Akikur Mohammad, M.D. is a board-certified psychiatrist with a second board certification in addiction medicine. He is an award-winning academic and serves as a professor, specializing in addiction medicine, at the University of Southern California’s Keck School of Medicine. Dr. Mohammad also founded and serves as the medical director for Inspire Malibu in Los Angeles, a science- and evidence-based drug and alcohol treatment facility that focuses on dual-diagnosis and treating patients with addiction and co-occurring disorders. His first book, The Anatomy of Addiction, was published by Penguin Random House in 2016.