David Pothier (1973-2018)

"Live not as thought there were a thousand years ahead of you. Fate is at your elbow; make yourself good while life and power are still yours."

– Marcus Aurelius

 

Dear Colleagues and Friends,

The late David Pothier (1973-2018) was a giant in the field of endoscopic ear surgery, and his expertise and gifted teaching skills have benefited many surgeons and their patients both in Canada and around the world.

Please consider a donation to the David Pothier Travelling Fellowship in Endoscopic Ear Surgery. This fellowship by the IWGEES group will be awarded annually beginning in 2019 to support a new endoscopic ear surgeon to travel to a leading international centre for observation in the operating room, clinic, and participation in hands-on dissection courses.

Sincerely yours, 

Daniel J Lee, MD, FACS

Director, Paediatric Otology and Neurotology

Associate Professor of Otolaryngology, Harvard Medical School

 

Donations can be made online at https://www.gofundme.com/davidpothier/

 

Please check the Full Obituary: Dr David Pothier (15 December 1973 - 27 July 2018) for the selection of moving tributes from some of his dear friends and colleagues