Canadian Medical Association

Halifax; University of Western Ontario, 1963; pediatrics; associate professor, Dalhousie University; honorary member, Canadian Medical Association. Died July 25, 2020, aged 75. Survived by her husband, Rev. Ted Thompson, and 2 stepchildren. “After medical school she was a research fellow in neonatology at the University of Pittsburgh and Magee Women’s Hospital. After 15 years in Pittsburgh, Dora came to Halifax and joined the staff at the Grace Maternity Hospital, and at the time of her death she was an active neonatologist at the IWK Hospital in Halifax. At the local, national and international levels, Dr. Stinson was actively involved in every aspect of neonatal medicine for many years, in research and administration, and directly in clinical treatment of children. Thousands of children and their families have known her skills and wonderful caring ways.”

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