Additional Resources

Manuscript Collections

The National Library of Medicine. History of Medicine Division. Finding Aid to the Alan Gregg Papers, 1900-1985.

The Rockefeller Archive Center.


Schneider, William H. "The Men Who Followed Flexner: Richard Pearce, Alan Gregg, and the Rockefeller Foundation Medical Divisions, 1919-1951." In Rockefeller Philanthropy and Modern Biomedicine: International Initiatives from World War I to the Cold War. Edited by William H. Schneider. Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press, 2002.

Pressman, Jack D. "Human Understanding: Psychosomatic Medicine and the Mission of the Rockefeller Foundation." In Greater Than the Parts: Holism in Biomedicine, 1920-1950. Edited by Christopher Lawrence and George Weisz. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998.

Brown, Theodore M. "Friendship and Philanthropy: Henry Sigerist, Alan Gregg, and the Rockefeller Foundation." In Making Medical History: The Life and Times of Henry E. Sigerist. Edited by Elizabeth Fee and Theodore M. Brown. Baltimore, MD: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1997.

Wheatley, Steven C. The Politics of Philanthropy: Abraham Flexner and Medical Education. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press, 1988.

Gregg, Alan. The Reminiscences of Dr. Alan Gregg. Glen Rock, NJ: Microfilming Corp. of America, 1972.

Penfield, Wilder. The Difficult Art of Giving: The Epic of Alan Gregg. Boston: Little, Brown and Company, 1967.

Gregg, Alan. For Future Doctors. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1957.

Gregg, Alan. Challenges to Contemporary Medicine. New York: Columbia University Press, 1956.

Gregg, Alan. "The Place of Psychoanalysis in Medicine." In Twenty Years of Psychoanalysis. Edited by F. Alexander and H. Ross. New York: Norton, 1953.

Gregg, Alan. Furtherance of Medical Research. New Haven: Yale University Press, 1941.



Gregg, Alan. "Some Phases of Medical Education in Europe." American Medical Association Bulletin 28 (1933): 45-48.

Gregg, Alan. "The Future of Medicine." Federation Bulletin 23 (1937): 5-12.

Gregg, Alan. "Some Aspects of Higher Education in Europe." Harvard Medical Alumni Bulletin 12 (1937): 1-10.

Gregg, Alan. "The Significance of Research in Mental Disorders." Mental Hygiene 23 (1939): 1-11.

Gregg, Alan. "North American Responsibilities for the University, 1934-1954." Science 89, no. 2321 (23 June 1939): 569-574.


Gregg, Alan. "Medical Problems of Europe." Yale Review 30 (1940): 75-90.

Gregg, Alan. "Humanism and Science (The Linsly R. Williams Memorial Lecture)." Bulletin of the New York Academy of Medicine 17 (1941): 83-99.

Gregg, Alan. "Adaptation for Survival: Reflections on our Postwar Problems." American Journal of Nursing 44 (1944): 923-927.

Gregg, Alan. "Can Excellence Be Learned?" Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 19 (1944): 105-114.

Gregg, Alan. "Some Problems of Relief and Rehabilitation." The Military Surgeon 94 (1944): 140-143.

Gregg, Alan. "The Meaning of a Medical School." Rocky Mountain Medical Journal 42 (1945): 577-580.

Gregg, Alan. "Transition in Medical Education." Journal of the Association of American Medical Colleges 22 (1947): 226-232.

Gregg, Alan. "General Education in Preparation for Medicine." Journal of General Education 2 (1948): 91-95.

Gregg, Alan. "The Golden Gate of Medicine." Annals of Internal Medicine 30 (1949): 810-822.


Gregg, Alan. "Changing Values in the Western World." The American Scholar 20 (1951): 341-358.

Gregg, Alan. "Emergent Ability." Pharos 15, no. 1 (1951): 3-9.

Gregg, Alan. "Communication and Great Medicine." Journal of Medical Education 28 (1953): 17-21.

Gregg, Alan. "Creativeness in Medicine." Texas Reports on Biology and Medicine 11 (1953): 440-447.

Gregg, Alan. "Institutional Stability." University of Southern California Medical Bulletin 6 (1953): 8-15.

Gregg, Alan. "A Share in the Task Ahead." The American Review of Tuberculosis 67 (1953): 517-521.

Gregg, Alan. "Note on Military Medicine." Journal of the American Medical Association 152, no. 10 (4 July 1953): 962-963.

Gregg, Alan. "Medical Institutes." Canadian Medical Association Journal 70, no. 4 (April 1954): 449-453.

Gregg, Alan. "The Role of National Associations." Mental Hygiene 39 (1955): 18-25.

Gregg, Alan. "The Dormant Torment." American Journal of Public Health 46 (1956): 1495-1503.

Gregg, Alan. "The Future Health Officer's Responsibility: Past, Present, and Future." American Journal of Public Health 46, no. 11 (November 1956): 1384-1389.

Gregg, Alan. "On the Reading of Medical Literature with Remarks on The Derailment of Reason." US Armed Forces Medical Journal 7, no. 11 (November 1956): 1596-1604.

Bowers, J. Z. "Alan Gregg." Journal of Medical Education 32, no. 8 (August 1957): 586-587.


Weaver, W. "Medicine: The Now Science and the Old Art." Journal of Medical Education 35 (April 1960): 313-318.

Russel, J. M. "A Letter to Alan Gregg." Journal of Medical Education 43, no. 11 (November 1968): 1137-1142.


Brown, Theodore M. "Alan Gregg and the Rockefeller Foundation's Support of Franz Alexander's Psychosomatic Research." Bulletin of the History of Medicine 61, no. 2 (Summer 1987): 155-182.

Summergrad, P. Hackett. "Alan Gregg and the Rise of General Hospital Psychiatry." General Hospital Psychiatry 9, no. 6 (November 1987): 439-445.


Schneider, William H. "The Model American Foundation Officer: Alan Gregg and the Rockefeller Foundation Medical Divisions." Minerva 41, no. 2 (June 2003): 155-166.