Dr. Caroline Bain
Caroline Bain graduated from medical school in Ontario, Canada and completed a family medicine residency in Edmonton, Alberta. She has a thriving family medical practice in Calgary Alberta with 5 other physicians. Her love of the oceans, water and travelling began as a child snorkelling in the Caribbean. She obtained her open water diver certification in 1985 and continued training eventually becoming certified as a Master Scuba Diver Trainer, cave diver and Advanced Trimix diver. To combine her work and passion, she completed training in diving and hyperbaric medicine first at the NOAA/UHMS course in Seattle, WA. Numerous courses followed most recently the Advanced Diving Medicine course in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She has been working at the hyperbaric chamber in Calgary since 1999 as well as performing recreational and commercial dive medicals as part of her practice. She is currently the medical director of the hyperbaric chamber in Calgary. She was elected to the board of the Canadian Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Association in 2018. In 2010 she successfully passed her Certificate in Travel Health. She has been involved in a number of expeditions and joined the 2019 Sedna Epic Expedition to Norway. In 2015, she was elected to membership in the Explorer’s Club. In her spare time, Caroline enjoys photography, yoga, playing golf, and skiing.