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MBChB FRANZCP MA
Forensic Psychiatrist
Graduate School of Medicine University of Wollongong

Publications

Recent publications

Robert M. Kaplan is the author of 'Medical Murder: The disturbing phenomenon of doctors who kill'. Allen & Unwin, June 2009.
  • Journal Articles
  • Magazine Articles
  • Newspapers
  • Op-Ed Pieces

Work in progress

  • Psychiatric Gadfly: Unanswered questions about Reginald Ellery, Australia's most distinguished psychiatrist between the wars
  • Exegesis on Ezekiel: Did the most extreme prophet in the Old Testment have the Geschwind/Gastaud Syndrome?
  • Holocaust Fabrication: The case of SM, including reviews of Bruno Bettelheim, Viktor Frankl, Benjamin Wilkomirski, Donal Watt and Mark Kurzem
  • Joseph Lis, psychopath and sex slaver, the real Jack the Ripper
  • Ten years after: Shipman reconsidered
  • Memoirs from a Marginal Medical Student: fragments discovered at the Austinmer archaeological site of the long-lost and widely sought text of the mysterious hermit living there in the past reveal the tragic musings of the deeply disturbed writer, psychiatrist and necrophile who was never able to realise his ambition to produce a comic book version of Das Kapital.

Published articles and columns for download

Austria-Fritzl

Austria-Fritzl An article by Robert M. Kaplan in Scope, the Irish medical magazine, in response to the revelations about Josef Fritzl.
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Hammer girl

Hammer girl A column by Robert M. Kaplan in Scope, the Irish medical magazine: Writing Up from Down Under.
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Cooking 1

Cooking 1 A column by Robert M. Kaplan in Scope, the Irish medical magazine: Writing Up from Down Under.
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Doctor to the Dictator

Doctor to the Dictator An article by Robert M. Kaplan in Scope, the Irish medical magazine, about Dr Theodor Morell, Hitler’s personal physician
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Michael Jackson

Michael Jackson A column by Robert M. Kaplan in Scope, the Irish medical magazine: Writing Up from Down Under.
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Poppy seed addict

Poppy seed addict A column by Robert M. Kaplan in Scope, the Irish medical magazine: Writing Up from Down Under.
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Freud lecture

Freud lecture, flyer Lecture by Robert M. Kaplan at Nicholson Museum Sydney University in conjunction with Sydney Jewish Museum.
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Neuropsychology of Shamanism

Neuropsychology of Shamanism Journal: Before Farming
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