The Anatomy of a Peripatetic Child Psychiatry Researcher

  • Reginald S. Lourie


As I understand my assignment, it is to answer two questions: (1) How did you get to be a researcher in child psychiatry? (2) What was behind the actual research studies? I accepted it because it offered the rare opportunity to look back and see how I got here and to give credits where they belong, particularly as there have been so many important influences along the way. It is a process that creates humility and a debt of gratitude, payable only by passing on what I have learned.


Head Start Child Psychiatry Comic Book Rhythmic Pattern Disadvantaged Child 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Reginald S. Lourie
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of PsychiatryChildren’s Hospital National Medical CenterUSA
  2. 2.Hillcrest Children’s CenterUSA
  3. 3.George Washington University School of MedicineWashingtonUSA

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