Canadian Medical Association

Morden, Man.; University of Manitoba, 1976; family medicine. Died Dec. 19, 2017, aged 65. Survived by his wife Kathy, 3 daughters and 1 granddaughter. “After training, Bob returned home to Morden in 1979 to continue the medical practice of both his father and his grandfather. Bob was a dedicated family physician who played an important role in promoting health care in rural Manitoba, including the development of the Clinical Teaching Unit at Boundary Trails Health Centre. He received several awards, among them the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal, and he was named one of Canada’s Family Physicians of the Year in 2002, and Morden’s Citizen of Distinction in 2017.”

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