Governance

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The main bodies of the QPHRN/RRSPQ are:

  • General Assembly
  • Executive committee
  • Steering committee
  • Students committee
  • Scientific Direction

The founding charter outlines the roles and responsibilities of each of its instances (English version yet to come)

General Assembly

The General Assembly comprises all regular members of RRSPQ. It takes place once a year.

Its functions are notably:

  • to endorse the strategic priorities;
  • to approve the annual report;
  • to elect members to the Executive committee;
  • to recommend to the three Funding agencies, upon proposal of the Executive committee, the appointment of a Scientific-Director;
  • to modify the statutes and regulations of the Network's Charter.

Executive committee

The QPHRN/RRSPQ is administered by an Executive committee composed of the Scientific Director, several regular members and a student representative.

Members (as of April 2021)

  • France Gagnon, Université TELUQ - Directrice scientifique du Réseau
  • Béatrice Godard, UdeM
  • Louise Hamelin-Brabant, ULaval
  • Marc Lemire, INSPQ
  • Joseph Lévy, UQAM
  • Samuel St-Amour, UQAM

Steering committee

The Steering committee is composed of the Scientific Director and of the persons in charge of the QPHRN axes and programs.
Its role is

Members (as of April 2021)

  • Carole Clavier, UQAM (Public Policy and Population Health Axis)
  • Émilie Dionne, ULaval (Information and communication technologies & Health Axis)
  • Sophie Dupéré, ULaval (Social Health Inequalities and Equity Axis)
  • Anne Guichard, ULaval (Social Health Inequalities and Equity Axis)
  • Marie-Josée Fleury, McGill University (Population Mental Health Axis)
  • Marie-Pierre Gagnon, ULaval (Information and communication technologies & Health Axis)
  • Matthew Hunt, McGill University (Ethics Axis)
  • Lisa Merry, UdeM, (Global Health Axis and GHR-CAPS Program)
  • Pasquale Roberge, USherbrooke (Population Mental Health Axis)

Student committee

Members (as of April 2021)

  • Samuel St-Amour, UQAM, Président
  • Jolianne Bolduc, UdeM, Vice-présidente
  • Josyanne Lapointe, UQAM
  • Hélène Scheed, UdeM
  • Célia Kingsbury, UQAM
  • Cynthia Mbuya-Bienge, ULaval

Scientific Direction

The scientific direction of the Quebec Population Health Research Network is held by Dr France Gagnon (Université TELUQ) since April 1st 2021.

France Gagnon, Ph. D.
Professeure, Université TÉLUQ
Co-directrice et chercheuse au Groupe d’études sur les politiques publiques et la santé (GÉPPS)
france.gagnon@teluq.ca

Former directors

2013-2021

Béatrice Godard, Ph.D.
Professor, Département de Médecine sociale et préventive
Researcher, CReSP
Université de Montréal

2002-2013

Gilles Paradis, Ph. D.
Professor, Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics, and Occupational Health, McGill University

Coordination

Geneviève Malboeuf
Université TÉLUQ

Email: genevieve.malboeuf@teluq.ca