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Stephen Harris Butler

Stephen Harris Butler, Canadian anesthesiologist, educator. Diplomate American Board Anesthesiology. Member Royal College Physicians Canada.


  • Butler, Stephen Harris was born on February 11, 1942 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Son of Gordon Cecil and Jean Strickland (Meeke) Butler.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Medicine, University Toronto, Toronto, Canada, 1966.


    • Instructor, anesthesiology University Washington, Seattle, 1970—1972, associate professor, anesthesiology, ned. director, pain center, 1982—2000, acting director, pain center, 1998—2000. Lecturer, anaesthesia McGill University, Montreal, 1972—1975. Chief, pain center Academic Hospital Uppsala, Uppsala, Sweden, 2000—2008, senior doctor pain center, since 2008.

      Consultant to pain research AstraZeneca, Sodertalja, Sweden, since 2008. Visiting scientist L'Institute National de la Sante et les Recherches Medicales U161, Paris, 1981-1982, 89-90.

    Major achievements

    • Diplomate American Board Anesthesiology.


    Member Royal College Physicians Canada.


    • Married Margareta Kristina Schiold, October 8, 1994. Children from previous marriage: Samantha Lise, Geoffrey Mark.
    • father: Gordon Cecil Butler
    • mother: Jean Strickland (Meeke) Butler
    • spouse: Margareta Kristina Schiold
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    Born February 11, 1942
    (age 75)
    • 1966
      University Toronto
    • 2008
      Uppsala, Uppsala Lan, Sweden
    • 1970 - 1972
      Seattle, Washington, United States
    • 1972 - 1975
      Montreal, Quebec, Canada, Quebec, Canada
    • 2008
      consultant, to pain research AstraZeneca