L. Eugene Arnold M.D., M.Ed.
Eugene Arnold, M.Ed., M.D. is Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry at Ohio State University, where he was formerly director of the division of child and adolescent psychiatry and vice-chair of psychiatry. He graduated from Ohio State University College of Medicine summa cum laude, interned at University of Oregon, took residencies at Johns Hopkins, where he earned the M.Ed., and served in the U.S. Public Health Service. He is a co-investigator in the OSU Research Unit on Pediatric Psychopharmacology. He has 45 years’ experience in child psychiatric research, including the multi-site NIMH Multimodal Treatment Study of Children with ADHD (“the MTA”), for which he continues as executive secretary and current chair of the steering committee. For his work on the MTA he received the NIH Director’s Award. A particular interest is alternative and complementary treatments for ADHD. His publications include 9 books, 70 chapters, and 260 articles.