NSC Physician Speakers Bureau: Dr. Ezekiel Fink
Opioid and Addiction Prescriber Education
Dr. Ezekiel Fink is board certified in neurology, pain medicine and brain injury medicine. After completing his neurology residency as a chief resident at Albert Einstein, he did two separate pain fellowship's at Harvard's Massachusetts General Hospital. After completing training, he joined the staff of the Department of Neurology at UCLA, and became the system expert in pain for the seven-hospital Methodist system and outpatient clinics in Houston, Texas.
He is widely published in the field of pain management and spends a substantial amount of time on policy work, including extensive expert review/educational work with the California Medical Board and Department of Justice. Dr. Fink collaborates and partners extensively with clinical and public health entities, including the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the Federation of State Medical Boards and the National Security Council on issues regarding the opioid epidemic and proper opioid prescribing.