Alain has a comprehensive understanding of Quebec’s health care system, the organizations that are part of it and the legal and professional environment in which they operate. He has been working with Concerto Health Group since 2001.
He spent 10 years as a full-time clinician in a high-traffic emergency department (Sept-Îles Regional Hospital) before moving to work in the intensive care unit.
His medico-administrative work includes five years as the president of the Council of Physicians, Dentists and Pharmacists (CPDP), as well as experience consulting for the Conseil régional de la santé et des services sociaux (CRSSS) de la Côte-Nord and 10 years working with the Conférence des régies régionales de la santé et des services sociaux du Québec.
Alain’s public administration experience includes a term as the Collège des médecins du Québec’s elected director for the Montréal region and a stint on the complaints committee for the office of the Collège. He also served three years as a director (two of them as the executive director) on the board of directors of the CRSSS de la Côte-Nord. In addition, he was the director of the Association des conseils des médecins, dentistes et pharmaciens du Québec for three years and of the Association des médecins de langue française du Canada for a year. He is currently a member of the Disciplinary Council of the Collège des médecins du Québec.