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Our Board 
of Directors

Anne LEIS, PhD

Speech therapist, health psychologist and epidemiologist, Dr. Leis is Professor and Director of the Department of Public Health and Epidemiology of the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Saskatchewan. Since the 2000s, she has been involved in French-language healthcare and research to improve access to health services in French in Saskatchewan and elsewhere in Canada. She is leading the research component of the PHAC Départ Santé-Healthy Start project. She was President of the Saskatchewan French Health Network and is now the President of the Board of Société Santé en français. She is committed to improving the vitality of the Francophone communities across Canada.      

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Officers

Anne Leis, PhD
President

Blair Boudreau
Vice President
Nova Scotia

Abdoulaye Yoh
Treasurer
Saskatchewan

JoAnne Chalifour
Secretary
Southern Ontario

By Region

Atlantic

Claude Blaquière
Prince Edward Island

Blair Boudreau
Nova Scotia
Vice President

Théo Saulnier
New Brunswick (RAC)

Manal Badi
Newfoundland and Labrador
Treasurer

Michel Tassé
New Brunswick (RAOS)

Vacant
New Brunswick (RAFR)

Ontario

Angèle Brunelle
Northern Ontario

JoAnne Chalifour
Southern Ontario
Secretary

Michaël Dumoulin
Eastern Ontario

West

Diane Poiron-Toupin
Manitoba

Gisèle Lacroix
Alberta

Lily Crist
British Columbia

Abdoulaye Yoh
Saskatchewan
Treasurer

Territories

Dorine Dounla
Nunavut

Vacant
Yukon

Roxanne Valade
Northwest Territories