Nelson Hendler graduated from the Princeton University, cum laude, in 1966, where he also played varsity lacrosse. He received his M.D. and M.S. degrees in neurophysiology from the School of Medicine, University of Maryland, has a research position at Mayo Clinic, and did his residency in psychiatry at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. Dr. Hendler was an Assistant Professor of neurosurgery at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine for 31 years, from 1975 until 2006. He also was the Clinical Director of Mensana Clinic, listed in Business Week as one of the 8 best chronic pain treatment centers in the USA. He has published 3 books, 33 medical text book chapters, and 58 articles in peer-reviewed medical journals. He has serve as the President of the Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Association of America and the American Academy of Pain Management, as well as a board member and officer of many nonprofit organizations, and for-profit companies, such as Columbia Bank.
Biography Updated on 7 September 2011