Skip to main content
SUB-SERIES Identifier: RG M-CL02a, Series number 00137, 00138

Subseries: Bibring, Grete L. (Grete Lehner), 1899-1977. Portraits,, 1953-1963.


  • Creation: 1953-1963.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Access requires advance notice. Consult Public Services for further information.


4 photographs

Biographical / Historical

Grete Bibring, internationally known psychiatrist and student of Sigmund Freud, was the first woman to achieve full professorship at Harvard Medical School. M.D., University of Vienna, 1924. Appointed Head of the Department of Psychiatry, Beth Israel Hospital, Boston and Associate at Harvard, 1946. Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, 1950, Associate Clinical Professor of Psychiatry, 1955 and promoted to Clinical Professor of Psychiatry in 1961.


Repository Details

Part of the Center for the History of Medicine (Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine) Repository

The Center for the History of Medicine in the Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine is one of the world's leading resources for the study of the history of health and medicine. Our mission is to enable the history of medicine and public health to inform healthcare, the health sciences, and the societies in which they are embedded.

10 Shattuck Street
Boston MA 02115
(617) 432-2170