Canadian Medical Association

Vancouver; University of Tartu (Estonia), 1944. Died March 4, 2018, aged 97. Survived by 2 children. “Laine was born in Sindi, Estonia, and graduated from medical school in 1944. She escaped with her husband and young daughter to Sweden in 1944, and after rewriting her exams practised medicine there. Laine immigrated to Canada with her husband and their 2 children in 1951, and they settled in Vancouver. She once more wrote and passed her medical exams in BC, and worked as a physician from 1954 until retiring in 1979.”