Bios of Current Members
Marie-Jeanne Kergoat, MD
Dr Kergoat is Geriatrician, Professor, and Head of Specialized Medicine Department at Institut universitaire de gériatrie de Montréal (IUGM). She is also the Post-graduate Geriatric Training Network Program Director of Quebec's Faculties of Medicine. Dr Kergoat is the Director of the IUGM Memory clinic and member of the research Centre in IUGM. Dr Kergoat's longstanding research interests include clinical, evaluative and epidemiological aspects of frailty, geriatric syndromes (mobility and falls, dementia and undernutrition) and improvement of quality of care and organisation of services for vulnerable older adults. In 2012, she was awarded the National Leader Physician award by the Association Québécoise des Établissements de Santé du Québec.