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Alfred Alvin Angrist, American pathologist. Recipient Townsend Harris medal College City New York, 1972; Alumni medal for distinguished service Downstate U. State New York.


Angrist, Alfred Alvin was born on March 25, 1902 in Brooklyn. Son of Isaac and Fannie (Levine) Angrist.


1 son, Burton M. Bachelor of Science, College City New York, 1922. Also postgraduate, College City New York. Doctor of Medicine Long Island College Medicine, 1926.

Postgraduate, Columbia, Rutgers University, New York Eye and Ear Infirmary, McGill University, Polytechnic Institute, Oak Ridge Institute Nuclear Studies, Cornell Univercity. Honorary Doctor of Science, Yeshiva U., 1970.


Intern, resident Bronx, City, Metropolitan hospitals. Instructor, assistant professor pathology New York Medical College, 1929-1934, associate professor pathology, 1934-1954. Professor, chairman emeritus department pathology Albert Einstein College Medicine, 1954-1969.

Director laboratory services Bronx Municipal Hospital Center, 1954-1969. Consultant District Attorney of Queens County. Consultant pathologist Queens Hospital Center (other hospitals).

Past board directors Health Insurance Plan Greater New York. Board of Governors Isaac Alpert Research Institute.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: New York State Journal Medicine.


Fellow College American Pathologists (founder). Member American Association Pathology and Bacteriology, American Society Experimental Pathology, American Society Clinical Pathology, New York Academy of Medicine, New York Pathol. Society (past president), Queens County Medical Society (past president), Queensboro Council Social Welfare (past president), Queensboro Tuberculosis and Health Association (director), International Academy Pathology, New York State Medical Society (vice president 1971), New Jersey Society Pathology, American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Academy Forensic Science, Harvey Society, American Federation Clinical Research, New York Academy Sciences, New York State Association Approved Public Health laboratories, American Medical Association.


Married Sylvia Maude Kasdan, June 9, 1932.

Isaac Angrist

Fannie (Levine) Angrist

Sylvia Maude Kasdan