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Vladimir Bekhterev (1265)

Profession
Psychiatrist and Neuropathologist
Nationality
Russian
Born
1857, Sorali, Vyatka
Died
1927, Moscow
Short Biography
Vladimir Mikhailovich Bekhterev (also Bechterev; Russian: Влади́мир Миха́йлович Бе́хтерев; January 20, 1857 – December 24, 1927) was a Russian neurologist and the father of objective psychology. He is best known for noting the role of the hippocampus in ... Show more | More at Wikipedia
Education
  • M.D., Medical and Surgical Academy, St. Petersburg, 1881
Appointments & Honors
  • 1885-94, University of Kazan
  • 1894-1913, Military Medical Academy, St. Petersburg
  • 1913-18, Psychoneurological Institute, St. Petersburg
  • 1918-27, Brain Research Institute, Petrograd (Leningrad)