George Wright Rever, MD

Title: Psychiatrist, Health Facility Administrator
Company: Eastern Shore Psychological Services
Location: Easton, Maryland, United States

George Rever, Retired Medical Director at Eastern Shore Psychological Services, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Doctors for dedication, achievements, and leadership in psychiatry.

Having accrued more than 50 years of experience in psychiatry, Dr. Rever has become an authority in his industry. His career path began as a fellow of Harvard Medical School from 1960 to 1964, a psychiatrist at the Cambridge Court Clinic Division of Legal Medicine from 1960 to 1971, a psychiatrist at the Eunice Kennedy Shriver Center from 1967 to 1990, and a staff psychiatrist at Massachusetts General Hospital from 1964 to 1990. Continuing his career at Massachusetts General Hospital, he served as the director of the child psychiatry training program from 1967 to 1990, an assistant pediatrician from 1969 to 1971, a psychiatric consultant in the social services department from 1970 to 1974, and an honorary psychiatrist from 1991 to 2004. Dr. Rever excelled as the medical director of Family and Community Resources Inc. from 1979 to 1990, a child and adolescent psychiatrist of Queen Anne’s County Health Department from 1990 to 1992, a child and adolescent psychiatrist at the Talbot County Health Department from 1990 to 1992, and the medical director of the Choptank Community Health System from 2005 to 2008. He retired in 2012, after five years as the medical director of Eastern Shore Psychological Services.

Dr. Rever fought as a sergeant in the United States Army during the Korean War from 1950 to 1952.  Prior to becoming an esteemed psychiatrist, he pursued higher education with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland in 1950 and a Doctor of Medicine from the University of Maryland, Baltimore in 1957. He completed an internship at Mercy Medical Center from 1957 to 1958 and a residency in psychiatry and neurology at the VA Boston Healthcare System from 1958 to 1960. Dr. Rever was mentored by Grace Nichols, a social work professor who taught him a great deal about working with patients. He currently serves as an editorial consultant at the American Journal of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry.

Outside of his professional responsibilities, Dr. Rever remains informed of the changes and advancements in his industry through relevant organizations. He is a member of the American Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities, the Maryland Psychiatric Society, the American Medical Association and the American College of Forensic Examiners. Likewise, Dr. Rever is a fellow and distinguished life member of the American Psychiatric Association. In light of his many achievements in the field of psychiatry, Dr. Rever has received a number of awards and accolades throughout his career. He was awarded the Retarded Citizens Award from the Talbot County Association in 1993 and the Decorated Bronze Star Medal from the United States Army. Dr. Rever has been featured in several editions of Who’s Who in America, Who’s Who in Medicine and Healthcare, Who’s Who in the East, and Who’s Who in the World.

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