Department of Pathology
Faculty of Medicine, University of Manitoba
|Gordon Bell||William Boyd||Daniel Nicholson||John M. Lederman|
Photos of Drs. Bell, Boyd, & Nicholson courtesy of the Faculty of Medicine Archives
Dr. Gabor Fischer is the current Department Head, appointed July 1, 2016.
Past Department Heads
|Medical College||Winnipeg General Hospital|
|1897-1915 Gordon Bell (Founder)||1897-1902 Gordon Bell|
|1916-1937 William Boyd||1902-1907 William Webster|
|1937-1954 Daniel Nicholson||1908-1915 Sidney J.S. Peirce|
|1954-1962 John M. Lederman||1916-1937 William Boyd|
|1962-1964 John Ridge, Acting||1937-1954 Daniel Nicholson|
|1964-1974 John P. Wyatt||1954-1975 Donald W. Penner|
|1975-1980 William Thurlbeck||1974-1980 William Thurlbeck|
|1981-1991 Drummond H. Bowden||1981-1991 Drummond H. Bowden|
|1991-1993 Norman Pettigrew, Acting||1991-1993 Norman Pettigrew, Acting|
|1993-1994 William Halliday, Acting||1993-1994 William Halliday, Acting|
|1994-2004 Frederick William Orr||1994-2004 Frederick William Orr|
|2004-2005 Ian Y.R. Adamson, Acting||2004-2005 Ian Y.R. Adamson, Acting|
|2005-2015 John G. Gartner||2005-2015 John G. Gartner|
Textbook of Pathology, an Introduction to Medicine, William Boyd, Lea & Febiger, Philadelphia, 1932.
William Boyd, Silver Tongue and Golden Pen, Canadian Medical Lives Series, Ian Carr, Fitzhenry & Whiteside, 1993.
Manitoba Medicine: a Brief History. Ian Carr and Robert E. Beamish, the University of Manitoba Press, Winnipeg, 1999.
A Study of Medical Specialization: the History of the Department of Pathology of the Winnipeg General Hospital (1883-1957), Guillermo E. Quinonez Salmon, 2007.
William Webster and Sidney J.S. Peirce: Two Forgotten Medical Directors of the Department of Pathology at the Winnipeg General Hospital (1898-1915), Guillermo Quinonez, Canadian Journal of Pathology 2014, 6:72-76.
Technology, Education, and Society in the Transformation of Canadian Pathology: the Department of Pathology at the Winnipeg General Hospital, 1936-1972. Guillermo Quinonez, Canadian Journal of Pathology 2013, 5:96-102.
Conflict and resolution: William Boyd's appointment to the Department of Pathology of the Winnipeg General Hospital. Guillermo Quinonez, Canadian Journal of Pathology 2012; 4:131-135.
Notes on the History of the Canadian Association of Pathologists, Association canadienne des pathologistes, Guillermo Quinonez, Laurette Geldenhuys, Canadian Journal of Pathology 2012; 4:18-21.
The Beginnings of Pathology in America. A Contemporary Analysis of William E. Horner's A Treatise on Pathological Anatomy, Guillermo Quinonez, Archives Pathology & Laboratory Medicine 2011; 135:1591-1596.
Neuropathology in Canada: The First One Hundred Years, Marc R. Del Bigio, N. Barry Rewcastle. Canadian Journal of Neurological Sciences 2010; 37(6):725-744.
The Origin of Basic Science Pathology: An Unrecognized Event in the Medical History Literature, Guillermo Quinonez, Canadian Journal of Pathology 2010; 2(3):13-18.
The Early History of Pathology/Laboratory Medicine at the University of Manitoba, her Teaching Hospitals, and the Provincial Laboratory, Harry Letts, Guillermo Quinonez, Canadian Association of Pathologists Newsletter 2007;50(4):14-19.
William Boyd Lecture: Haematologica Boydiensis, Tunc et Nunc, St. John's Newfoundland, July 18, 2006, Louis D. Wadsworth, Canadian Association of Pathologists Newsletter 2006; 49(4):7-11.
Donald W. Penner: William Orr, Guillermo Quinonez, Canadian Association of Pathologists Newsletter 2004; 47(3):20-21.