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Psychiatrist

George Albert Bishop, American Psychiatrist. Board certified psychiatry and neurology. With United States Air Force, 1956-1957. Fellow American Psychiatric Association; member Louisiana Psychiatric Association (executive advisor since 1982, vice president 1982, 92), Baton Rouge Psychiatric Association (president 1975, 82, 92.).

Background

Bishop, George Albert was born on October 22, 1932 in LaCrosse, Wisconsin, United States. Son of Albert Ferdinhan and Ida Lillian (Snolne) Bishop.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering, Notre Dame U., 1954; Doctor of Medicine, Marquette U., 1961.

Career

Intern, St. Thomas Hospital, Nashville, 1961-1962; resident psychiatry, Tulane Medical School, New Orleans, 1962-1965; director chronic treatment area, East Louisiana Eastern State Hospital, 1965-1968; director acute intermediate area, East Louisiana Eastern State Hospital, 1968-1970; director acute intensive treatment area, East Louisiana Eastern State Hospital, 1970-1972; assistant commissioner mental health and substance abuse, State Louisiana, 1976-1982; psychiatric program administrator substance abuse, State Louisiana, 1976-1982; director adult and adolescent substance abuse treatment programs, Greenwell Springs Hospital, 1976-1982; acting chief Executive officer, clinical director, Greenwell Springs Hospital, 1976-1980; psychiatric program administrator, Mental Health Region II, since 1985. Chief Bureau Substance Abuse, 1973-1975. Psychiatric program administrator Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Region II, 1982.

Psychiatric consultant Tulane Research Center, East Louisiana Eastern State Hospital, 1966-1972, acting chief Executive officer, 1985, 86. Assistant clinical professor psychiatry Tulane University School Medicine, since 1966. Consultant Louisiana Training Institute, 1966-1972.

Consultant, director children's treatmentsvc. Baton Rouge Mental Health Treatment Center, 1965-1972. Psychiatric consultant St. Gabriel Women's Prison, 1972-1979, East Baton Rouge Parish Prison, since 1979.

Achievements

  • Board certified psychiatry and neurology.

Membership

With United States Air Force, 1956-1957. Fellow American Psychiatric Association. Member Louisiana Psychiatric Association (executive advisor since 1982, vice president 1982, 92), Baton Rouge Psychiatric Association (president 1975, 82, 92.).

Connections

Married Katherine Teresina Connor, August 8, 1959. Children: Frances, George Albert Junior, Mary, Margaret, Thomas, John.

father:
Albert Ferdinhan Bishop

mother:
Ida Lillian (Snolne) Bishop

spouse:
Katherine Teresina Connor

children:
Frances Bishop

George Albert Junior Bishop

Mary Bishop

Margaret Bishop

Thomas Bishop

John Bishop