Nebraska Authors

Walter J. Friedlander

AKA: Dr. Walter Jay Friedlander

Born 1919-06-06 Los Angeles, CA (USA)

Died 2009-05-01
Omaha, NE (USA)

Omaha, NE (USA)
Westlawn-Hillcrest Memorial Park

Places Lived

Los Angeles, CA
Berkeley, CA
San Francisco, CA
Framingham, MA
Ft. Bragg, NC
Bethesda, MD
Boston, MA
Albany, NY
Omaha, NE

Author Of

  • Nonfiction


Medicine; Humanities


Bachelor's Degree, University of California, Berkeley, CA
Degree in Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA


Staff Neurologist, Veteran's Administration Hospital, San Francisco, CA
Chief of Neurology, Ft. Bragg, NC
Director of the EEG Center, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Professor of Neurology, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
Director of the Center for Humanities and Medicine, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
Chief of Neurology for the Veterans Administration Hospital, Omaha

Places Worked

Cushing Veteran's Affairs, Veterans Administration Hospital, Framingham, MA,
Veteran's Administration Hospital, San Francisco, CA
United States Army, Fort Bragg, NC.
National Institute of Health, Bethesda, MD
National Veterans Epilepsy Center, Harvard University, Boston, MA
Director of the EEG Center, Albany Medical College, Albany, NY
Veterans Administration Hospital, Omaha
University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE


He wrote and published nearly 80 articles on neurology, the history of medicine, and medicine in literature.
In addition, he wrote 3 books on medical history and ethics.

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