In Memoriam: Dr. Colin White
With the passing of pediatric nephrologist Dr. Colin White this summer, the BC renal community has lost a much admired and fondly regarded leader, physician and clinical educator.
Winner of the 2017 Wilma Crocket Award and numerous other awards during his career, Colin died July 29, 2018. He was 50 years old.
Colin was born in Scotland and grew up in New Brunswick. He received his medical training in Ottawa and London, Ontario before being recruited to BC Children’s Hospital in 2000, where he became leader of the dialysis program. He was also a clinical associate professor of pediatrics at UBC and involved in multiple provincial renal network committees and initiatives.