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Order of Canada

Wilfred Gordon Bigelow, O.C., M.D., LL.D., F.R.C.S.(C)

Full Name Honour Received Residence
Wilfred Gordon Bigelow, O.C., M.D., LL.D., F.R.C.S.(C) O.C. Toronto
Honour Appointment Investiture
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.
Updated: 2009-04-30
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