Richard and Evelyn Meltzer of Bala Cynwyd, and Philip and Gloria Cowen of New York City announce the engagement of their children, Dr. Andrew J. Meltzer and Dr. Ellen B. Cowen.
Dr. Meltzer is a graduate of Yale University and Jefferson Medical College. A senior resident in surgery at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston, he is a research fellow in heart and lung transplantation at Harvard.
Dr. Cowen is a graduate of Bowdoin College and Jefferson Medical College. A senior resident in internal medicine at Boston Medical Center, she has been awarded a fellowship in general internal and preventive medicine.
Andrew is the grandson of the late Augustus and Edith Meltzer, and Samuel and Anne Barisch. Ellen is the granddaughter of the late Arthur and Elsie Cowen, and Eli and Beatrice Perlo.
The couple is planning a March wedding in New York City.