Dr. Robert B. Millman is the former Saul Steinberg Professor of Psychiatry and Public Health at Weill Cornell Medical College. He is the author of more than 100 scientific papers and book chapters and an editor of the Comprehensive Textbook of Substance Abuse. He is the former Medical Director for Major League Baseball, where he was an advisor on performance-enhancing supplements and steroids.
Dr. Millman graduated from Cornell and received his medical degree from the State University of New York, Downstate Medical Center in Brooklyn. He was trained in internal medicine at the New York Hospital and Cornell Medical College and then in psychiatry at Cornell’s Payne Whitney Psychiatric Clinic. He began his research career at the Rockefeller University, in the laboratory of Vincent Dole.