The October 1, 2019, Google Doodle illustrated by artist Jarrett J Krosoczka is dedicated to the life and work of American psychiatrist Herbert Kleber.
October 1 marks the 23rd anniversary of Dr. Herbert Kleber’s selection to the prestigious National Academy of Medicine.
About Dr. Herbert Kleber
• Dr. Herbert Kleber was born on 19 June 1934 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.
• Dr. Herbert Kleber was a Professor of Psychiatry at Yale University from 1968 to 1989.
• He tried to find out why a person becomes addictive and how to get rid of that addiction.
• He was believed as one of the best psychiatrist and substance abuse researcher of the world.
• He also worked in the White House for two years. He was appointed as the deputy director for demand reduction in the Office of National Drug Control Policy.
• Dr. Herbert Kleber died at the age of 84 on October 05, 2018.
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