2018 Canadian Certified Physician Executives

Dr. George D. Carson

Former Senior Medical Officer

Regina Qu’Appelle Health Region; Co-Chair, Practice Enhancement Program of Saskatchewan; Immediate Past President, Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Canada; Maternal Fetal Medicine, Saskatchewan Health Authority

Regina, SK


Dr. Alan J. Chaput

Assistant Dean of Postgraduate Medical Education, University of Ottawa; Regional Director (Kuwait), Royal College International

Ottawa, ON


Dr. Marguerite Chevalier

Department Chief, Family Medicine & Lead Hospitalist, Windsor Regional Hospital

Windsor, ON


Dr. Sandra Donnelly

Regional Medical Lead, Ontario Renal Network; Immediate Past Corporate Chief of Medicine, William Osler Health System

Toronto, ON


Dr. Tom Dorran

Immediate Past Executive Director

Medical Affairs, Health PEI

Brentwood Bay, BC


Dr. Michael J. Farmer

Department Head – Family Practice;

BC Women’s Hospital and UBC

Vancouver, BC


Dr. Denis C. Fortier

Chief Medical Officer and Vice President, Medical Services Southern Health

– Santé Sud

Notre-Dame-de-Lourdes, MB


Dr. Jawahar (Jay) Kalra

Professor of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Royal University Hospital, Saskatchewan Health Authority; Board of Governors, University of Saskatchewan and the Council of Canadian Academies

Saskatoon, SK

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A credential that will set you apart


The Canadian Certified Physician Executive (CCPE) designation is administered and governed jointly by Joule™, a CMA company, and the Canadian Society of Physician Leaders. The CCPE credential is the first nationally recognized, standards-based peer assessment for physicians in leadership.


CCPE is a valuable credential that can:


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• Connect you with the physician leadership community

• Identify and encourage physicians interested in leading change in the health care system


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Dr. Karen Mazurek

Deputy Registrar, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta

Edmonton, AB


Dr. Deborah McFadden

Department Head & Medical Director, Department of Pathology & Laboratory Medicine at Children’s & Women’s  (C&W) Hospitals of BC; Medical Lead, Pediatric & Perinatal Pathology & Laboratory Medicine, BC’s Agency for Pathology & Laboratory Medicine

Vancouver, BC


Dr. Scott Andrew McLeod

Registrar and CEO, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta; Immediate Past Deputy Surgeon General, Canadian Armed Forces

Sherwood Park, AB


Dr. Paul Roumeliotis

Medical Officer of Health and

Chief Executive Officer,

Eastern Ontario Health Unit

Ottawa, ON



Dr. Juliet Soper

Area Chief of Staff – Regina, Saskatchewan Health Authority

Regina, SK


Dr. Erik Swartz

Head, Department of Pediatrics, Vancouver Coastal Health and Providence Health Care

Vancouver, BC