In Memoriam

Dr. John H. Seashore


From Robert J Touloukian, MD, Professor Emeritus of Surgery and Pediatrics, Yale School of Medicine

I have the sad duty to inform you that John H Seashore, MD, of New Haven, CT, passed on December 5, 2014. Dr. Seashore served on the Faculty at the Yale School of Medicine from 1973 to 2003 and rose to the rank of Professor of Surgery and Pediatrics, retiring as Professor Emeritus while remaining active in surgical education for many years. He was a graduate of the Yale School of Medicine ,trained in General Surgery at Yale-New Haven Hospital, and completed his pediatric surgical training under James Talbert At the University of Florida . Dr. Seashore was a  leader in the field of intravenous nutrition and an expert in neonatal surgery. He was beloved by his surgical residents and Fellows in Pediatric Surgery. Dr. Seashore is survived by his wife Margareta, three children and two grandchildren. He is honored at Yale for his commitment and contributions to Pediatric surgery.