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Board

AFMC board of directors

The AFMC Board of Directors

AFMC is governed by the Board of Directors, comprised of the Deans of the 17 Faculties of Medicine and up to 4 public members.

Board Members

Dr. Margaret Steele

Dean, Faculty of Medicine
Memorial University of Newfoundland 
(Chair, AFMC Board of Directors)

Dr. David Anderson

Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Dalhousie University
(Past Chair, AFMC Board of Directors)

Dr. Brian Postl

Dean, Max Rady College of Medicine,
University of Manitoba

Dr. Patrick Cossette

Dean, Faculty of Medicine 
University of Montréal

Dr. John Yoo

Dean, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, Western University

Dr. Dominique Dorion

Dean, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences
University of Sherbrooke

Dr. David Eidelman

Vice-Principal (Health Affairs) & Dean

Faculty of Medicine, McGill University

Dr. Bernard Jasmin

Dean, Faculty of Medicine
University of Ottawa

Dr. Dermot Kelleher

Dean, Faculty of Medicine
University of British Columbia

Dr. Brenda Hemmelgarn

Dean, Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry
University of Alberta

Dr. Todd Anderson

Dean, Cumming School of Medicine
University of Calgary

Dr. Paul O’Byrne

Dean & Vice-President, Faculty of Health Sciences
McMaster University

Dr. Julien Poitras

Dean, Faculty of Medicine
Laval University

Dr. Jane Philpott

Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences
Queen's University

Dr. Preston Smith

Dean, College of Medicine
University of Saskatchewan

Dr. Sarita Verma

President and Vice Chancellor
Northern Ontario School of Medicine University

Dr. L. Trevor Young

Dean, Faculty of Medicine, Vice-Provost, Relations with Health Care Institutions, University of Toronto

Dr. Brent Norton

Public Member

Ms. Anne McFarlane

Public Member

Ms. Maureen Quigley

President, Maureen Quigley & Associates Inc.
Public Member

Dr. Kaylynn Purdy

Public Member

Board Standing Committees

Committee Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. Margaret Steele 

Board Director (ex-officio)

Dr. Paul O’Byrne 

Board Director (ex-officio)

Dr. David Eidelman 

Board Director (ex-officio)

Dr. David Anderson 

Board Director (ex-officio)

Dr. Dermot Kelleher 

Board Director (ex-officio)

Dr. Preston Smith 

Board Director (ex-officio)

Dr. Julien Poitras 

Board Director

Ms Maureen Quigley 

President and CEO 

Dr. Geneviève Moineau

Committee Chair

Dr. David Eidelman 

Board Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. Margaret Steele 

Past Board Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. David Anderson 

Board Director 

Ms Anne McFarlane 

Board Director 

Dr. Trevor Young 

Board Director 

Dr. Brent Norton 

President and CEO 

Dr. Geneviève Moineau 

Committee Chair

Dr. Julien Poitras 

Board Director 

Dr. Jane Philpott 

Board Director 

Dr. Brenda Hemmelgarn

Board Chair(ex-officio)

Dr. Margaret Steele 

Chair, AFMC Indigenous Health Committee 

Dr. Marcia Anderson  

Chair, AFMC EDI and Anti Racism Committee 

Dr. Saleem Razack 

Chair, AFMC Social Accountability Network

Dr. Erin Cameron 

Chair, AFMC Admissions Network

Dr. Rabiya Jalil 

Chair, AFMC Francophone Minorities Network

Dr. Danielle Barbeau-Rodrigue 

Chair, AFMC Global Health Network

Dr. Tasha Ayinde 

Chair, AFMC Distributed Medical Education Network

Dr. Sharon Hatcher

Public Member

Ms Seeta Ramdass

President and CEO

Dr. Geneviève Moineau

Committee Chair

Dr. Paul O’Byrne 

Board Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. Margaret Steele 

Past Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. David Anderson 

Board Director 

Dr. Dominique Dorion 

Board Director 

Dr. John Yoo 

President and CEO

Dr. Geneviève Moineau

Committee Chair 

Dr. Preston Smith 

Board Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. Margaret Steele 

Past-Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. David Anderson 

Board Director (ex-officio)

Dr. Kaylynn Purdy 

Board Director 

Dr. Julien Poitras 

Chair, AFMC UGME Committee

Dr. Claude Labrie

 

Chair, AFMC PGME Committee 

Dr. Matthieu Touchette  

Chair, AFMC CPD Committee 

Dr. Suzan Schneeweiss 

Chair, AFMC Student Affairs Committee

Dr. Greg Radu

Chair, AFMC Senior Education Deans Network 

Dr. Roger Wong 

Chair, AFMC Faculty Development Committee

Dr. Joanne Hamilton

AFMC VP Education

Dr. Anna Karwowska

President and CEO

Dr. Geneviève Moineau

Committee Chair 

Dr. Dermot Kelleher 

Board Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. Margaret Steele 

Past Chair (ex-officio)

Dr. David Anderson 

Board Director 

Dr. Brent Norton 

Board Director 

Dr. Bernard Jasmin 

Board Director 

Dr. Patrick Cossette 

Chair, AFMC Research Committee

Dr. Peter Nickerson  

Chair, AFMC Graduate Studies and Postdoctoral Scholars Committee 

Dr. Aimee Ryan

AFMC President and CEO

Dr. Geneviève Moineau

AFMC VP Research

Dr. Tara Beattie