Ralph W. Gerard

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Birthday
7, 1900
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Feb 17, 1974 (73)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
7, 1900
Birthplace
Illinois
Death Date
Feb 17, 1974 (73)

About

Neurophysiologist who was best known for his work on the biological basis of schizophrenia. In his long and prolific career he has written over 500 scientific papers and nine books.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Chicago when he was 15 years old.

Trivia

He helped establish the Mental Health Research Institute in Michigan with his second wife Leona Bachrach Chalkey.

Family Life

He married the psychiatrist Margaret Wilson in the 1920s.

Associated With

He was influenced by Sigmund Freud.