Rael Cahn, MD, PhD

TitleAssistant Professor of Clinical Psychiatry & The Behavioral Sciences
InstitutionUniversity of Southern California
DepartmentPsychiatry and The Behavioral Sciences
AddressBCI 3629A McClintock Avenue
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90089-2921
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    UCSD, La Jolla, CAMD2008Medicine
    UCSD, La Jolla, CAPhD2007Neuroscience
    Collapse Awards and Honors
    Alliant University 2010Early Career Award for Contributions in Integrative Psychology
    2011Marquis Who's Who in America
    2013Marquis Who's Who in America

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    Dr. Rael Cahn completed his PhD in Neurosciences in 2007 and received his medical degree in 2008 from UC San Diego in La Jolla, CA. He completed his residency with the UC Irvine Medical Center Psychiatry Residency Program in 2014 and joined the USC faculty. Dr. Cahn has been researching and publishing on the clinical and brain effects of mindfulness and meditative practices throughout his medical and scientific career as well as teaching mindfulness meditation in group settings for medical professionals as well as patients. He is currently affiliated with the USC Brain and Creativity Institute where he is conducting psychological and brain research in the domains of behavioral and psychological interventions including mindfulness and meditative practices in healthy populations dealing with everyday stressors as well as those with psychiatric illness including substance use disorders, depression, and anxiety.