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Yousuf Karsh, master photographer of the 20th century

The Estrellita and Yousuf Karsh Visiting Professorship in Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa, Canada

Established by Estrellita Karsh, and inaugurated in 2008, the visiting professorship brings to CHEO a distinguished physician from another medical center to share his or her expertise. The first visiting professor is Dr. Michael Shannon, Director of Emergency Medicine, Children’s Hospital, Boston. Dr. Shannon will be followed in 2009 by Dr. Steven Ringer, Chief of the Neonatal Department, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston.