Cherniack, Louis (1908– )
Physician, Department of Internal Medicine, Winnipeg
Clinic, Canada, beginning in 1947. He was born November 23,
1908, and studied at the University of Manitoba (M.D., 1932;
B.Sc., 1934). He was a member of the Royal College of Physicians,
London (1936); a fellow of the Royal College of PhysiEncyclopedia
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cians, Canada (1947); and a fellow of the American College of
Chest Physicians (1952). He served with the rank of lieutenant
colonel in the Royal Army Medical Corps from 1940 until 1947.
Cherniack took a parapsychological interest in the phenomena
of mediumship.