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Tuesday, January 26, 2021

Our Team

A photograph of the NESGC team.

North East Specialized Geriatric Centre is proud to have assembled a highly-skilled multidisciplinary team of health care providers and professionals to advance the care of older adults in Northeastern Ontario.

Clinical Team

Dr. James Chau, MD | Care of the Elderly Physician
Sheryl Boivin | Medical Administrative Assistant
Melanie Briscoe | Manager of Clinical Services
Tracy Byron | Senior Friendly Care Lead
Breanne Chohan | Occupational Therapist
Dr. Jo-Anne Clarke, MD, FRCPC | Geriatrician, Clinical Lead
Melissa Egan | Geriatric Nurse Clinician
Nicole Gallagher | Senior Friendly Care Lead
Julie Hepworth | Nurse Practitioner
Nicole Jansen | Geriatric Nurse Clinician
Carole St. Jacques | Medical Administrative Assistant
Dr. Susan Lane, MD, CCFP | Care of the Elderly Physician
Nadine Paquette | Geriatric Nurse Clinician
Linda Rochon | Senior Friendly Care Lead
Tori Ross | Medical Administrative Assistant
Joanne Russell | Social Worker
Melissa Tuinema | Senior Friendly Care Lead

Administrative Team

Dana Corsi l Assess & Restore Project Coordinator
Kyla Coulombe | NESGC Assistant
Shaen Gingrich | Geriatric Knowledge Translator
Samantha Jibb | Regional Evaluation Lead
Valerie Scarfone | Director

Employment Opportunities

Vacancies will be posted on this page, as well as through our host, Health Sciences North.

Resumes or applications sent directly to NESGC will not be accepted, reviewed, or responded to. All applications must be submitted through Health Sciences North's career opportunities portal.

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