Last updated on: 12/29/2008 | Author: ProCon.org

Fabrizio Schifano, MD, MRCPsych Biography

Title:
Chair in Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Hon Associate Dean, and Hon Consultant Psychiatrist at the University of Hertfordshire Postgraduate Medical School,
Position:
Con to the question "Should Performance Enhancing Drugs (Such as Steroids) Be Accepted in Sports?"
Reasoning:

“I find the abuse of drugs/steroids in sports not acceptable.”

Email to ProCon.org, Dec. 20, 2008

Involvement and Affiliations:
  • Chair in Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Hon Associate Dean, and Hon Consultant Psychiatrist, University of Hertfordshire Postgraduate Medical School, 2006-present
  • Secretariat of the European Collaborating Centres in Addiction Studies
  • PhD examiner, University of East London and University of London, 2004-2006
  • Former Research and Critical Skills Module leader, Dip Addictive Behaviour, St George’s, University of London, 2001-2006
  • Regularly involved in the St George’s University of London Medical School course lecturing, 2000-2006
  • Former Hon Professor of Clinical Psychopharmacology, Postgraduate School of Clinical Pharmacology, University of Padova (Italy) School of Medicine, 1988-1999
  • Recipient of numerous research grants from England’s Department of Health and the European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Abuse
Education:
  • MD, school unknown
  • MRCPsych, Royal College of Psychiatrists
Other:
  • None Found
Quoted in:
  1. Should Stimulants Use Be Accepted in Sports?