Sat, 30 August 2014
Dr Raj Persaud talks to Dr Fiona Subotsky - the Psychiatrist of Jack the Ripper?
Psychiatrist Dr Raj Persaud talks to Dr Fiona Subotsky, an eminent Child and Adolescent UK Psychiatrist, with an interest in the History of Psychiatry and an archivist to the Royal College of Psychiatrists. She has researched the famous 19th Century series of gruesome murders which were committed in the area surrounding where the Royal College of Psychiatrists has just moved to, in the East End of London. In particular has analysed a psychiatrist who became prominent for claiming to have diagnosed and identified Jack the Ripper.