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Erwin T. Janssen, American health science foundation administrator, psychiatrist. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology; (subspecialty adult and administrative psychiatry).


Janssen, Erwin T. was born on August 31, 1936 in Aberdeen, South Dakota, United States. Son of Erwin Fredrick and Lydia Louise (Streng) Janssen.


Bachelor, Wartburg College, 1958. Doctor of Medicine, State University Iowa, Iowa City, 1962.


Intern, Harborview Hospital, Seattle, 1962-1963;resident in adult psychiatry, Karl Menninger School Psychiatry, Menninger Clinic, Topeka, 1968-1971;resident in child psychiatry, Karl Menninger School Psychiatry, Menninger Clinic, Topeka, 1971-1973;staff psychiatrist, Veterans Administration Hospital., Topeka, 1971-1973;unit director, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, 1973-1975;director admissions, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, 1975-1977;director continuing education, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, 1975-1978;director children's division, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, 1977-1987;vice president clinical network services, Menninger Foundation, Topeka, 1986-1992;vice president psychiatric, Children's Medical Center, Tulsa, Oklahoma, since 1992. Member child and adolescent committee National Association Private Psychiatric Hospitals, 1984-1988. Board directors Kansas Foundation for Medical Care, 1982-1987.


Captain United States Naval Reserve, 1966-1991. Fellow American Psychiatric Association. Member American Medical Association, American Academy Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, American College Physician Executives, American Association Psychiatric Superior vena cava syndrome forChildren (board directors 1985-1989), Shawnee County Medical Society (president 1987-1988), Oklahoma State Medical Association, Tulsa County Medical Society, Oklahoma Psychiatric Association, Association Child and Adolescent Hospitals (president 1981-1985).


  • Other Interests

    Avocations: photography, music, jogging, flying.


Married Maurine Adel Nissen, June 2, 1957. Children: Julie, Katherine Janssen Klaassen.