A well-known Harvard psychiatrist who treats patients with eating disorders has given up his medical license after officials found he engaged in sexual misconduct with a bulimic patient. The Board of Registration in Medicine accepted the resignation of Dr. David B. Herzog on Wednesday, saying that after hearing from the woman who had been his patient, it took “the most serious, immediate and impactful action allowed by law in order to protect the public and prevent this physician from ever practicing medicine again.’’
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