Professor Emerita Ita Rebecca Kaiserman-Abramof passes away

Ita Rebecca Kaiserman-Abramof, professor emerita of anatomy, passed away earlier this month. Kaiserman-Abramof had a long career at Case Western Reserve University, teaching from 1971 to 2015. 

Prior to arriving at CWRU, Kaiserman-Abramof graduated from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais in Brazil (where she was born) with a degree in biology. She was a postdoctoral scholar at Harvard University from 1964 to 1967, before joining the faculty at Boston University Medical Campus.

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