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Meyer, Adolf

A Swiss-American (1866–1950) professor of psychiatry at Johns Hopkins University who introduced the concept of psychobiology.

Meyer, Adolf

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Swiss-born U.S. psychiatrist, 1866–1950. He proposed a theory of psychobiology that emphasizes the connections between occupational and social experiences and mental illness.

Meyer,

Adolf, U.S. psychiatrist, 1866-1950.
Meyer temporal loop
Meyer-Archambault loop - the fibers of the visual radiation that loop around the tip of the temporal horn.
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On February 19, Beers, philosopher William James, and psychiatrist Adolf Meyer form the National Committee for Mental Hygiene.
The expert they turned to, however, was none other than Cotton's erstwhile mentor, Adolf Meyer, who, in 1924, sent a young doctor, Phyllis Greenacre, to Trenton to ferret out the facts.
The Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives, Johns Hopkins University, Adolf Meyer Archive Collection, Series 1, Unit 2105, Folder 1.
In 1908, prominent psychiatrist Adolf Meyer articulated the emerging view of the mentally unhealthy child: "As a rule we are concerned less with aggressive mischief .
CLARK is director of the Adolf Meyer Chronic Pain Treatment Programs at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore.
Other recent honors include the Rhoda and Bernard Sarnat Award from the National Academy of Science, the Adolf Meyer Award from the American Psychiatric Association, and the Lieber Prize for Outstanding Research in Schizophrenia.
Patient care facilities include such world renowned specialty centers as the Wilmer Eye Institute, Adolf Meyer Center for Psychiatry and the Neurosciences, Brady Urological Institute, Clayton Heart Center, Meyerhoff Center for Digestive Diseases, the Children's Center, Oncology Center, Halsted Surgical Service and Osler Medical Service.
And the reader needs to be aware that in his flair for telling a good story dramatically, Shorter has people like Adolf Meyer "gasping" (p.