Bekhterev Psychoneurological Institute

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The St. Petersburg Bekhterev Psychoneurological Research Institute (Russian: Санкт-Петербургский научно-исследовательский психоневрологический институт им. В. М. Бехтерева, НИИ им. В. М. Бехтерева) is a postgraduate education center and the oldest Russian scientific institution aimed at performing studies in the fields of neurology, psychiatry, psychology, and contiguous disciplines. The institute was established by Vladimir Bekhterev in 1907 with official support from the Emperor Nicholas II and the Russian Prime Minister P.A. Stolypin.[1] Having founded the institute, V.M. Bekhterev became its first director. At present it is headed by Nikolay Neznanov. The official Publication of the Institute is The Bekhterev Review of Psychiatry and Medical Psychology (Russian: Обозрение психиатрии и медицинской психологии им. В.М.Бехтерева)

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  1. ^ "Salutatory address by Prof. N.G. Neznanov, Director of the Institute". The Bekhterev Research Institute. Retrieved 6 June 2012. (in English)

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