In Memoriam

Dr. Abraham Besserman

(1935-2013)

Dr. Besserman died on November 2, 2013, at the age of 78.

He was a long-time APSA member and the first pediatric surgeon in Austin, Texas. "Dr. Besserman was the founder of Austin Pediatric Surgery Association, and started practice in Austin in 1973, where he practiced until his retirement in 2000. He will be remembered for his quick wit and generous heart," noted Dr. Robert Schlechter. Read Dr. Besserman's full obituary in the Austin Statesman. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in the memory of Dr. Abraham Besserman to Dell Children's Hospital or Hospice Austin.