Find out more about the greatest Canadian Physicians, including Frederick Banting, Carolyn Bennett, Charles Tupper, Norman Bethune and Oswald Avery.
Erik EriksonErik Erikson
15 June 1902
American-German psychologist
Frederick BantingFrederick Banting
14 November 1891
Discoverer of Insulin

William OslerWilliam Osler
12 July 1849
Physician

Norman BethuneNorman Bethune
03 March 1890
Physician

Roberta BondarRoberta Bondar
04 December 1945
Astronaut & Neurologist

Charles BrentonCharles Brenton Huggins
22 September 1901
Physician & Surgeon
Andrzej Viktor ‘Andrew’ SchallyAndrew Schally
30 November 1926
Endocrinologist

Charles BestCharles Best
27 February 1899
Co-discoverer of Insulin

Charles KrauthammerCharles Krauthammer
13 March 1950
Columnist
Margaret ChanMargaret Chan
21 August 1947
Physician

John McCraeJohn McCrae
30 November 1872
Poet
Ian StevensonIan Stevenson
31 October 1918
Psychiatrist, Parapsychologist, University teacher

Rudolf VrbaRudolf Vrba
11 September 1924
Pharmacologist, Physician, University teacher

Wilder PenfieldWilder Penfield
26 January 1891
Surgeon, Neuroscientist, Neurosurgeon, University

Frances Oldham KelseyFrances Oldham Kelsey
24 July 1914
Pharmacologist

Oswald AveryOswald Avery
21 October 1877
Biologist, Physician, Geneticist
Hans SelyeHans Selye
26 January 1907
Endocrinologist

Robert ThirskRobert Thirsk
17 August 1953
Astronaut

Jack W. SzostakJack W. Szostak
09 November 1952
Biologist, Molecular biologist, Geneticist,

Ralph M. SteinmanRalph M. Steinman
14 January 1943
Canadian physician
Carolyn BennettCarolyn Bennett
20 December 1950
Politician, Physician

Henry MorgentalerHenry Morgentaler
19 March 1923
Physician
John HammJohn Hamm
08 April 1938
Politician

Emily StoweEmily Stowe
01 May 1831
Teacher, Physician

Wilfred GrenfellWilfred Grenfell
28 February 1865
Missionary
Samantha NuttSamantha Nutt
30 September 1969
physician

Anderson Ruffin AbbottAnderson Ruffin Abbott
07 April 1837
Physician
Camille LaurinCamille Laurin
06 May 1922
Psychiatrist

William Henry DrummondWilliam Henry Drummond
13 April 1854
Poet

J. Donald M. GassJ. Donald M. Gass
02 August 1928
American ophthalmologist
Philippe PannetonPhilippe Panneton
30 April 1895
Physician

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Hugh ChamberlenHugh Chamberlen
1632 AD
Physician
Arthur VinebergArthur Vineberg
24 May 1903
Surgeon

Andrzej W. SchallyAndrzej W. Schally
30 November 1926
Endocrinologist

John RolphJohn Rolph
04 March 1793
Physician

Alexander ShulmanAlexander Shulman
22 June 1915
Surgeon
Cecil George ShepsCecil George Sheps
24 July 1913
Physician