UPDATED ON: Wednesday, January 02, 2013
College of Family Physicians of Canada:
Francine Lemire, MD, CCFP, FCFP,
Executive Director and CEO
From The Globe and Mail
The College of Family Physicians of Canada welcomes Dr. Francine Lemire as Executive Director and CEO, and Chief Executive Officer of the CFPC’s Research and Education Foundation.
Dr. Lemire obtained her medical degree from McGill University, and completed her family medicine residency at Memorial University of Newfoundland. She practiced comprehensive family medicine for 23 years, and continued part-time with the Toronto Western Family Health Team.
Dr. Lemire served as National President of the College in 1998-1999. In 2003, she became Director of Membership, and in 2006 was promoted to Associate Executive Director, Professional Affairs. She has academic appointments at the University of Toronto and Memorial University of Newfoundland.
The CFPC represents over 28,000 members across Canada.