Dr. Hugh Scully

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Inducted 2000 – Significant Contributor

 

Dr. Scully has made an immense medical and safety contribution to the sport of auto racing in Canada. Working with safety proponents such as Jackie Stewart and Dr. Sid Watkins. As well as chief of surgery at Toronto General Hospital, Professor of Medicine at University of Toronto and immediate past-president of the Ontario Medical Association, current president of the Canadian Medical Association, Dr. Scully is also medical director of the Grand Prix of Canada/Montreal and the Molson Indys Toronto and Vancouver. As well, he is No. 2 in the world (behind Prof. Sid Watkins) on the FIA Medical and Circuit Safety Committee. Although not as visible to motorsport fans as the drivers, promoters, and team owners the contributions of people such as Dr.Scully are vitally important to the growth and prosperity of our sport.