A conversation with Dr. Day: the joys of notoriety

Kondro, Wayne
August 2007
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;8/14/2007, Vol. 177 Issue 4, p333
Academic Journal
The article presents the profile of Vancouver, British Columbia-based orthopedic surgeon Brian Day. Day began practising at the Vancouver General Hospital in 1978. Eventually, he decided to emphasize on the embryonic field of orthopedic sports medicine and arthroscopy. After graduating from high school at the age of 17, Day enrolled at the University of Manchester medical school. He became a doctor at the age of 21. He was a pioneer in the creation of the first surgical robot in the world. He is the first orthopedic surgeon to assume the presidency of the Canadian Medical Association (CMA).


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