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Kermit Edward Osserman, American physician.


Osserman, Kermit Edward was born on June 21, 1909 in New York City. Son of Edward and Rose (Bowman) Osserman.


Bachelor of Arts, Johns Hopkins, 1929. M.D. cum laude, U. Maryland., 1933.


Sue. Adjunct physician dermatology Bronx Hospital, 1935-1939. Clinical assistant dermatology Mount Sinai Hospital, 1935-1940, senior clinical assistant gynecologist, 1940-1944, senior clinical assistant medicine, 1944-1951, research assistant medicine, 1945-1951, assistant attending physician, 1955-1961, physician in charge Myasthenia Gravis Clinic, Mount Sinai Hospital, 1951-1972, associate attending physician, 1961-1969, attending physician, 1970-1972. Associate attending physician Sydenham Hospital, 1951-1962.

Associate in medicine Columbia, 1961-1967. Associate clinical professor medicine Mount Sinai School Medicine, City Universitas Negeri Yogyakarta, 1966-1969, clinical professor medicine, 1970-1972. Consultant physician City Hospital at Elmhurst and Knickerbocker Hospital.


  • Other Work

    • Author textbook: Myasthenia Gravis, 1958. Associate editor: Journal Mount Sinai Hospital Contributor articles in field to professional journals.


Fellow American College of Physicians, New York Academy of Medicine, New York Academy Sciences. Member Harvey Society, American Academy Neurology, Royal Academy of Medicine (associate London), American, New York diabetes associations, American Heart Association, American Medical Association, New York State, New York County medical societies, American Society Pharmaceutical and Experimental Therapeutics, Phi Sigma Delta, Phi Lambda Kappa, Kappa Alpha Tau.


Married Dorothy S. Jacobs, June 2, 1935.

Edward Osserman

Rose (Bowman) Osserman

Dorothy S. Jacobs