Dr Diane Francœur, obstetrician-gynecologist
First woman elected as President of the FMSQ
For the first time since its creation, the FMSQ appointed a woman as President.
From 2006 to 2008, Dr Francœur was the President of the Association of Obstetricians and Gynecologists of Quebec in which she had been active in various positions since 1995. She was also the President of the Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada for the 2014-2015 mandate. At the FMSQ, Dr Francœur became a member of the Board of Directors in 2009 and held the position of Vice-President from 2011 to 2014. She also chairs the Board of Directors of Sogemec Assurances and Professionals' Financial, both subsidiaries of the FMSQ. Finally, since 2014, Dr Francœur has also been a member of the Board of Directors of the Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec.