Canadian Medical Association

Prince Albert, Sask.; Punjab University (India), 1963; pediatrics. Died July 17, 2017, aged 78. Survived by his wife, Dr. Lalita Malhotra, 3 children and 6 grandchildren. "Tilak provided more than 40 years of service to the community of Prince Albert, and contributed immensely to national, provincial and local medical communities. He was the first pediatrician from Saskatchewan to be asked to participate on the board of the Canadian Paediatric Society, and also served as a council member for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan. As well, he was chair of the Credentials Committee for the Prince Albert Parkland Health Region, and served as vice-president of the regional medical association. He also participated in many other provincial and local health committees and boards. For his many years of dedicated service, he was awarded the Saskatchewan Order of Merit."