|Edward James Moran Campbell|
August 31, 1925|
April 12, 2004 (aged 78)|
Dundas (Hamilton), Ontario
Edward James Moran Campbell, OC FRSC (August 31, 1925 – April 12, 2004) was a Canadian physician and academic. He was the founding Chair of the Department of Medicine at McMaster Faculty of Health Sciences from 1968 to 1975. He was also the inventor of the Venturi mask.
In 1968, he moved to Canada to become the founding chair of medicine at McMaster University's new medical school. There he helped to establish the schools teaching method. While living in Hamilton, ON he was an active member of the community and fought for the protection of the bike paths in the city.
He died in 2004 after a long battle with colon cancer.