Gary Kaplan, M.D., Ph.D.

Photograph: Gary Kaplan, M.D. head and shoulders portraitGary P. Kaplan M.D., Ph.D. is a neurologist, neuroscientist and educator, currently serving as the Director of Clinical Neurophysiology at North Shore University Hospital, and Clinical Associate Professor of Neurology at New York University School of Medicine. He has lectured extensively on Maharishi's Vedic Approach to Health and on Veda in human physiology. Prior to his appointment as Minister of Health Clinics in Maharishi's Global Country of World Peace, he served as the Executive Director for Perfect Health for the state of New York in Maharishi's Global Administration through Natural Law.

Dr. Kaplan received his bachelor of science degree in biology, with a special concentration in neurobiology and behavior, at Cornell University. He received his Ph.D. in neural science at Washington University and his M.D. at the University of Miami Ph.D. to M.D. program. He undertook post-graduate training in neurology at Yale University School of Medicine, where he also served as chief resident in neurology and clinical instructor. While an attending neurologist and director of the course in neuroscience at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, he received the Albert H. Douglas award from the Medical Society of the State of New York for outstanding achievements as a clinical teacher interested in promoting and improving medical education of physicians. Dr. Kaplan is the author of numerous articles in basic neuroscience research, clinical neurology, and Maharishi Vedic Approach to Health.

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