Dr. William J. Logan ’59
Majored in mathematics
Professor of Pediatrics, University of Toronto
Senior Neurologist, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto
Dr. William J. Logan ’59 graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Illinois College and then attended the University of Chicago School of Medicine. Logan received pediatric training at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Md., and the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Logan’s neurology training was at the Stanford University School of Medicine in Palo Alto, Calif., and Johns Hopkins Hospital. He spent two years as clinical/associate (NICHD/NIDR) and senior assistant surgeon in U.S. Public Health Service at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, Md.
Today, Logan is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada and is professor of pediatrics at the University of Toronto’s Department of Paediatrics and a senior neurologist at The Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. Logan is also a consulting neurologist at the Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital, Mount Siani Hospital, Surrey Place Centre, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre and the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health.
Logan has served as a member of the executive board of the International Child Neurology Association (ICNA); regional editor of the International Review of Child Neurology series; chief and founding editor of the ICNA’s web-based knowledge environment, ICNApedia.org; secretary general of the International Child Neurology Society; chairman of the Canadian Royal College Nucleus Committee on Neurology; president of the Canadian Association of Child Neurology; and a member of the executive board of the American Child Neurology Society.