The Power List 2019
Fergall is Provincial Department Head of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. He specializes in pediatric pathology and his biggest interests include pediatric autopsy and prenatal and newborn screening. Nominators praise his strong leadership within the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, his contact with patients and families, and his work with medical students and residents. Notably, he was recognized for his efforts in hosting an outreach program for high school students to help expose them to laboratory careers from an early age. He is also a founding organizer and presenter for the Choosing Wisely Saskatchewan conference, which encourages appropriate test utilization and management by providing education to all healthcare professionals. Away from the laboratory, Fergall enjoys art galleries, cross-country skiing, and kayaking.