Canadian Doctor, 50, Unexpectedly Dies While Running πŸ’‰

Dr. Paul Hannam, the Chief of Emergency Medicine at North York General Hospital in Toronto, died unexpectedly on Saturday while out for a run.

Doctor Hannam represented Canada in the 1996 Summer Olympics as a helmsman in the Men’s 470 Class sailing competition. He was an avid runner.

Paul Davidson Hannam received both his undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of British Columbia. He completed his studies in 1999 and was practicing family medicine by 2001. He spoke for Toronto’s Michael Garron Hospital in July 2018 after it received victims from the Danforth mass shooting in which two teenaged girls were killed.

RIP Paul D. Hanam (October 7, 1971 – July 16, 2022)