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Maurice H. Greenhill

Maurice H. Greenhill, American psychiatrist, educator.

Background

  • Greenhill, Maurice H. was born on August 16, 1909 in Terre Haute, Indiana, United States. Son of Louis Lester and Estelle (Herzberger) Greenhill.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Arts, Univercity Rochester, 1931. Doctor of Medicine University of Chicago, 1936.

    Career

    • Postgrad. study psychiatry Worcester (Massachusetts) Eastern State Hospital, 1937-1939, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, 1939-1940, Boston City Hospital, 1940-1941. Member of faculty Harvard Medical School, 1939-1941. Associate professor Duke U. School Medicine, 1943-1952.

      Professor psychiatry U. Maryland., 1952-1955. Professor psychiatry, department chairman, director Psychiatric Institute, U. Miami (Florida), 1955-1957. Director Community Mental Health Board, New York City, 1957-1958.

      Clinical professor psychiatry Albert Einstein College Medicine, New York City, 1957-1965, professor clinical psychiatry, 1966-1967, professor psychiatry, 1968-1981, director psychiatry hospital, 1966-1981. Consultant High Point Psychiatric Hospital, Port Chester, New York, 1958-1981, also Chairman of the Board Governors. Private practice psychiatry, 1958-1981.

      Research and educational consultant to numerous medical, government, social agys. Consultant National Institute of Mental Health: special consultant surgeon-general United States Army, UPSHS. member of national advisory council Mended Hearts, Inc., 1976-1981. Board of directors Highland Hospital, Ashville, North Carolina.

      Chairman of the Board Richmond.

    Works

    • Author: Evaluation in Mental Health, 1955.

    Membership

    Member of faculty Harvard Medical School, 1939-1941. Member of national advisory council Mended Hearts, Inc., 1976-1981. Board of directors Highland Hospital, Ashville, North Carolina.

    Fellow American Psychiatric Association (life), American College Psychiatrists, American Association for the Advancement of Science. Member Group Advancement Psychiatry (Chairman of Commission on medical education), American Psychosomatic Society, Association. Member editorial board Communications in Psychology, Psychiatry and Behavior, 1975-1981.

    Connections

    • Married Estelle Markin, September 6, 1936. Children: Laurence, William, Andrew, Barry.
    • father: Louis Lester Greenhill
    • mother: Estelle (Herzberger) Greenhill
    • spouse: Estelle Markin
    • children: Laurence Greenhill
    • William Greenhill
    • Andrew Greenhill
    • Barry Greenhill
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    Died January 20, 1981
    (aged 71)
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