The CAR was saddened to hear of the passing of Dr. William (Bill) Mason, on Wednesday, February 7, 2018. During his illustrious career, he served in executive capacities on numerous medical boards in Canada, was President of the CAR from 1995 to 1997, and Vice President of the Canadian Radiological Foundation in 2010.
Dr. Mason was also a dedicated ACR leader and former member of the Board of Chancellors (1989-2004) as the representative of the CAR. He later served as Vice President of the ACR from 2004-2005.
In 2007, the CAR awarded Dr. Mason with the CAR Gold Medal Award for his outstanding contributions to the Association as well as to the profession of radiology in Canada. It is the CAR’s highest honour.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home in Kentville and his obituary with reflections on his life and career can be viewed here: