Lara Shirikjian DO - Licensed Member
Board Certified: Psychiatry & Neurology
Dr. Lara Shirikjian is a board certified psychiatrist in Los Angeles County. She received her undergraduate training at the University of California, Los Angeles with a B.A. in International Development Studies. A course in world health at UCLA David Geffen School of Medicine confirmed her initial interest in attending medical school. She completed a post-baccalaureate pre-medical program at Scripps College, through the joint W.M. Keck Science Program at Claremont McKenna College. She attended medical school at Western University, College of Osteopathic Medicine in Pomona, California. She went on to an allopathic internship and residency program at Harbor UCLA Medical Center. She completed her residency in psychiatry at Harbor UCLA as Chief Resident. Currently, she is Principal Investigator and Medical Director at CNS: A division of Apex Innovative Sciences, conducting research on new medication for various neurological and psychiatric indications.