James Heilman

1979 - Today

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James M. Heilman (born 1979 or 1980) is a Canadian emergency physician, Wikipedian, and advocate for the improvement of Wikipedia's health-related content. He encourages other clinicians to contribute to the online encyclopedia. With the Wikipedia username Doc James, Heilman is an active contributor to WikiProject Medicine and a volunteer Wikipedia administrator. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of James Heilman has received more than 418,720 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 19 in 2019). James Heilman is the 713th most popular physician (down from 612th in 2019), the 1,040th most popular biography from Canada (up from 1,053rd in 2019) and the 11th most popular Canadian Physician.

Memorability Metrics

  • 420k

    Page Views (PV)

  • 33.62

    Historical Popularity Index (HPI)

  • 22

    Languages Editions (L)

  • 6.06

    Effective Languages (L*)

  • 2.65

    Coefficient of Variation (CV)


Among physicians, James Heilman ranks 713 out of 726Before him are William Hewson, Fritz Klein, Fernando Simón, Soumya Swaminathan, Siddhartha Mukherjee, and David Shulkin. After him are Atul Gawande, Ai Fen, Hinrich Romeike, Suniti Solomon, Deborah Birx, and Jonny Kim.

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Among people born in 1979, James Heilman ranks 721Before him are Natalya Nazarova, Jaimee Foxworth, Moussa N'Diaye, Simone Hauswald, Julie Berthelsen, and Liu Xia. After him are Håvard Klemetsen, Karen David, Lisa Loven Kongsli, Emil Dimitriev, David Healy, and Jan Hernych.

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In Canada

Among people born in Canada, James Heilman ranks 1,040 out of 1,622Before him are Jamal Murray (1997), Daniel Adair (1975), Scott Stevens (1964), Issey Nakajima-Farran (1984), Alessandro Juliani (1975), and Zack Ward (1970). After him are Peter MacKay (1965), Rob Ford (1969), Erik Guay (1981), Jessica Stam (1986), Christine Sinclair (1983), and François Arnaud (1985).

Among PHYSICIANS In Canada

Among physicians born in Canada, James Heilman ranks 11Before him are Norman Bethune (1890), William Osler (1849), Frances Oldham Kelsey (1914), Édouard Gagnon (1918), Lucille Teasdale-Corti (1929), and Maude Abbott (1868). After him are Alaa Murabit (1989).