Ostéopathie Québec is a non-profit association that represents some 1280 osteopaths in Quebec. Members meet at an annual convention to determine its orientation and activities. Members constitute the officials and various committees of the institution.
Board of Directors
Comprised entirely of Diplomas in Osteopathy, the Board of Directors meets regularly to assess the state of the practice and to ensure that all activities undertaken adhere to the founding values and principles of the profession.
As of October 29, 2016, the Board has been composed of the following members :
|• Marc Gauthier, D.O.||Chair|
|• Richard D’Anjou, D.O.||Vice-chair|
|• Stephanie Demers, D.O.||Secretary|
|• Jocelyn Bousquet, D.O.||Treasurer|
|• Caroline Cressens, D.O.||Director|
|• Marie-Line Deslauriers, D.O.||Director|
|• Jad Khoury, D.O.||Director|
|• Marie-Laure Osty, D.O.||Director|
Committees under the oversight of the Board of Directors
The Insurance Committee representing Osteopathy Quebec
Members (January 2016) : Jocelyn Bousquet, D.O. treasurer, Louise Cantin, CEO, Ostéopathie Québec and Guy Lacroix, consultant
The Professional Accounts Committee
This committee (comité révision des politiques des honoraires fixes, des dépenses et frais de déplacement) is responsible for revising billing structures for fixed honorariums, expenses and transportation expenses.
Members : Jocelyn Bousquet, D.O. treasurer and Louise Cantin, CEO, Ostéopathie Québec.
The Polling Committee
This committee (comité Sondage auprès des membres) works to identify the concerns and interests of all members.
Members : Review
The General Regulations Committee
This committee (comité sur les Règlements généraux) oversees the evolution of the association and ensures that members respect all regulations.
Members : Marie-Line Deslauriers, D.O. and Louise Cantin, CEO, Ostéopathie Québec.
The Governing and Ethics Committee
This committee (comité Gouvernance et éthique) advises and supports the Board and ensures consistency in the application of good-governance and ethics regulations.
Members : Marcelo Eduardo Gomez Molina, D.O., Quality and Risk Manager, CSSS d’Argenteuil, Marie-Josée Potvin, D.O., bioethicist, Marie-Line Deslauriers, D.O..and Louise Cantin, CEO, Ostéopathie Québec as secretary of the comittee.
Committees under the oversight of the CEO
The Strategic Communications Committee
This committee shapes and diffuses the profile of Ostéopathie Québec. It establishes communications priorities.
Members : Review
The Committee for Students in Osteopathy
The committee (comité de la relève étudiante ) determines the needs of interns and future graduates in osteopathy (I.O.).
Members ( at november 20th 2014): Isabelle Coindre, D.O., Andrée Aubin, D.O., Bernard Philie, GD of CEO, Stéphane Cardinal, D.O., Denise Laberge, Pedagogic Director, CEO, Andréanne Duchemin, student, Évelyne Forest, D.O., Jessica Dello Sbarba, student, Josée Ouellet, D.O., Marc-Olivier L’Espérance, student, Maria-Rosario Rebolledo, student, Suzanne Dufresne, D.O., Yannick Vartian, I.O., and Louise cantin, CEO, Ostéopathie Québec.
The Committee for Admissions and Competencies
This group (Le comité de l’admission et de la compétence) establishes the skills required for osteopathic practice and assesses the status of aspiring candidates.
It includes : Velda Lulic, D.O., Michael De Gouveia, D.O., Monique Dagenais, D.O., Monique Beaulieu, D.O. and Jad Khoury, D.O..
Headquarters of Ostéopathie Québec
The offices of Ostéopathie Québec are located at:
204-7000, Ave. du Parc
Toll-free. 1 844 770-5043
The core staff of Ostéopathie Québec are :
|• Louise CANTIN||Chief Executive Officer|
|• Céline VÉRILHAC||Administrative Assistant|
|•Katia McEvoy||Communication agent|