The Globe’s Power 50 list

The Globe and Mail published its annual list of 50 individuals with the influence and desire to affect sport in Canada during 2012. Included in that list are Brian Day, Jack Taunton and Alex McKechnie – leading-edge sports medicine specialists.
Day pioneered teaching of arthroscopic surgical techniques at UBC. Taunton has run 62 marathons in between conducting clinical and exercise research into overuse injuries and injury prevention and exercise for the elderly. He also served as chief medical officer of the Vancouver 2010 Games. McKechnie is the head of sports science for the Toronto Raptors after eight years with the Los Angeles Lakers.

Globe and Mail, Tue Feb 7 2012, Page: S1