Improving health and patient outcomes Female reproduction

Female reproduction includes the internal and external organs that play a role in the emergence of new offspring.


Researcher Researcher
  1. 1930

    Drs. Browne, Thompson and Collip published critical papers discussing the successful isolation of an estrogen complex, later named Emmenin

  2. 1932

    Elizabeth Bagshaw founded Canada’s first birth control clinic

  3. 1940

  4. 1950

  5. 1960

  6. 1960s

    Prolactin was discovered

  7. 1970

  8. 1980

  9. 1990

  10. 2000

  11. 2010

  12. 2020

About the CMHF

The Canadian Medical Hall of Fame (CMHF) celebrates Canadian heroes whose work advances health in Canada and the world, fostering future generations of health professionals through the delivery of local and national youth education programs and awards.

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