Rodhe, Gosta (1912– )
Swedish physician with special interest in psychical research.
Born on May 11, 1912, at Kristanstad, Sweden, he later studied
at Caroline Medical School, Stockholm (M.D., 1939). Before
becoming the chief medical officer of the (Swedish) National
Board of Education in 1959, he had been a practicing pediatrician
(1948–53), a child psychiatrist, and school psychiatrist
(1948–59). He was president of the Swedish Society for Psychical
Research for many years.
Sources
Pleasants, Helene, ed. Biographical Dictionary of Parapsychology.
New York Helix Press, 1964.