In Memoriam 2021 | Columbia University Irving Medical Center
Ernest Avril, PhD, retired associate professor of anatomy at VP&S, died June 6, 2021.
Laszlo Z. Bito, professor emeritus of ocular physiology (in ophthalmology) at VP&S, died on November 14, 2021.
Joseph A. Buda, MD, Emeritus Clinical Professor of Surgery at VP&S, passed away on June 3, 2021.
Tanya Carter, administrative clerk in the VP&S department of pathology and cell biology, died on June 13, 2021.
Stanley Epstein, MD, clinical professor of medicine at VP&S, passed away on November 7, 2021.
Niki Erlenmeyer-Kimling, PhD, retired professor of clinical psychiatry (in genetics and development) at VP&S, died on February 16, 2021.
Michel J. Ferin, MD, retired faculty member in Obstetrics and Gynecology and Cellular Physiology and Biophysics at VP&S, passed away July 16, 2021.
Peter Gouras, MD, professor of ophthalmology at VP&S, passed away on January 8, 2021.
Scott Hammer, MD, professor of medicine at VP&S and professor of epidemiology at the Mailman School of Public Health, passed away on November 17, 2021.
Kathleen Hickey, EdD, professor of nursing at the School of Nursing, passed away on March 14, 2021.
Robert J. Isaacson, DDS, clinical associate professor of dentistry at CDM, passed away on November 29, 2021.
Jay Meltzer, MD, Emeritus Clinical Professor of Medicine at VP&S, passed away on July 3, 2021.
Fawzia Muhammed, a first year MPH student at the Mailman School of Public Health, died on September 14, 2021.
Clayton Natta, MD, VP&S, retired associate professor of clinical medicine at Harlem Hospital Center, died on February 10, 2021.
Zena Stein, MBBCh, Emeritus Professor of Public Health at the Mailman School of Public Health, passed away on October 7, 2021.
Albert J. Thompson, DDS, clinical assistant professor of dentistry at the CDM, died on October 6, 2021.