Mikhail Kogan, MD


Dr Kogan is a leader in the newly-established field of Integrative Geriatrics. He is the chief editor of the first definitive textbook of the field entitled “Integrative Geriatric Medicine”, published by Oxford University Press as part of Andrew Weil Integrative Medicine Library series and is frequent speaker at a variety of international conferences on the topics of Integrative Medicine and Geriatrics, healthy aging, and geriatrics, as well as neurodegenerative diseases, and use of medical cannabis. Additionally, he has published widely in both Integrative and Geriatric topics in leading US-based journals. Dr. Kogan currently serves as medical director of the GW Center for Integrative Medicine, associate professor of medicine in division of Geriatric and Palliative Care, and associate director of the Geriatrics and Integrative Medicine Fellowship Programs and director of Integrative Medicine Track program at the George Washington University (GWU) School of Medicine, as well as serving as part-time faculty member of the In addition to his academic roles at George Washington University Dr. Kogan serves on boards of number of GWU and national organizations including: George Washington Institute for Spirituality and Health, the GW Center for Aging, Health and Humanities, the American Board of Integrative Medicine within the American Board of Physician Subspecialists (ABPS), PlantMed, IM4US, Cannamedica, AlzLife, and others. Dr Kogan is also the founder and the executive director of AIM Health Institute, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area that provides integrative medicine services to low-income and terminally ill patients regardless of their ability to pay. In 2015, after after taking first Dale Bredesen’s training program, Dr. Kogan initiated Dr. Dale Bredesen’s Reversal of Cognitive Impairment (ReCode) program at GW Center for Integrative Medicine. Since Dr. Kogan has been leading efforts of researching effects of the protocol on patients with AD at GWU. For Dr. Mikhail Kogan, the practice of medicine, much like the rest of his life, has been a journey spanning many miles and many cultures, with valuable new learning and different perspectives accruing from each stage along the way. Those many experiences – here and abroad, in the classroom and the clinic, professionally and personally – have given Dr. Kogan the skills, openness, and inquisitiveness that set him apart, and distinguish him as a committed and caring practitioner within integrative medicine.