Canadian Medical Association

Ottawa; University of Ottawa, 1973; internal medicine, gastroenterology. Died Nov. 9, 2021, aged 74. Survived by his wife Hanan, 3 children and 5 grandchildren. “Ramzi came to Canada from Nazareth, Israel, in the 1960s to pursue his dream of a career in medicine at the University of Ottawa. He subsequently completed specialty training in internal medicine at McMaster University and in gastroenterology at the University of Ottawa. This was followed by research in clinical nutrition. He worked at the Riverside, Ottawa General and Ottawa Civic hospitals. Ramzi contributed to the teaching and supervision of learners from the University of Ottawa and abroad. He dedicated more than 40 years to the care of the sick in his community.”

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