- Category : 1928-births
- Type : MGP
- Profile : 5/1 - Heretical / Investigator
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : LAX Demands 2
Australian doctor who successfully campaigned for legal access to abortion for women in the state of Victoria. In the process he received multiple death threats from the police and survived at least three attempts on his life, including shootings and arson. He was also to uncover political and police corruption.
He died of a heart attack on 16 January 1987 at Ararat, Victoria.
Wainer's life has been the subject of a documentary, "Abortion, Corruption and Cops – The Bertram Wainer Story" (2005, 52 mins) and a telemovie, "Dangerous Remedy" (2012, first broadcast 4 November 2012).