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Psychiatrist , hospital administrator.

Peter B. Hagopian, Armenian psychiatrist, hospital administrator. Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology.; Fellow American Psychiatric Association (president Northern New England district branch 1959-1960); member American Medical Association, Massachusetts, Essex South District medical societies, New England Society Psychiatry (past president).; Club: Rotary.

Background

Hagopian, Peter B. was born on December 25, 1908 in Adana, Turkey. Son of Sarkis and Maritsa (Kachadoorian) Hagopian.

Education

Brought to the United States, 1921, naturalized, 1931. Bachelor of Science, Tufts U., 1935, Doctor of Medicine 1935.

Career

Resident in psychiatry Danvers Eastern State Hospital, Hathorne, Massachusetts, 1937-1941, chief staff, 1946-1949, superintendent, medical director, from 1953. Instructor psychiatry Medical School Tufts U., 1947-1949. Assistant psychiatry Harvard Medical School, from 1965.

1st assistant commissioner Massachusetts Department Mental Health, Boston, 1949-1953, acting commissioner, 1950-1951, chairman civil defense committee, from 1958. Associate director psychology Massachusetts General Hospital, from 1964. Consultant staff Salem Hospital, from 1973.

Chief psychiatry service Veterans Administration Hospital., Brockton, Massachusetts, from 1974.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Served with Army of the United States, 1941-1946. Diplomate American Board Psychiatry and Neurology. Fellow American Psychiatric Association (president Northern New England district branch 1959-1960).

Member American Medical Association, Massachusetts, Essex South District medical societies, New England Society Psychiatry (past president). Club: Rotary.

Connections

Married Teriz Malootian, December 23, 1951. Children: Debby, Peter B., Paul G.

father:
Sarkis Hagopian

mother:
Maritsa (Kachadoorian) Hagopian

spouse:
Teriz Malootian

children:
Debby Hagopian

Peter B. Hagopian

Paul G. Hagopian