Canadian Medical Association

Victoria; University of Newcastle upon Tyne (England), 1953; family medicine. Died Dec. 27, 2017, aged 91. Survived by his wife Anne and 3 children. “After moving to Canada in 1956 and practising for a short time in Manitoba and Saskatchewan, Ian and Anne settled in Madsen, Ont., where Ian provided medical care to miners, Indigenous communities and the general population. The family moved to Burlington, Ont., in 1964, where Ian and Patrick Sweeney formed the Caroline Medical Group, where Ian practised until his retirement in 1992. Ian had many professional accomplishments over the years, especially his innovative research into the use of nurse practitioners in primary care. In retirement, Ian was an active volunteer and participant in food security and assistance programs for seniors.”