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Psychiatrist , psychoanalyst

Eugene I. Falstein, American psychoanalyst, psychiatrist. Diplomate: American Board Psychiatry and Neurology. Recipient Israel Scroll, 1957, Torch of Learning award Hebrew University, Jerusalem, 1976.


Falstein, Eugene I. was born on October 29, 1908 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Son of Samuel and Pearl (Levin) Falstein.


Bachelor of Science, University Illinois, 1928;Doctor of Medicine, University Illinois, 1930;Rockefeller fellow psychoanalytic training, Chicago Institute Psychoanalysis, 1936-1942.


Intern psychiatry, Elgin Eastern State Hospital, 1930-1931;psychiatrist, Elgin Eastern State Hospital, 1933-1937;intern, Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, 1931-1933;psychiatric clinic staff, Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center, Chicago, 1933-1940;faculty, Northwestern University Medical School, 1933-1937;child psychiatrist, Institute Juvenile Research, 1937-1942;assistant professor department criminology, University of Illinois, 1937-1951;attending psychiatrist children's division, Illinois Neuropsychiat. Institute, 1940-1951;clinical professor emeritus in psychiatry, Chicago Medical Schoolprivate practice psychoanalysis and psychiatry, 1946-1988;senior attending psychiatrist department of psychiatry, former chief adolescent care, Institute Psychosomatic and Psychiatric Research and Training, 1960-1975. Psychiatric consultant, advisory board Jewish Children's Bureau.

Honorary consultant NicholasPritzker Children's Center.


  • Diplomate: American Board Psychiatry and Neurology.


  • Other Work

    • Author science articles, chapters in books.


Board directors American Friends of Hebrew University, founder medical school. Board directors Jewish Federation Metropolitan Chicago, American Jewish Physicians Committee Served as lieutenant Commander United States Naval Reserve, 1942-1946. Fellow American Psychiatric Association (life), American Orthopsychiat.

Association (life), American Academy Psychoanalysis (life), American Academy Child Psychiatry (life), American Medical Association. Member Illinois Medical Society (life member. Member 50 Year Club), Chicago Psychoanalytic Society (life), American Psychoanalytic Association, International Psychoanalytic Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, Pan American Medical Association (life), Illinois Council Child Psychiatry (life member, past president), Illinois Psychiatric Society (founding member, past secretary, life), Alpha Omega Alpha, Phi Delta Epsilon.

Clubs: Ravisloe Country.


Married Charlotte Rosenfield, December 25, 1932.

Samuel Falstein

Pearl (Levin) Falstein

Charlotte Rosenfield