Canadian Medical Association

Antigonish, NS; St. Andrews University (Scotland), 1951; general practice, anesthesia. Died Oct. 15, 2019, aged 91. Survived by 2 children, 5 grandchildren and a great-grandson. “After Allan graduated from medical school and did his national service, the family emigrated to Antigonish, where he provided sole anesthetic services at St Martha’s Hospital for almost 25 years. He also served as medical examiner for many years, and was very active in promoting preventive health in areas that included a smoking ban at the hospital, compulsory seat-belt use and women’s health. He retired from medical practice at the age of 64.”

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