Cade, John Frederick Joseph (1912-1980)

Also known as
Cade, J. F. J. (John Frederick Joseph) (1912-1980)
Cade, Jack (1912-1980)
Cade, John (1912-1980)
Cade, John F. J. (1912-1980)
Cade, John Frederick Joseph, (AO FRANZCP) (1912-1980)
Field of activity
Medical Scientist; Psychiatrist
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Biographies

John Frederick Joseph Cade (1912-1980), medical scientist, was born on 18 January 1912 at Horsham, Victoria, son of David Duncan Cade, medical practitioner, and his wife Ellen, née Edwards, both Victorian...

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Jack Cade was Dean of the University of Melbourne's clinical school and was appointed professorial associate of the University in 1975. He is recognized as revolutionizing the treatment of manic depression (bipolar disorder) by introducing the use of lithium. After graduating with a medical degree from the University of Melbourne, Cade worked first at St Vincent's Hospital and then at The Royal Children's Hospital. In 1936 he joined the Mont Park (Bundoora Repatriation) Mental Hospital which is where he made his lithium discovery. In 1952 Cade was appointed Medical Superintendent at the Royal Park Mental Hospital and Lecturer in mental diseases at the University of Melbourne. In 1963 he became a Foundation Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP) and was later elected a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association. He has received many other honours throughout his career including the establishment of the John Cade Award offered by Victorian branch of the RANZCP.

  • Education - Bachelor of Medicine (MB) and Bachelor of Surgery (BS) completed at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Resident Medical Officer at St Vincent's Hospital, Melbourne
  • Career position - Resident Medical Officer at the Royal Children's Hospital in Parkville, Victoria
  • Career position - Officer at the Victorian Mental Hygiene Department / Medical Officer at Mont Park Mental Hospital
  • Career position - Major in the 2/9 the Field Ambulance of the Australian Imperial Forces
  • Life event - Prisoner of War in Changi Prison, Singapore
  • Career position - published in Medical Journal of Australia
  • Career position - Psychiatry Superintendent of the (Mont Park) Bundoora Repatriation Mental Hospital
  • Career position - Lecturer in mental diseases at the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - Medical Superintendent at the Royal Park Mental Hospital
  • Education - Doctor of Medicine (MD) completed at the University of Melbourne?
  • Award - Foundation Fellow of the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists (FRANZCP)
  • Career position - Chairman of the RANZCP, Victorian branch
  • Career position - President of RANZCP
  • Award - Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association
  • Award - Kittay Scientific Foundation Award received (co-recipient)
  • Award - Officer of the Order of Australia (AO) for distinguished service of a high degree in the field of medicine
  • Award - John Cade (Memorial) Lecture established by the University of Melbourne
  • Career position - John Cade Award established by the RANZCP, Victorian branch
  • Award - John Cade Memorial Prize established by the Faculty of Medicine, University of Melbourne

View the full record at Encyclopedia of Australian Science

Resources for John Frederick Joseph Cade

Selected resources (12)

Encyclopedia of Australian Science

  1. Cade, John Frederick Joseph
    Published: The University of Melbourne eScholarship Research Centre
    Series: Encyclopedia of Australian Science
  2. Cade, John Frederick Joseph (1912-1989), Medical Scientist
    Ironside, Wallace
    Published: Melbourne University Press, Melbourne, 1993
    Series: Australian Dictionary of Biography, 13, 330-331
  3. Lifework: Heroes of Australian Health
    Murray, James
    Published: Focus Publishing for [Medical Benefits Fund of Australia Ltd], Edgecliff, NSW, 1997
  4. Mending the mind: a short history of twentieth century psychiatry
    Cade, J. F. J.
    Published: Sun Books, South Melbourne, 1979
  5. The history of lithium therapy
    Johnson, F. Neil
    Published: Palgrave Macmillan, London, 1984
  6. Cade's observation of the antimanic effect of lithium and early Australian research
    Burrows, Graham D. and Tiller, John W.
    Published: 1999
    Series: Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 33, supp. 1, S27-S31
  7. John Cade and the discovery of lithium treatment for manic depressive illness
    Mitchell, Philip B. and Hadzi-Pavlovic, Dusan
    Published: 1999
    Series: Medical Journal of Australia, 171, 5, 262-4
  8. Obituary: John Frederick Joseph Cade
    Anon
    Published: 1981
    Series: Medical Journal of Australia, 1981, 1, 489
  9. On the 50th anniversary of John Cade's discovery of the anti-manic effect of lithium
    Mitchell, Philip B.
    Published: 1999
    Series: Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 33, 5, 623-8
  10. John Frederick Joseph Cade family memories on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of his discovery of the use of lithium in mania
    Cade, Jack F.
    Published: 1999
    Series: Australian and New Zealand Journal of Psychiatry, 33, 5, 615-8
  11. Finding sanity: John Cade, lithium and the taming of bipolar disorder
    More, Greg de and Westmore, Ann
    Published: Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, N.S.W., 2016
  12. The 'Mad Major' and his Idiosyncratic War: Linking Military Medicine and Lithium Therapy for Mania
    Westmore, Ann and Moore, Greg de
    Published: 2013
    Series: Health and History, 15, 12, 11-37

Resources by John Frederick Joseph Cade (6)

  1. Lithium in 1977 : in honorem John F.J. Cade / Mogens Schou
    Schou, Mogens
    [ Book : 1976 ]
    At Uni of Melb Library
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  2. First treatment of mania by lithium : [microform] / by John Cade
    Cade, J. F. J. (John Frederick Joseph), 1912-1980
    [ Book : 1984 ]
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  3. Lithium salts in the treatment of psychotic excitement / John F. Cade
    Cade, J. F. J. (John Frederick Joseph), 1912-1980
    [ Book : 1949-1982 ]
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  4. Mending the mind : a short history of twentieth century psychiatry
    Cade, J. F. J. (John Frederick Joseph), 1912-1980
    [ Book : 1979 ]
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    Mending the mind : a short history of twentieth century psychiatry
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  5. Depression / written, produced & directed by Mark Hamlyn
    Australian Broadcasting Corporation
    [ Video : 1984 ]
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  6. Research in affective disorders / edited by Graham D. Burrows and Edmond Chiu
    University of Melbourne. Department of Psychiatry
    [ Conference Proceedings : 1977 ]
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    Research in affective disorders / edited by Graham D. Burrows and Edmond Chiu
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