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by Daniel Dorman, MD

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Dante's Cure
  Sean Sime, 2003
About Daniel Dorman, M.D.

Daniel Dorman, M.D. was born and reared in Indianapolis, Indiana. He attended Indiana University for his undergraduate degree, and received his M.D. degree from Indiana University School of Medicine in 1961. His postgraduate education includes an internship at Georgetown University Division of District of Columbia General Hospital, and a National Institutes of Health postdoctoral fellowship in neurophysiology at Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. Dr. Dorman worked and borrowed to support himself all through his medical school and postgraduate years. He practiced family medicine in Huntington Beach, California from 1963-69 to pay off the debt. He then entered residency training in psychiatry at the University of California at Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Medicine, graduating in 1972. He also is a graduate of the Los Angeles Psychoanalytic Institute. Dr. Dorman is Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at UCLA, and has been practicing and teaching psychotherapy for over thirty years. Dr. Dorman's personal interests center around making art. He is an accomplished portraitist, working in charcoal, and colored pencils and chalks. He lives in Los Angeles.

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