Canadian Medical Association

Vancouver; University of British Columbia (UBC), 1970; family medicine. Died June 13, 2018, aged 72. Survived by his wife Mavourneen, 4 children and 8 grandchildren. “After graduating from medical school, Richard practised family medicine in North Delta/Surrey, BC, for 37 years. After retirement, he became an associate professor of medicine at UBC, where he taught for 10 years. Richard also served as chief examiner for the Medical Council of Canada for the past 5 years. In all aspects of his medical life he was greatly respected for his compassion, his professionalism, his integrity and his humour.” A former patient wrote: “We had 4 children, and you took such good care of us all.”