Dr. Dave Hepburn is an award winning syndicated columnist to more than 100 newspapers
across the United States and Canada. He is a recipient of the prestigious Canadian Community
Newspaper Association columnist of the year award as well as the Arizona Newspaper
Association columnist of the year.
Dave Hepburn is the author of "The Doctor Is In(sane)" which was nominated for several book awards.
Cohost of the Oprah Winfrey Network show Buyologic
Cohost of the popular national radio program "Wisequacks" heard weekly across Canada.
In 1995 Hepburn lived in the remote Pacific island of Tanna in the country of Vanuatu where, for most of a year he was the sole doctor and bush surgeon to 30,000 Tannese, many of whom had
never seen a white man. His remarkable Vanuatu exploits, including that of standing on the
edge of a volcano as it exploded were chronicled weekly on CBC radio.
Dr. Hepburn was a Canadian naval surgeon in the Persian Gulf War in 1991. Served as the
doctor for the Canadian Armed Forces’ West Coast fleet for three years. Instructor NBCW
(nuclear, biological, chemical warfare) medical treatment.
Doctor to the 1996 Olympic Games and marched into Olympic stadium in Atlanta. Medical
Director of the 1994 Commonwealth Games in gymnastics. Former team doctor to the national
rugby team as well as junior and professional hockey teams.
Director of Medical Relations on the Board of the David Foster Foundation.
Dr. Hepburn has coached at the highest level of hockey for 12 years and he himself entered the
Guinness Book of World Records as the highest scoring defenceman in the longest hockey
game in history.
His thrill seeking exploits have taken him around the globe and across the equator several
times. He is an avid outdoorsman and whitewater enthusiast, and has survived being a leader in
the Canadian Boy Scouts for 14 years.