Author Biographical Info

Alan Bruce Cooper was born in New York, New York on August 19, 1928. He earned a BS in 1949 and a Master’s in immunogenetics in 1951 from Wesleyan University, followed by an MD in 1955 from New York Medical School. After serving as chief of pathology at Harvard University, he joined the Air Force. After his discharge as a major, he taught at Baylor College of Medicine and New Orleans Psychoanalytic Institute in psychiatry and psychoanalysis. He was also in private practice in Houston between 1968 and 1985. In 1986, Dr. Cooper was appointed medical director of the University of Texas Adult Ambulatory Psychiatric Services and was later a professor in the Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences. He died in Houston on December 29, 2002, of lung cancer.

Publication Date

9-1-2023

Keywords

Psychiatry, Mental health, Psychoanalysis, Psychiatry--Study and teaching, Mental health education, Houston (TX), Baylor College of Medicine, Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation, publications (documents), administrative records, research (documents), notes (documents), syllabi

Abstract

The Alan Cooper, MD papers document his career in psychiatry and mental health education in Houston, Texas. The collection includes syllabi, course materials, and correspondence relating to various classes and seminars. In addition, there are administrative publications from the Texas Department of Mental Health and Mental Retardation. The materials date from the mid-1970s to the early 1990s. See more at MS 153.

Comments

Source unknown. Assumed to be the creator. No accruals are expected for this collection.

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