Katherine E. Paton Honored as 2018 Professional of the Year in Ocular Oncology
Farmingdale, N.Y. – Dr. Katherine E. Paton, of Vancouver, British Columbia, has recently been recognized as a Professional of the Year by Strathmore’s Who’s Who for her outstanding contributions and achievements in field of Ocular Oncology.
About Katherine E. Paton MD FRCSC
Dr. Katherine E. Paton is a Clinical Professor and Special Advisor to the Dean at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Paton received her medical degree from the University of Western Ontario. She interned at Vancouver Hospital and was a Resident in Ophthalmology at the University of British Columbia. Dr. Paton studied Ocular Oncology at the University of Toronto, Princess Margaret Hospital and the Hospital for Sick Children. Dr. Paton helped develop the only proton irradiation unit in Canada for ocular tumors, developed a diagnostic ultrasound imaging unit and provides ophthalmology care in the community. Dr. Paton is a recipient of the Vancouver YWCA Woman of Distinction Award in Health and Wellness. In her spare time, Dr. Paton enjoys skiing, hiking and classical music.
About Strathmore’s Who’s Who
Strathmore's Who's Who publishes an annual two thousand page hard cover biographical registry, honoring successful individuals in the fields of Business, the Arts and Sciences, Law, Engineering and Government. Based on one's position and lifetime of accomplishments, we honor professional men and women in all academic areas and professions. Inclusion is limited to individuals who have demonstrated leadership and achievement in their occupation, industry or profession.