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Charles Wilfred SAVAGE

Charles Wilfred SAVAGE

Male 1918 - 2007  (89 years)

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  • Name Charles Wilfred SAVAGE 
    Born 25 Sep 1918  Berlin, CT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    EDUC BS, Yale University 1939, MD University of Chicago 1945, MA Spanish Middlebury College 1999 
    OCCU physician, scholar, medical missionary, poet 
    RELI Episcopal 
    Died 12 Dec 2007  Sherwood Forest, Annapolis, MD Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I2025  The Turses
    Last Modified 14 Dec 2008 

    Father Willis Isaac SAVAGE 
    Mother Louisa Close HOWARD 
    Family ID F1453  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ethel Maureen TRUSS,   b. 3 Apr 1915,   d. 12 Nov 1990  (Age 75 years) 
     1. Charles Wilfred SAVAGE, Jr
    +2. Living
    Last Modified 25 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F1449  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 25 Sep 1918 - Berlin, CT Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • He served in the U.S. Navy from 1946 to 1953; became a practicing psychoanalyst; was an early researcher in LSD treatments for alcoholism at Spring Grove State Hospital; an assistant professor of psychiatry, emeritus, Johns Hopkins University; a professor of psychiatry at the University of Maryland; and was a lifetime member of the Baltimore and District of Columbia Psychoanalytic Society.

      Savage was a psychiatrist for the Virgin Islands Health Department from 1988 to 1992. In retirement, Savage became a medical missionary to Guatemala.

      By taking courses in Vermont over the course of several summers, he was conferred a master's in Spanish from Middlebury College in 1999. He published a book of poetry in Spanish and English, "Las Tinieblas en el Dia de Pentecostes." His poems have been accepted for publication in Aries, The Oak and the Courtland Review. He also published 50 papers on psychopharmacology and psychoanalysis, several papers were co-authored with his wife, Ethel. [1]

  • Sources 
    1. [S283] Dr. Charles Savage Obit.