Dr E. Keith Borden: Inaugural president of the Canadian Association for Population Therapeutics

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Nigel S. B. Rawson
Roy West




Dr E. Keith Borden passed away in Simcoe, Ontario, on July 17, 2019 at the age of 87.1 He played a foundational role in the establishment of the Canadian Association for Population Therapeutics (CAPT).
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