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In Memoriam


Surgery Pioneer Edwin William Salzman, MD, 82

Edwin William Salzman, MD, Emeritus Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School, former Associate Director of the Surgical Service at Beth Israel Hospital, and former Chief of Vascular Surgery at Beth Israel Hospital, passed away on October 3 at the age of 82.

Thoracic Surgery Leader Frank Henry Ellis Jr., MD, PhD, 91
Emeritus Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School Frank ("Bunky") Henry Ellis Jr., MD, PhD, who served as Chief of the Division of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery at New England Deaconess Hospital from 1971-1989, passed away on September 26 at age 91.

Transplantation and Immunology Pioneer Fritz Heinz Bach, MD, 77
Fritz Heinz Bach, MD, Emeritus Professor of Surgery at Harvard Medical School and longstanding member of the Department of Surgery, the Division of Transplantation, and the Transplant Institute at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, passed away at his home on August 14 after a long illness. He was 77.