Dr Reef

Dr Reef

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Dubbed as "a medical messenger in a pop culture world", Dr. Reef Karim's medical and psychological expertise centers on the world of sex, drugs & relationships. Dr. Reef not only helps others but finds creative ways to inform and entertain.

Biography

-Featured on Oprah, Dr Phil, Chelsea Lately, GMA, The Today Show, Dateline and many more nationally broadcasted programs

- Co-author of the new dating book "Why does he do that? Why does she do that?"

-Contributing Medical editor for The Huffington Post, Forbes & Cosmo

-Founder & Director of The Control Center, a ground-breaking integrated outpatient treatment center for chemical dependency, behavioral addictions (sex, love, gambling, shopping, food, fame, internet/gaming addictions), mental health disorders, relationship therapy & personal development.

-Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the UCLA

Reef Karim is truly a man of diverse talents. Dr. Reef is a double board certified medical physician as well as a writer/host/performer. Using both sides of the brain, he not only helps others but also finds creative ways to inform and entertain.

Dr. Reef is also a well-known media personality with appearances on: Oprah, Dr. Phil, Larry King Live, Anderson Cooper 360, The Today Show, Dateline NBC, Good Morning America, Chelsea Lately and many others. In radio, he guest hosted on KFI AM 640 and was a regular guest on the Tim Conway Jr. Show on 97.1.FM. He has consulted and/or written for many feature films (including Laurel Canyon, Thirteen, Bourne Identity) and been a medical consultant on many television shows including Private Practice and Alias.

As a writer, Reef co-authored the new dating book “Why does he do that? Why does she do that?”, is a contributor for the Huffington Post, and his work has been profiled in Forbes, Christian Science Monitor, Details, Cosmo and others.

He is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the UCLA Semel Institute for Neuroscience, a Senior Attending Physician at the UCLA Medical Center and the founder and medical director of The Control Center in Beverly Hills, a cutting edge, integrated outpatient treatment center for chemical dependency, behavioral addictions (sex, love, gambling, shopping, food, fame, internet/gaming addictions), mental health disorders and relationship therapy.

Dr. Reef has been called “a medical messenger in a pop culture world” as his medical and psychological expertise centers on the world of sex, drugs & relationships.

Additionally, Dr. Karim is a Published Research Scientist in the fields of Behavioral & Chemical Addictions with articles in the International Journal of Neuroscience, Journal of Addiction Medicine and other prestigious journals.

For his medical, advocacy and media work, Reef Karim was voted one of People Magazine’s Sexiest Men Alive and voted one of the most Influential Indians in Television by the Indian Journalist Society.

Dr. Reef volunteers his time during domestic and international crises and frequently comes in as a keynote speaker at college campuses, corporate events and talks to adolescents about drug use, sex, relationships and out of control behaviors.

Set List

- Wireless or Lapel Mic
- Power point File Player
- Remote Control - Flips Powerpoint Slides
- Projector/Projection Screen
- Speakers powerful enough to play music to audience
- Stool
- Water Bottle