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Barowsky, Harry, M.D., 1904-1983: Home


Barowsky in the Fleuroscope, 1931


Plaque dedicated to Dr. Barowsky, 1985

Brief Biographical Sketch

Born: 1904  
Died: December 2, 1983¹

NYMC History:

Member, Board of Governors, NYMC Alumni Association²

Treasurer, Board of Governors, NYMC Alumni Association, 1970-1981³ 

Member, Editorial Board of The Chironian²

Director, NYMC Sarah C. Upham Gastrointestinal Clinic²

Upon his death, Dr. Barowsky left over $1.5 million dollars to New York Medical College4

Plaque presented May 25, 1985 to commemorate the Harry Barowsky Clinical Research Endowment4

Additional Biographical Information:

Secretary, American College of Gastroenterology, 1963-1967³

President, New York Academy of Gastroenterology²


M.D., New York Medical Collge, 19315
B.S., City College of NY, 19276

  1. Social Security Death Index, accessed via
  2. Chironian, Spring 1984 (100), p. 24
  3. NY Times, December 28, 1983
  4. Images, Winter 1986 (iv)1, p. 19
  5. Fleur-O-Scope, 1931
  6. Microcosm (City College of NY Yearbook), 1927, p. 61

Barowsky in the Archives

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