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Jan 14, 2019 | Leadership

Dr. Thomas talks about how technology can be used to detect changes in memory and functioning for individuals with cognitive impairment and dementia and research being conducted at Bruyère

portrait Heidi Sveistrup
Dec 24, 2018 | Leadership

Heidi Sveistrup, PhD, has been appointed as the Chief Executive Officer and Chief Scientific Officer of the Bruyère Research Institute (BRI)...

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Oct 15, 2018 | Leadership

New private public partnership between Bruyère and FCi to launch Red Dot Alerts (formerly Bruyère Helpline).

Zayna Khayat, Ph.D.
Sep 20, 2018 | Leadership

Keynote address by Future Strategist with SE Health, Zayna Khayat, Ph.D. “The Future of Health(care) in a Digital World”

Headshot of Paula Doering
Aug 14, 2018 | Leadership

Welcoming Ms. Paula Doering to the role of Senior Vice-President, Clinical Programs, Chief Nursing Executive and Chief of Allied Health, effective September 17, 2018

Amy Porteous headshot
May 2, 2018 | Leadership

We were very excited to learn that our very own Amy Porteous, vice-president of Public Affairs, Planning and Family Medicine, had made the prestigious list!

Three men and two woman standing. The  womans are holding each a picture frame.
Apr 18, 2018 | Leadership

The Health Standards Organization (HSO) proudly awarded Bruyère with two more Leading Practices:

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Apr 10, 2018 | Leadership

Bruyère Continuing Care is looking to add committed and passionate individuals to its board of directors.

three person standing Guy  Chartrand, Amy Porteous and  MPP Marie-France Lalonde
Mar 9, 2018 | Leadership

Amy Porteous, vice-president of Public Affairs, Planning and Family Medicine, was honoured for her exceptional volunteer contributions to making Orléans a stronger community.

alan Wainwright, bald man wearing glasses sitting at a table
Mar 9, 2018 | Leadership

Alan is a member of the Saint-Vincent Hospital Patient and Family Advisory Committee. He also serves as a community member on the Bruyère Continuing Care board of directors.