Archives & Special Collections is pleased to announce that the Edgar M. Housepian Papers are processed and open for research.
Edgar M. Housepian was associated with Columbia University throughout his life. A graduate of Horace Mann (1946), Columbia College (B.A. 1949), and the College of Physicians and Surgeons (M.D. 1953), he was an esteemed faculty member in the Department of Neurological Surgery and the Neurological Institute and established international relationships within medical training programs. Housepian’s personal papers reveal many interesting aspects of his contributions as a neurosurgeon, faculty member, Armenian-American, and disaster relief leader.