Alumni Obituary: Dr. Boris Rikin, M.D.

UCT Alumnus Dr. Boris Rifkin, M.D. (M.B., Ch. B., 1954), passed away on April 18, 2011 in Naples, Florida.  Aside from being a well known psychiatric expert and office bearer in the American Psychiatric and Connecticut Medical Associations amongst other societies, Boris would also be remembered as a member of the UCT Baseball Team (captain in 1953-4) and the Rugby Team. Boris also played rugby for Combined Southern Universities.  Boris is survived by his wife, June, and two daughters, Moira Dest (FL) and Debra Farber (MA) and their families. UCT Fund and the entire UCT family sends deepest sympathies to the family of Dr. Rifkin.

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