Rezső Bálint

Austro-Hungarian neurologist and psychiatrist (1874-1929)

Rezső Bálint (October 22, 1874 – May 23, 1929) was a Hungarian neurologist and psychiatrist. He discovered Bálint's syndrome.[1]

Rezső Bálint
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Born(1874-10-22)22 October 1874
Died(1929-05-23)23 May 1929
Budapest, Hungary
Alma materUniversity of Budapest
Known forBálint's syndrome
Scientific career
FieldsNeurology, internal medicine
InstitutionsUniversity of Budapest

Bálint studied medicine in Budapest, graduating in 1897. He habilitated in 1910, became extraordinary professor in 1914 and full professor in 1917. He died of thyroid cancer in 1929.