Michael Hefferon

Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Queen's University, Ontario

Currently a member of Dept of Pediatrics at Queens.
Was Chief Resident in Pediatrics 1986-86.
Staff Pediatrician with special interest in Oncology, Neonatology and Diabetes.

Author on Medical Myths;
Of Plagues and Vampires. Believable Myths and unbelievable facts from medical practice.
ISBN- 9780994017284.
2nd book on Medical Myths pending - July 2020; Woodpecker Lane Press.Kingston


  • 1986–present
    Adjunct assistant professor, Queens University


  • 1986 
    Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, FRCP(C)
  • 1976 
    National University of Ireland, M.B BCh.BAO


  • 1988
    Branhamella Catharralis Pneumonia, Pediatric Pulmonology

Professional Memberships

  • CPSO
  • Ontario Medical association
  • Society of Medical Writers of UK