Edith Joan Langner, MD

Edith Joan Langner, MD

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Dr. Langner practiced as an internist in New York City for 35 years, affiliated with Roosevelt Hospital, and New York-Presbyterian Hospital. She serves as Program Director of the Arts-In-Medicine Project, of the Program in Narrative Medicine of Columbia University, bringing medical students to museums to foster education in communication and empathy. Three members of her family by marriage have been affected by vascular Ehlers-Danlos, one daughter who died 3 years ago, and two active granddaughters in their 20’s. The family has been involved in fund raising.