Canadian Medical Association

North York, Ont.; Queen’s University, 1968; obstetrics and gynecology. Died April 7, 2022, aged 83. Survived by her husband, Heng Cheah, 2 children and 2 grandchildren. “After graduating from university in Singapore, she set sail for Canada to further her studies. She was 1 of only 3 women in her medical school class at Queen’s University, and 1 of very few women to pursue a career in surgery. She had a rich and fulfilling career as an obstetrician/gynecologist in Winnipeg, bringing multiple generations of babies into the world, often from the same family.”

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