Christopher Glenn Fichtner

Dr. Christopher Glenn Fichtner is the author of "Cannabinomics" - The Marijuana Policy Tipping Point. His background includes Univ. of California, Riverside (B.S., psychobiology, 1977); Univ. of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine (M.D., 1987); psychiatry residency at the Univ. of Illinois Medical Center in Chicago; Certificate in Medical Management awarded jointly by the Univ. of Southern California and the American College of Physician Executives; and board-certification in psychiatry. He also attended Columbia University in NYC (M.A., psychology, 1979) and Princeton Theological Seminary (M.Div., 1982), with a year of doctoral level work in religion and psychological studies at the Univ. of Chicago. Dr. Fichtner currently holds an appointment as Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at the Southern Illinois Univ. School of Medicine. Since 2008, he has worked as a staff psychiatrist for the Riverside County Department of Mental Health in southern California.