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Henry Alexander Davidson, American physician. member of staff Veterans Administration Hospital.; Served to major, Military Cross, Australia, 1942-1945. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology.; Member American Psychiatric Association (parliamentarian), New Jersey Neuropsychiat. Association (president).

Background

Davidson, Henry Alexander was born on May 27, 1905 in Newark. Son of Louis L. and May (Tannenbaum) Davidson.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, 1928. Master of Science in Neuropsychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, 1931.

Career

Essex County Hospital, Cedar Grove, New Jersey, 1954-1969. Member of staff Veterans Administration Hospital. Lecturer in psychiatry Columbia, 1954-1973.

Board of directors Mental Health Association Essex County.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Forensic Psychiatry, 1952, 2d edition., 1965. Short History of Chess, 1949. Handbook of Parliamentary Procedure, 1955.

      Guide to Medical Writing, 1957. Editor: Journal Medical Society New Jersey, 1941-1973.

Membership

Member of staff Veterans Administration Hospital. Served to major, Military Cross, Australia, 1942-1945. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology.

Member American Psychiatric Association (parliamentarian), New Jersey Neuropsychiat. Association (president).

Connections

Married Adelaide Heyman, October 20, 1936. Children: Laurence J., Ellen M. Superintendent.

father:
Louis L. Davidson

mother:
May (Tannenbaum) Davidson

spouse:
Adelaide Heyman

children:
Laurence J. Davidson

Ellen M. Supt Davidson