Order of Canada
Wilfred Gordon Bigelow, O.C., M.D., LL.D., F.R.C.S.(C)
|Wilfred Gordon Bigelow, O.C., M.D., LL.D., F.R.C.S.(C)
|Officer of the Order of Canada
||June 22, 1981
||October 21, 1981
| An internationally acclaimed pioneer of hypothermia in heart surgery, he developed the leading Canadian centre for cardiovascular surgery at the Toronto General Hospital. Formerly senior surgeon of this hospital and professor at the University of Toronto, he is now Professor Emeritus and Chairman of the University's Cardiovascular Surgery Committee.
|Deceased on March 27, 2005.