Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Health Sciences (Levy) records

Abstract: 

Records of the Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Health Sciences during the tenure of Robert I. Levy, 1986-1988; also included are records from his earlier roles as Senior Advisor to Columbia University and Vice President for Health Sciences, 1983-1986. Included are correspondence, committee minutes, reports, and contracts with Presbyterian Hospital and the New York City Health and Hospitals Corporation.

Columbia University's relationship with Presbyterian Hospital is the main subject documented in these records. Included are records relating to Presbyterian's lease of the Georgian Building on West 168th St. to Columbia to house the University's School of Nursing; agreements relating to the renovation of the old hospital buildings; correspondence relating to the Baker Field property; and the original closing documents regulating the entire modernization project signed by the hospital and the university in July 1985.

There is also a considerable amount of records on the development of the Integrated Academic Information Management System (IAIMS), a multi-institutional project funded by the National Library of Medicine.

Creator: 

Columbia University. Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Health Sciences.

Date [inclusive]: 

1982-1987.

Languages: 

English.

Physical Description: 

2.15 cubic feet (7 boxes)

Collection: 

Access: 

University records are closed for 25 years from date of creation.

Cite as: 

Office of Senior Associate Vice President for Health Sciences records (Levy), Archives & Special Collections, Columbia University Health Sciences Library.