Sheftell, Fred D.

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SHEFTELL, Fred D. American, b. 1941. Genres: Medicine/Health. Career: Brookdale Hospital Center, Brooklyn, NY, intern, 1966-67; Metropolitan Hospital, New York City, psychiatric residency, 1967-70, chief resident, 1969-70; New York Medical College, New York City, clinical instructor, 1969-70, assistant clinical professor of psychiatry, 1972-; psychiatrist in private practice, 1972-; Drug Liberation Program Inc., Stamford, Greenwich, Darien, and New Canaan, CT, medical director, 1972-79; New England Center for Headache, Stamford, co-founder and director, 1979-; Greenwich Hospital, Greenwich, associate medical director, headache inpatient unit, 1988-. Member of editorial board for Topics in Pain Management for Williams and Wilkins. Publications: WITH A.M. RAPOPORT. Headache Relief, 1990; (co-ed.) Headache: A Clinician's Guide, 1992; Headache Relief for Women, 1995; Headache Disorders: A Management Guide for Practitioners, 1996; Conquering Headache, 1998; (and with R.A. Purdy) Advanced Therapy of Headache, 1999. Contributor to medical periodicals. Address: New England Center for Headache, 778 Long Ridge Rd, Stamford, CT 06902, U.S.A.