Selection Committee

Inductees are selected by a committee of prominent health and medical professionals from both the national and international communities. The committee acts at arm's length from the CMHF Board of Directors.
Roderick R. McInnes OC OOnt MD PhD FRSC (Chair)
Alva Chair in Human Genetics, Professor of Human Genetics and Biochemistry
Senior Investigator, Lady Davis Institute, Jewish General Hospital, McGill University, QC
Philip Marsden, MD
Platform Director, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science
St. Michael's Hospital
Professor of Medicine
University of Toronto, ON

David Anderson, MD FRCPC FACP
Dean, Faculty of Medicine
Dalhousie University, NS


Anne Martin-Matthews, OC PhD FCAHS
Associate Vice President Health
Professor of Sociology
The University of British Columbia, BC

Naranjan S. Dhalla, CM OM PhD FRSC
2019 CMHF Laureate
Distinguished Professor, University of Manitoba
Director of Cardiovascular Developments
Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences
St. Boniface Hospital Albrechtsen Research Centre, MB

Robyn Tamblyn, CM BScN MSc PhD FCAHS FRSC
Distinguished James McGill Chair and Professor Department of Medicine, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health Director, Division of Clinical Epidemiology, MUHC | Scientific Director, Clinical & Health Informatics Research Group, McGill University, QC

Vladimir Hachinski, CM MD DSc FRCPC
2018 CMHF Laureate
Professor of Neurology
Distinguished University Professor
Clinical Neurological Sciences
Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry
Western University, ON


Professor of Pediatrics, Surgery,  Immunology and Pathology/Lab Medicine
Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Cardiac Transplantation | Director, Canadian National Transplant Research Program | Director, Alberta Transplant Institute, AB


France Légaré, MD MSc PhD CCMF FCMF
Professeure titulaire
Département de médecine familiale et de médecine d'urgence | Université Laval
Chaire de recherche du Canada sur la décision partagée et l'application des connaissances QC

Cornelia (Nel) Wieman, MSc MD FRCPC
Acting Deputy Chief Medical Officer
First Nations Health Authority
President of the Indigenous Physicians Association of Canada, BC


About the CMHF

The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame (CMHF) celebrates Canadian heroes whose work advances health in Canada and the world, fostering future generations of health professionals through the delivery of local and national youth education programs and awards.

This enduring tribute to our country’s rich medical history is showcased here and in our physical exhibit hall in London, ON.