Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Women in Medicine

Dr. Bondar was specifically interested in how eyes and ears help us balance and orient ourselves with respect to our surroundings. Additionally, her research into the effects of low gravity and...
1998 Inductee
As an avid researcher with a keen mind, Menten went on to mark her career with many important co-discoveries relating to blood sugar, hemoglobin and kidney functions. Menten consistently...
1998 Inductee
Dr. Brenda (Langford) Milner 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
A brilliant student, Dr. Abbott was one of the first women to obtain a BA from McGill University in 1890. Despite this, she was refused admission into McGill University’s medical school because of...
1994 Inductee

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