The historical building that houses the Royal College turns 100-years-old in 2021. Take a curated stroll, with audio clips and photos, to learn its hidden secrets.
During the Second World War, Canadian research teams would become pioneers in the field of aviation medicine for inventing the Franks Flying Suit.
Between 2012 and 2014, the Canadian Forces established three chairs of military medicine, each one named after medical researchers who served as military medical officers during the Second World War and beyond.
Connaught Laboratories and its production of penicillin played an instrumental role in the Canadian war effort.
Dr. Best’s ability to connect disparate groups to function cohesively towards a single goal is of lasting importance to the history of medicine in Canada.
In this, my last message as Royal College CEO, I would like to convey my heartfelt thanks to you for your membership in the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and for your dedication and expert contributions to the benefit of the health and welfare of Canadian patients, communities and populations.