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Psychiatrist

Morris Louis Sharp, American psychiatrist. Recipient Cutting Gold award for medicine and religion, 1972. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology. Life fellow American Psychiatric Association; member New England Society Psychiatry (life), American Medical Association, Massachusetts, Barnstable County, medical societies.

Background

Sharp, Morris Louis was born on August 2, 1908 in St. Louis. Son of Henry and Rebecca (Boxerman) Sharp.

Education

Doctor of Medicine Tufts U., 1932.

Career

R. Rotating intern St. Mary’s Hospital, East St. Louis, Ill, 1932-1933. Resident contagious diseases Belleville (New Jersey) Hospital, 1933. Member of staff Foxboro (Massachusetts) Eastern State Hospital, 1934-1952, assistant superintendent, director psychiatry, 1946-1952.

Assistant to commissioner Massachusetts Department Mental Health, 1952-1953. Superintendent Westboro (Massachusetts) Eastern State Hospital, 1953-1972, also hospital area program director. Private practice psychiatry East Falmouth, Massachusetts, 1972-1979.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional jours.

Membership

Member of staff Foxboro (Massachusetts) Eastern State Hospital, 1934-1952, assistant superintendent, director psychiatry, 1946-1952.

Connections

Married Ida Reiser, August 12, 1945.

father:
Henry Sharp

mother:
Rebecca (Boxerman) Sharp

spouse:
Ida Reiser