Author Biographical Info

Reginald Burbank, MD, was born in Pittsfield, Massachusetts on July 26, 1888. Dr. Burbank dedicated more than fifty years of his life to the study, research, and treatment of arthritis, rheumatism, and gout. Dr. H.J. Hadjopoulos conducted research alongside Dr. Burbank for forty-seven years, and Dr. Hadjopoulos’ name is attached to most of the medical research drafted and published in the manuscripts found within these papers. See more at


MS 218

Publication Date(s)

November 9, 2021




Arthritis, Gout, Rheumatology, Orthopedics, New York state (United States), Texas Medical Center, Houston (TX), American Medical Association, New York Academy of Medicine, L.G. Hadjopoulos, Reginald Burbank, booklets, clippings (information artifacts), correspondence, fieldwork (research), journals (periodicals), translations (documents), manuscripts (documents)


The Reginald Burbank, MD papers (MS218) is 2.5 cubic feet and consists of 5 documents boxes. Dr. Burbank’s papers include institutional publications, medical research, translations, books, pamphlets, correspondence, letters, newspaper clippings, typed manuscripts, typed manuscripts (drafts), and medical journals that document his research and career. See more at MS 218.


Dr. Reginald Burbank's papers are associated with the donation of his rare book collection in 1952. Additional materials were accessioned in 1971.



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