Brill, A.A. (Abraham Arden), 1874-1948Alternative names
Psychiatrist, author, lecturer, and translator of Sigmund Freud.
From the description of A.A. Brill papers, 1888-1994 (bulk 1908-1948). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70979877
1874, Oct. 12:
Born, Kanczuga, Austria
Immigrated to the United States
Ph.B., New York University, New York, N.Y.
M.D., College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
1903- 1907: Assistant physician, New York State Hospital, Central Islip, Long Island, N.Y.
1907- 1908: Studied with Pierre Marie in Paris, France, and Eugen Bleuler in Zurich, Switzerland Met Sigmund Freud in Vienna, Austria, and obtained permission to translate his writings into English
Married Kittie Rose Owen (died 1963) Entered private practice in New York, N.Y., the first psychoanalyst to practice in the United States
1908- 1914: Clinical assistant, Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, Vanderbilt Clinic, New York, N.Y.
Translated and published Sigmund Freud's Selected Papers on Hysteria and Other Psychoneuroses. New York: Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease Publishing Co.
Founder and first president, New York Psychoanalytic Society, New York, N.Y.
Published Psychoanalysis, Its Theories and Practical Application. Philadelphia: W. B. Saunders Co.
Major, consultant psychiatrist, Medical Reserve Corps, United States Army
Published Fundamental Conceptions of Psychoanalysis. New York: Harcourt, Brace.
1925- 1934: President, New York Psychoanalytic Society, New York, N.Y.
Appointed lecturer, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, N.Y.
Delivered the Thomas William Salmon Memorial Lectures, New York Academy of Medicine, New York, N.Y.
Published Freud's Contribution to Psychiatry. New York: W. W. Norton & Co.
Published Lectures on Psychoanalytic Psychiatry. New York: Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.
1948, Mar. 2:
Died, New York, N.Y.
Posthumous publication of Basic Principles of Psychoanalysis. New York: Doubleday
From the guide to the A. A. Brill Papers, 1888-1994, (bulk 1908-1948), (Manuscript Division Library of Congress)
- Psychoanalysis--Societies, etc
- Psychoanalysis--United States--Societies, etc
- China (as recorded)
- China (as recorded)
- United States (as recorded)