Aníbal Silveira

Fellow: Awarded 1941

Field of Study: Medicine and Health

Competition: Latin America & Caribbean

Born: 03-17-1902

As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1941–42:

Latin American Exchange Fellows, 1941

Appointed from Brazil:

SILVEIRA SANTOS, ANÍBAL CIPRIANO DA:  Appointed for a study of the electrical activity of the cortex of the brain and its variation under pathological conditions; tenure, twelve months from November 4, 1941.

Born March 17, 1902, at São Roque, Brazil.  Education:  University of São Paulo, M.D., 1931.

Resident interne, 1930, Pathologist, 1931, Visiting Alienist, 1932, Resident Psychiatrist, 1935, Visiting Psychiatrist, 1938—, Juquerí Hospital, State Department for Psychiatric Assistance, São Paulo. Associate Professor of Psychiatry, Faculty of Medicine, University of São Paulo, 1941.

Publications:  Da clínica psiquiárica e do ambulatório de hygiene mental, 1931; O métodode Meduna em esquizofrênicos crônicos, 1941. Articles in Correio Paulistano, Gazeta Clínica, Revista de Medicina, Boletim de Higiene Mental, Revista de Neurologia e Psiquiatria de São Paulo, São Paulo Médico, A Folha Médica, Arquivos da Assistencia a Psicopatas, Neruobiologia, Brasil Médico, Zeitschrift für die gesamte Neurologie und Psychiatrie, Allgemeine Zeitschrift fü Psychiatrie und ihre Grenzgebiete.