A local southern Californian, Dr. Braslow grew up in the harbor area. He graduated from New York University with a degree in Film Studies and then went on to study medicine in Lausanne, Switzerland.
After completing his residency in Child Psychiatry at Cedars-Sinai in Los Angeles, he became Assistant Clinical Professor at UCLA. Currently, Dr. Braslow is the Medical Director for the Los Angeles Child Guidance Clinic as well as a voluntary professor at USC. A much-loved teacher and mentor, Dr. Braslow received the Teacher of the Year Award in 2010.