Harold Alexander Abramson

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Harold Alexander R. Abramson (November 27, 1899 – September 29, 1980) was an American physician (clinical allergist), remembered as an early advocate of therapeutic LSD. He played a significant role in the CIA's MKULTRA program to investigate the possible applications for LSD.

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Harold Alexander Abramson
Born(1899-11-27)November 27, 1899
Died(1980-09-29)September 29, 1980
New York
Alma materColumbia College (BA)
Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons (MD)
Known forearly advocate of therapeutic LSD
Scientific career
Fieldsclinical allergist