Canadian Medical Association

Salt Spring Island, BC; University of Salamanca (Spain), 1957; ophthalmology. Died Nov. 2, 2021, aged 89. Survived by his wife, Barbara Gaboury-Bustillo, 2 children and 5 grandchildren. “[After medical school in Spain] he was a resident in ophthalmology at St. Vincent’s Hospital in New York. He was under the direction of Dr. Ramon Castroviejo, who performed the world’s first successful human cornea transplant. With limited opportunity in Spain, Jose chose to come to Canada to practise ophthalmology at Edmonton. He retired in 2004, aged 73.”

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