Paul graduated with high honors in chemistry and was elected to Phi Beta Kappa. He went to Stanford Medical School, trained at Yale, and then completed a fellowship in pharmacology at the National Institute of Mental Health. Paul married Anna Haimowitz in 1994.
An academic psychiatrist, Paul loved mentoring his students. He focused his career on medication development and substance abuse treatment at VA medical centers, where he was honored to treat our veterans in San Francisco, Cincinnati, and, Portland, Ore., and Vancouver.
Paul died March 1, 2019, of ALS. We extend condolences to Anna and sons Marty and Eric. He is missed by classmates as a friend, physician, and scholar.