Dr. Brian Brodie, Chair
Dr. Brodie is a family physician in Chilliwack, British Columbia. He joined the CMA Board of Directors in 2010 after serving as president of Doctors BC (formerly the British Columbia Medical Association) from 2009 to 2010. Dr. Brodie became chair of the CMA Board of Directors in 2013 after a year as its honorary treasurer. Dr. Brodie completed the Institute of Corporate Directors’ program in 2014 and attained his ICD.D designation in early 2015. He was recognized by his peers and honoured with the distinction of the Canadian Certified Physician Executives in 2015.
Dr. F. Gigi Osler, President, 2018-19
Dr. Osler has practised in Winnipeg, Manitoba, since 1998. She leads the section of otolaryngology-head and neck surgery at St. Boniface Hospital and is an assistant professor with the Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery at the University of Manitoba. She also teaches medical students and residents at St. Boniface Hospital. A recognized advocate for physician health, Dr. Osler co-chaired the 2015 Canadian Conference on Physician Health and chaired the Physician Health and Wellness Committee for Doctors Manitoba.
Dr. Sandy Buchman, President-Elect, 2018–19
Dr. Buchman is an associate professor in the University of Toronto’s Department of Family and Community Medicine and provides home-based palliative and end-of-life care through Toronto’s Temmy Latner Centre for Palliative Care. He currently serves as the medical lead for a group working to build the Neshama Hospice in Toronto. He recently chaired the Primary Care Committee of the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer and the Social Accountability Working Group of the College of Family Physicians of Canada. He was president of the College of Family Physicians of Canada in 2011–2012 and the Ontario College of Family Physicians in 2005–2006.