ColumnsAn Individual With 2 Distinct Nonpathologic IdentitiesPreskorn, Sheldon H. MD Author Information PRESKORN: Kansas University School of Medicine-Wichita, Wichita, KS Over his 40-year career, S.H.P. has worked with over 140 pharmaceutical and biotech companies in the United States and throughout the world. Over the past year, he has received grants/research support from or has served as a consultant, on the advisory board, or on the speakers bureau for Alkermes, BioXcel, Eisai, Janssen, Otsuka, Sunovion, and Usona Institute. All clinical trial and study contracts were with and payments made to the Kansas University Medical Center Research Institute, a research institute affiliated with Kansas University School of Medicine-Wichita. Please send correspondence to: Sheldon H. Preskorn, MD, Kansas University School of Medicine-Wichita, 1010 North Kansas Street, Wichita, KS 67214. Journal of Psychiatric Practice: January 2022 - Volume 28 - Issue 1 - p 48-49 doi: 10.1097/PRA.0000000000000600 Buy Metrics Abstract This article presents the case of a Vietnamese-American medical student who had 2 distinct identities which were not due to a pathologic process but rather were the result of learning. This case illustrates the complexity of brain function which is fundamental to psychiatry. Copyright © 2022 Wolters Kluwer Health, Inc. All rights reserved.