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Portrait of Harry Barowsky, M.D., 1904-1983

Portrait of Harry Barowsky

Barowsky in the Fleur-O-Scope (NYMC Yearbook), 1931


Plaque dedicated to Harry Barowsky
Plaque dedicated to Dr. Barowsky, 1985

Life and Education

Birth: 1904  
Death: December 2, 1983


  • B.S., City College of New York, 1927
  • M.D., New York Medical College, 1931

Brief Biographical Sketch


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