Spiegel, David, M.D.
Jack, Lulu & Sam Willson Professor in the School of Medicine
Associate Chair of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
Director of the Center on Stress and Health
Medical Director of the Center for Integrative Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
RESEARCH AND CLINICAL FOCUS
  • Psychiatry, Stress and Health, Hypnosis, Psycho-Oncology
  • Medical Director, Stanford Center for Integrative Medicine
ACADEMIC APPOINTMENTS AT STANFORD
  • Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences with Tenure, 1991-present
  • Member, Stanford Cancer Institute
  • Member, Stanford Neurosciences Institute
PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION
  • B.A., Yale College, Philosophy (1967)
  • M. D., Harvard Medical School., Medicine (1971)
  • Residency: Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Harvard (1971-74)
  • Residency: Cambridge Hospital/Harvard (1972-74)
  • Fellowship: Laboratory of Community Psychiatry, Harvard (1973-74)
  • Board Certification: Psychiatry, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology (1976)
BIOGRAPHY
Dr. David Spiegel is the Willson Professor and Associate Chair of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences, Director of the Center on Stress and Health, and Medical Director of the Center for Integrative Medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine, where he has been a member of the academic faculty since 1975. He is Past President of the American College of Psychiatrists, and Past President of the Society for Clinical and Experimental Hypnosis, and a member of the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies. He has published eleven books, 371 scientific journal articles, and 156 book chapters on hypnosis, psychosocial oncology, stress physiology, trauma, and psychotherapy. His research has been supported by the National Institute of Mental Health, the National Cancer Institute, the National Institute on Aging, the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine, the John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, the Fetzer Institute, the Dana Foundation for Brain Sciences, and the Nathan S. Cummings Foundation.
 
MENTORS

Blau, Helen Margaret
Ph.D.
Duncan, James S
Ph.D.
Kishony, Roy
Ph.D.
Lin, Haifan
Ph.D.
Schoeler, Hans
Ph.D.
Spiegel, David
M.D.
Watt, Fiona M.
Ph.D., FRS, FMedSci