Charles Grob

Charles Grob is a Professor of Psychiatry & Biobehavioral Sciences and Pediatrics at UCLA. His work with MDMA was the first FDA approved Phase 1 study. He co-founded the Heffter Research Institute and is also affiliated with the Lundquist Institute for Biomedical Innovation.


Charles Grob got his BS in 1975 at the Columbia University, and his MD at the State University of New York in 1979. His work with psychedelics started in the early 2000s and has been a starting point of much more research into psychedelics.

He is also the editor of the book Hallucinogens: A reader, published in 2002.

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