In memory of Lloyd D. MacLean

In memory of Lloyd D. MacLean

Can J Surg 2015;58(4):224-25 | PDF

Jonathan Meakins, MD


Canadian surgery has lost one of its great leaders. Dr. Lloyd Douglas MacLean died in his sleep on Jan. 14, 2015, at 90 years of age. This commentary highlights his contributions to Canadian surgery.

Accepted for publication May 22, 2015

Affiliation: Former editor-in-chief, Canadian Journal of Surgery.

Competing interests: None declared.

DOI: 10.1503/cjs.008015

Correspondence to: J. Meakins, 1509 Sherbrooke St. W, Apt. 21, Montreal, QC, H3G 1M1;