• David Feifel, MD, PhD, Professor, Physician and Neuropsychiatrist Extraordinaire at UC San Diego

    September 22, 2016

    This week, Richard and Joe welcomed Dr. David Feifel, neuropsychiatrist specializing in adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) and treatment-resistant mood disorders. He is the director of the Neuropsychiatry program, the Adult ADHD program, and the Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (TMS) program at UC San Diego Health.

    Dr. Feifel’s clinical focus is the diagnosis and treatment of psychiatric disorders stressing a biological orientation. He is Director of the Adult Psychiatric Services at UCSD Medical Center, which includes the Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Medicine Unit (NBMU), an 18-bed inpatient unit and the Consult / Liaison service

    Dr. Feifel is also a trained neuroscientist and a professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UC San Diego School of Medicine, where he teaches medical students, residents and postdoctoral fellows. He runs a basic neuropsychopharmacology laboratory on the campus of the UCSD Medical Center. His laboratory develops animal models to explore the biological mechanisms underlying psychiatric conditions such as psychosis and to assess the potential of novel pharmacological treatments, particularly ones aimed at neuropeptide targets.

    Dr. David Feifel earned a Bachelors of Science, Master’s Degree and a Ph.D. from the University of Toronto, Canada, where he also earned a Medical Degree. After completing an internship in Internal Medicine at the Toronto General Hospital, Dr. Feifel completed his residency training in Psychiatry at the University of California, San Diego, where he served as Chief Resident for the UCSD Outpatient Psychiatry Services in 1994. In 1995, he joined the faculty of the Department of Psychiatry where he currently holds the rank of full Professor. Dr. Feifel is a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in General Psychiatry and subspecialty of Psychosomatic Medicine and a Diplomate of the United Council of Neurologic Subspecialties in Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry. He is also a faculty member in the UCSD Neurosciences Graduate Program. Dr. Feifel is the Director of the Adult Psychiatric Services at UCSD Medical Center, and the senior attending psychiatrist on the Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Medicine Inpatient Unit (NBMU). In addition to being a Diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology in General Psychiatry, he is also certified in the subspecialties Psychosomatic Medicine, Behavioral Neurology and Neuropsychiatry. He has authored or co-authored numerous original scientific research papers, abstracts and book chapters.

    Among his distinctions, Dr. Feifel is an elected member of the American College of Neuropharmacology. He has been elected by his peers for inclusion in ‘Best Doctors in America’ and is cited in the Castle Connelly list of “Top Doctors”

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  • Bestselling Author Online Financial Radio Talk Show Host Richard Muscio

    August 20, 2012
    Great news! As of today, I am now a best selling co-author of an amazing project called The Rise. It’s a story of simple re-discovery and finding answers to the hard questions sitting in the back of our minds. Please visit my page on Amazon and order a copy for yourself, your friends, and those you love ... Read more
  • San Diego Tax Accountants Talk About Tax Planning Amid Bush Tax Cut Uncertainty

    August 18, 2012
    San Diego CPAs Don Eppich and Paul Polito discuss year-end tax planning and the Bush tax cuts. Polito Eppich specializes in serving companies with revenues between a half million to 150 million a year. Generally these businesses are dynamic, either growing or divesting, have complex tax structures and “thin financial management” meaning they need additional bandwidth ... Read more
  • Accounting Thought Leader and Talk Radio Show Host Richard Muscio Disputes Some Findings of AICPA Report About CPA Profession

    August 13, 2012
    In his video presentation, titled Unleashing the CPA’s Potential: The CPA of the Future, From Service Provider to Essential Advisor, Muscio reviews the findings of the AICPA report point-by-point. He explains and builds upon controversial remarks he made on his blog earlier this year that objected to some of the report’s key conclusions about increasing ... Read more
  • Business Analysis Expert Jason Kruger

    August 9, 2012
    Guest and business analyst, Jason Kruger, of Signature Analytics discusses how to make educated business decisions based on detailed analysis and technology, as well as the importance of financial structure within the business. Primarily, Mr. Kruger focuses on financial consulting, outsourcing accounting, budgeting and forecasting, temporary staffing, and permanent placement services which include part-time CFO ... Read more
  • Billie Jean King Visits for USTA Girls’ Nationals Tournament

    August 8, 2012
    Best Kept Tennis Secret in San Diego Billie Jean King has attended the USTA Girls’ 16-18 Nationals Tournament in San Diego for the last 17 years. The tennis competition is held at the George E. Barnes Family Jr. Tennis Center in Point Loma every August. Billie Jean King has had a pivotal role in bringing equality ... Read more
  • Carl Sheeler Video on Company Valuations

    August 7, 2012
    Extracting Value Using Intricacies of Business Valuations” Sponsor of the show, Carl Sheeler, PhD, CBA, AVA, Managing Partner, Business Valuations, Ltd. talks about valuing businesses, selling business, and he comments on the how the current financial and political environment affects buyers and sellers of different-sized companies. (1:30) Business Quotes from Carl’s Presentation Know Your Data.” Carl Sheeler Creating Wealth ... Read more
  • Carl Sheeler Talks about Company Valuations

    August 1, 2012
    Sponsor and Business Valuation expert, Carl Sheeler, is back to share some tips on maintaining company wealth! In this podcast, he discusses long-term value investing, the trade-off between liquidity and control, and how to look beyond taxes and regulations. Carl shares his knowledge on family businesses and the importance of good advice. During Carl’s 20+ ... Read more
  • CPA Horizons 2025 Report

    July 31, 2012
    In this video, Richard discusses his controversial remarks about the CPA Horizons 2025 report that concluded that “the services that CPAs provide have become so varied and diverse that the concept of core services is no longer representative of the profession.” This conclusion was reached based on interviews with approximately 5,600 CPAs. Richard’s original blog post ... Read more
  • CPA Richard Muscio Speaks to San Diego Trust Lawyers for CEU Credits

    July 31, 2012
    Richard is frequently a featured speaker at networking events and continuing education credit (CEU) events. This speech was given in June 2012. Contact Richard if you’d like him to speak at your next event. Business Succession Planning: “Can I Really Fire My Mother?” Read more
  • Vice-President of Charitable Organization Junior Achievement, Tara Michener

    July 25, 2012
    Our talk show guest Sunday, July 29th was Tara Michener, Vice-President of Development and Community Relations for the charity Junior Achievement. Tara, Richard and Joe discussed the organization’s mission to teach students smart money skills using a popular program called Biz Town for 5th graders, developed to reduce the drop out rate among students by ... Read more