Dr. Irving Kolin has been in private practice in Orlando and Winter Park, Florida since 1971. He was Medical Director of Orlando Regional Medical Center Comprehensive Community Mental Health Center. He was also a founding Medical Director for the Medical Psychiatric Unit and Addiction Treatment Unit at Florida Hospital Center for Psychiatry.
Dr. Kolin earned a B.A. in Psychology from the University of Buffalo School of Arts and Sciences and an M.D. degree from the State University of New York School of Medicine at Buffalo. He served an internship in pediatrics, his residency in psychiatry, and a fellowship in child psychiatry at the Cornell University Medical Center, New York Hospital.
Following completion of his graduate education, Dr. Kolin was drafted into the United States Navy Medical Corp and served as a Lieutenant Commander in the Department of Neuropsychiatry at the Naval Hospital, Orlando, Florida.
Dr. Kolin held a teaching fellowship position in psychiatry at Cornell Medical University Medical College. After coming to Florida, he became a Clinical Professor in the Department of Psychology, visiting faculty at the University of Central Florida. He has also taught at the University of Florida College of Medicine and presently holds a Clinical Associate Professorship in the Department of Psychiatry. He has lectured at Cornell University, Duke University, Stanford University, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill and other leading medical schools.
Dr. Kolin is currently serving on the curriculum committee for the new College of Medicine at the University of Central Florida. Which will be accepting its first class in Fall of 2008.