? Samuel I. Miles MD, PhD: Forensic Psychiatry, Psychopharmacology
8631 West Third Street, Suite 425E, Los Angeles, CA 90048
Ph: 310-659-1674
Fx: 310-659-2360

Curriculum Vitae

Samuel I. Miles, M.D., Ph.D.
8631 West Third Street
Los Angeles, California 90048
(310) 659-1674
Fax: (310) 659-2360
e-mail: doctor@drmiles.net

Diplomate, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology, with certification in:

  • General Psychiatry,
  • Addiction Psychiatry, and
  • Forensic Psychiatry

Licensed to practice medicine in California

Educational Experience

  • The Bronx High School of Science, Bronx,
    • New York, 1962 - 1966
  • The City College of New York,
    • New York, New York, 1966 - 1970; B.S. 1970
  • New York Medical College,
    • New York, New York, 1970 - 1974; M.D. 1974
  • Georgetown Medical Service, D.C. General Hospital,
    • Washington, D.C.
    • Medical Intern; July, 1974 - June, 1975
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
    • Resident Psychiatrist; July, 1975 - June, 1978
    • Chief Resident; June, 1977 - June, 1978
  • Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute, Beverly Hills, California
    • Clinical Associate; 1977 - 1986; Ph.D. 1986

Professional Activities

  • Private Practice of Psychiatry, 1978 - present
  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, 1978 - 1997
  • Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, 1998 - present
    • U.C.L.A. School of Medicine,
    • Los Angeles, California
  • Instructor, 1986 - 2005
    • Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute
    • Beverly Hills, California
  • Senior Teaching Faculty, 2005 - present
    • New Center for Psychoanalysis
    • Los Angeles, California
  • Independent Medical Examiner, 1984 - 1991;
  • Qualified Medical Evaluator, 1991 - present
  • Member, Medical Evidence Evaluation Advisory Committee, 2007 - 2011, 2014 - present
    • California Department of Industrial Relations
    • Division of Industrial Accidents
  • Member, Psychiatric Panel, 1990 - present
    • United States District Court, Central District of California
    • Superior Court, Los Angeles County
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
    • Attending Psychiatrist, 1978 - present;
    • Member, Medical Executive Committee, 2001 - 2005, 2011 - 2014;
    • Member, Committee on Well Being of Physicians, 1996 - present;
    • Member, Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, 1988 - 1991;
    • Member, Utilization Review Committee, 1990 - 1992;
    • Member, Quality Assurance Committee, 1983 - 1986;
    • Consultant, Cardiac Rehabilitation Department, 1981 - 1988
  • Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
    • Clinical Chief, 2011- 2014;
    • Interim Chair, January 2012;
    • Associate Clinical Chief, 1998 - 1999; 2005 - 2010; 2015 - 2016
    • Member, Inpatient Performance Improvement Committee, 1995 - 1999
    • Member, Departmental Performance Improvement Committee, 1998 - present
    • Chairman, Quality Assurance Committee, 1990 - 1992
    • Cochairman, Quality Assurance and Utilization Review Committee, 1984 - 1989
    • Member, Inpatient Advisory Committee, 1983 - 1985; 1987 - 1990; 1995
    • Member, Consultation-Liason Advisory Committee, 1986 - 1988
    • Member, Psychiatric Advisory Committee, 1984 - 1986
    • Member, Chemical Dependency Unit Advisory Committee, 1990 - 1992
    • Member, Utilization Review Committee, 1990 - 1993
  • Editorial Board, Reflections: Narratives of Professional Helping,
    • University Press, CSULB, 1995 - 1999
  • Subject Matter Expert, California QME Examination, 1994 - 1995
    • Cooperative Personnel Services
    • Sacramento, California

Professional Organizations

  • Southern California Psychiatric Society
    • Treasurer, 1997 - 1998;
    • Treasurer-elect, 1996;
    • Secretary, 1991 - 1992, 2002 - 2003; Council Representative, 1985 - 1988, 1992 - 1995, 2008 - 2011;
    • Program Committee, 2012 - present;
    • Private Practice Committee, 1985 - 2004, Chair, 1988 - 1992;
    • Medicare Task Force, 1996 - 2006, Chair, 2000 - 2002;
    • Government Affairs Committee, 1985 - 1990; LPS Task Force, 1996 - 1999;
    • Workers' Compensation Committee, 1992 - 2006;
    • Insurance Issues Study Group, 1986 - 1988;
    • Ad Hoc Committee on Peer Review, 1989
  • California Psychiatric Association
    • Managed Care Committee, 1990 - 1997;
    • Workers’ Compensation Committee, 1996-2010
  • Distinguished Life Fellow, American Psychiatric Association
    • Cochairman, Paper Session on Treating Cancer Patients, May 6, 1980
  • American College of Psychiatrists
  • Southern California Psychoanalytic Institute
    • Faculty member, 1986 - 2005: Executive Committee, 1992 - 1998;
    • Admissions Committee, 1988 - 2000; Program Committee, 1991 - 1995;
    • Selection Committee, alternate, 1991 - 1992;
    • Member, 1992 - 1995;
    • Ethical Standards Committee, 1991 - 2005;
    • Chairman 1993 - 1998;
    • President, Clinical Associate's Organization, 1981 - 1982
  • New Center for Psychoanalysis
    • Faculty member, 2005 - present; Panelist, Ethics Workshop, January 28, 2006
  • Fellow, American Academy of Psychoanalysis and Dynamic Psychotherapy
    • Evaluator, Special Continuing Panel on Psychoanalytic Work with Producers, Directors and Writers, May 4, 1984; Panel Presenter, Managed Care - A New Dilemma in Clinical Practice, May 23, 1993; Program Committee for Winter 1994 Meeting; Panel Presenter, Expert Witness: The Judicial System, December 11, 1994
  • Los Angeles County Medical Association
  • California Medical Association
    • Council on Legislation, 2014 - 2017
    • Council on Ethical, Legal & Judicial Affairs, 2015 - 2017
  • American Academy of Psychiatry and the Law
  • American College of Legal Medicine
  • American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • The New York Academy of Sciences

Publications

  • "Group Therapy in Medical Illness," in Grotjahn, et. al. (eds.) Handbook of Group Therapy Van Nostrand Reinhold, New York, 1983.
  • "Special Issues in Psychoanalytic Work with Producers, Directors, Writers," Academy Forum 28:3 p. 12, 1984.
  • Journal abstracts, Psychosomatics, 1985, 1986.
  • Review of: The New Harvard Guide to Psychiatry, in Overview section of Readings 4:1 p. 27, March 1989.
  • Review of: Ideas and Identities: The Life and Work of Erik Erikson, in Overview section of Readings, 14:1, pp. 25-6, March, 1999.
  • "A Case in Study -- Group Analytical-Medical Model," in Fehr, Scott S.Introduction to Group Therapy Binghamton, The Haworth Press, 1999. (Second Edition - 2003)
  • "Psychopharmacology" in Jamieson, Allan and Moenssens, Andre (eds.) Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science, John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, UK, 2009, pp. 2201-2210.
  • Edwards, CN, Miles, SI, Piper, A, "Deception: Truth Serum" in Jamieson, Allan and Moenssens, Andre (eds.) Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science, John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, UK, 2009, pp. 728-740.
  • "Psychopharmacology" in Jamieson, Allan and Moenssens, Andre (eds.) Wiley Encyclopedia of Forensic Science (Second Edition), John Wiley and Sons, Chichester, UK, (2015)

Honors and Awards

  • Cor_et_Manus for service; 1974
    • New York Medical College
  • New York State Regents Scholarship for Medicine; 1970 - 1974
  • President's Award for Service, 1995
    • Southern California Psychiatric Society
  • Fellow, 2001 Distinguished Fellow, 2004, Distinguished Life Fellow, 2011
    • American Psychiatric Association
  • Top Psychiatrist Los Angeles, Winter 2013, HealthTap.com
  • Top Psychiatrist in California, Fall 2014, HealthTap.com
  • Presidential Commendation Award, 2014
    • Southern California Psychiatric Society

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