Dr. Owen Harper (Burn Gorman) is a medical officer and an alien hunting field agent for Torchwood Three. He is shot dead and is resurrected using an alien glove known as the Resurrection Gauntlet. He finally dies in a nuclear accident.
Dr. Julian Bashir (Alexander Siddig) is the chief medical officer on the space station Deep Space Nine under the command of Cmdr. Benjamin Sisko.
In childhood, his parents had him undergo genetic engineering enhancements that increased his mental and physical abilities.
V for Vendetta (2005) is an action-thriller movie set in a futuristic totalitarian Britain.
Dr. Delia Surridge was the head physician at the Larkhill detention centre where a virus was created through human experimentation on “social deviants” and political dissidents.
V: Beneath this mask there is more than flesh. Beneath this mask there is an idea, Mr. Creedy, and ideas are bulletproof.
Dr. Olivia Benford (Sonya Walger) from FlashForward (2009) is a surgeon in a major city hospital. She is married to FBI Special Agent Mark Benford (Joseph Fiennes).
All humans on Earth mysteriously lose consciousness for 137 seconds while they a vision of their life six months into the future.
Video Link: Janis Hawk – Back in surgery.
Dr. Benford’s aggressive approach to surgery is questioned by surgical intern Bryce Varley. Is she trying to preserve Jane’s fertility because of her ‘FlashForward’?
Rate This Doctor…
The TV show intro about injured astronaut Steve Austin (Lee Majors)…
“Gentlemen, we can rebuild him. We have the technology. We have the capability to make the world’s first bionic man. Steve Austin will be that man. Better than he was before. Better. Stronger. Faster.”
Video link: Six Million Dollar Man Intro
What can we buy for 6 million dollars today?
2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)
Dr. Heywood R. Floyd (William Sylvester) travels to the Moon to examine a large rectangular black monolith when suddenly sends a signal to Jupiter.
The computer is named HAL. The letters that follow H-A-L in the alphabet are I-B-M.
To Boldly Go Where No Medical Response Has Gone Before – U.S. Department of Homeland Security.
Just like Star Trek’s medical tricorder that measures vital signs from a distance,
A real doctor in outer space…
Robert Thirsk — doctor to the stars [Parkhurst Exchange].
The first Canadian to live in outer space will be a physician… on bisphosphonates.
This month, Dr. Robert Thirsk will begin a six-month stay on the International Space Station when he takes off on board a Russian Soyuz spacecraft on May 27.
Dr. Robert Thirsk – Canadian Space Agency.
The Andromeda Strain (1971) is based on the 1969 novel by Michael Crichton.
Dr. Jeremy Stone (Arthur Hill), Dr. Charles Dutton (David Wayne), Dr. Mark Hall (James Olson) and Dr. Ruth Leavitt (Kate Reid) investigate a deadly disease caused by an alien organism. They must discover why an infant and an alcoholic man are unaffected before the disease threatens all life on Earth.
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The Andromeda strain virus causes death by coagulating the blood and it has the ability to mutate.
Dr. Jennifer Keller (Jewel Staite) of Stargate Atlantis is promoted to Chief Medical Officer after the death Dr. Carson Beckett.