Lucy Ozarin

American psychiatrist (1914-2017)

Lucy Ozarin (August 8, 1914 – September 17, 2017) was an American psychiatrist. She was born in Brooklyn, New York. She served in the United States Navy. She was one of the first women psychiatrists commissioned in the Navy, and she was one of seven women Navy psychiatrists who served during World War II.[1]

Lucy Ozarin
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BornAugust 8, 1914
DiedSeptember 17, 2017 September 17, 2017(2017-09-17) (aged 103)
Lucy Ozarin (2012)

During her late nineties, Ozarin wrote over fifty brief biographies of psychiatrists on Wikipedia.[2]

Ozarin died in Bethesda, Maryland on September 17, 2017 of respiratory failure at the age of 103.


  1. "A Remarkable Career in Psychiatry". Circulating Now. United States National Library of Medicine. August 18, 2014.
  2. Conuel, Thomas. "Dr. Lucy Ozarin, NLM Volunteer Extraordinaire!". NLM in Focus. August 24, 2012.