Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Neurology

Dr. Cynader obtained his BSc at McGill University in 1967 and his PhD from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in 1972. Following postdoctoral training, Dr. Cynader held positions at...
2014 Inductee
Dr. Murray completed his undergraduate education at St. Francis Xavier University and graduated with honours from Dalhousie Medical School in 1963. Following two years in general practice, he trained...
2014 Inductee
After obtaining his medical degree at the Albany Medical College in 1975, Dr. Hakim chose to focus his research on strokes, an unpopular area of study at the time. Completing his residency at the...
2013 Inductee
Dr. Aguayo trained in neurology at Toronto and McGill universities after graduating in medicine from the University of Córdoba in Argentina. In 1967 he was appointed an assistant professor in the...
2011 Inductee
In addition, Dr. Tator showed that post-traumatic ischemia is a major secondary injury mechanism. He invented the inclined plane technique of functional assessment. Dr. Tator was one of the first to...
2009 Inductee
David H. Hubel moved to Montreal at the age of three where he was raised and eventually graduated from McGill University with degrees in mathematics, physics, and medicine. Dr. Hubel has taught and...
2006 Inductee
Feindel completed his MD at McGill University and, after completing his PhD in neuroanatomy at Oxford University and his neurosurgical residency in Montreal, Dr. Feindel worked for two years together...
2003 Inductee
OVER A PERIOD OF EIGHT DAYS, Dr. Bondar circled our planet at thirty thousand kilometres per hour, conducting more than forty pioneering experiments in the world's first International Microgravity...
1998 Inductee
Charles Miller Fisher attended the University of Toronto Medical School and graduated in 1938. During the Second World War, Dr. Fisher was in a German prison camp for three and a half years. He...
1998 Inductee
Dr. Brenda Milner (née Langford) received her MA from Cambridge University in 1949. Her main interest focused on experimental psychology. While still completing her MA, she moved to Canada in 1944 to...
1997 Inductee
Dr. Herbert Jasper received doctorates from the University of Iowa and the University of Paris before coming to Canada to join famous neurosurgeon Dr. Wilder Penfield at McGill University's Montreal...
1995 Inductee
A fine example of perseverance and determination, Charles Drake completed his MD at The University of Western Ontario and made his contributions from his clinical base in London, Ontario. He interned...
1994 Inductee

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