Claude Bertrand (neurosurgeon)

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Claude Bertrand
Born (1917-03-28)March 28, 1917
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada
Died August 7, 2014(2014-08-07) (aged 97)
Montreal, Quebec
Nationality Canadian
Known for Neurosurgeon
Awards Order of Canada

Claude Bertrand, CC (March 28, 1917 – August 7, 2014) was a Canadian neurosurgeon.[1]

Born in Sherbrooke, Quebec, he received a Bachelor of Arts in 1934 and a Doctor of Medicine from Université de Montréal in 1940. Elected a Rhodes Scholar in 1940, he went to Oxford in 1946, to work under Professor LeGros Clarke and Professor Graham Weddell.[citation needed]

In 1971, he was made a Companion of the Order of Canada "for his research work and his contribution to the advancement of neurosurgery".[2]

He died on August 7, 2014.[3] He was 97 years old.


  1. ^ "Claude Bertrand, MD". Retrieved February 6, 2006. 
  2. ^ Office of the Governor General of Canada. Order of Canada citation. Queen's Printer for Canada. Retrieved 24 May 2010
  3. ^ "Claude BERTRAND obituary".