OBITUARY

Nickoloff, Dr. Edward

Orangeburg, NY - Tappan Location

Dr. Nickoloff, from Orangeburg, passed away on March 11, 2019 after a long illness. He was born in Harrisburg, PA and attended Central Dauphin High School, Carnegie Tech, Lebanon Valley College, the University of New Hampshire, where he received a Master’s of Science degree and the John Hopkins School of Public Health where he received a Doctor of Science degree with Distinction in 1977. Dr. Nickoloff was an Emeritus Professor of Radiology at the Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons and Chief Hospital Physicist at the Columbia University Medical Center for 33 years. He had lectured extensively at scientific conferences across the country, wrote two books on the subject of Radiation Physics; a book used
extensively in Radiology Residency programs across the USA, published 150 journal articles, 57 peer reviewed journal articles, 87 abstracts and held 24 offices in professional organizations. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Diane (Zambetti);daughter, Andrea; son Edward Jr.,and daughter-in-law, Katarina. He was an avid reader, Jack of all trades, and outdoorsman. Arrangements are being handled by Moritz Funeral Home in Tappan, NY (845-359-0890). There will be a viewing on Thursday, March 14th, 3:30-7:30pm and a Funeral Mass at St. Catharine’s Church, Blauvelt, NY, at 11am on Friday, March 15th. There will be a private burial in Harrisburg, PA. In lieu of flowers, please send donations In his memory, to a charity that is meaningful to you.