakhan, S. E., Kirchgessner, A., Tepper, D., Leonard, A.
4/13/2018

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Press Mentions



Digital Therapeutics Innovator the Learning Corp Adds Dr. Shaheen Lakhan as VP of Research and Development
Biotech 365 · October 01, 2019
...n digital therapeutics and makers of mobile therapy platform Constant Therapy, today announced that Shaheen Lakhan, MD, PhD, MEd, MS, has joined the company as Vice President of Research and Development. An award-w...

Drs. Dean & Ayesha Sherzai
richroll · November 26, 2017
...toms Brain Blogger: Preventing Alzheimer’s Disease – Interview with Dean Sherzai of Cedars-Sinai by Shaheen E Lakhan, MD, PhD, MEd, MS, FAAN Forbes: Food that Might Protect Your Brain and Save Your Life: A Discussion...

Inflammation Breakthrough: Blood Test Could Identify This Life-Threatening Disease
techzolix.com · August 01, 2017
...fatigue syndrome would be a major advance in understanding the condition and treating it, said Dr. Shaheen Lakhan, a neurology researcher at California University of Science and Medicine in San Bernardino who wasn...