Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Neuroscience,
University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine
Dr. Jon Grant is a board-certified psychiatrist, professor and researcher. He completed an undergraduate degree at the University of Michigan, a master's degree at the University of Chicago, a law degree from Cornell University, a medical degree from Brown University, and a masters degree in public health from Harvard University.
Dr. Grant has written over 400 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters on the phenomenology and pharmacological management of impulse control disorders, particularly pathological gambling, kleptomania, and grooming disorders. He is the author of Stop Me Because I Can't Stop Myself, a book on impulse control disorders (co-authored with Dr. Suck Won Kim), and co-editor (along with Marc Potenza) of two books published by the American Psychiatric Association, Pathological Gambling: A Clinical Guide to Treatment and A Textbook of Men's Mental Health.
Dr. Grant's research is funded by the National Institutes of Mental Health.