Dr. Merv Shaw

Member at large

Dr. Mervin Shaw has worked with Dalhousie since 1958. After he graduated from McGill, he became Dalhousie’s associate director of athletics, and assumed responsibility for the football and basketball programs.

After Dr. Shaw graduated from Dalhousie Medical School in 1965, he served for three years with the Royal Canadian Air Force and spent 30 years practising family medicine. Throughout his career, Dr. Shaw participated in our preceptor program and served as the medical director of the Workers’ Compensation Board of Nova Scotia and as president of the DMAA.