ASEQ-EHAQ

L'Association pour la santé environnementale du Québec / Environmental Health Association of Québec

Board Members

Board Members

Rohini Peris – President
Michel Gaudet – Vice-President & Executive Director
Tony Izzo – Treasurer, Fundraising and Events
Marlene Higgins – Secretary
Dr. Jennifer Armstrong – Documentation on Research
Judith Cohen – Legal
Robert Morariu – Marketing
Nicole Frechette – Administrator
Karina Kramer – Environmental issues and Communication

Honorary board members & advisors to the board

Riina Bray BASc MSc MD FCFP MHSc Medical Director, Environmental Health Clinic. Women’s College Hospital Co-Chair Environmental Health Committee. Ontario College of Family Physicians Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, University of Toronto
John Molot, MD (http://www.johnmolot.com)
(1942 – 2022) Lynn Marshall, MD FAAEM FRSCH MCFP LM
Margaret Sears, Ph.D. Research Institute of the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Clinical Epidemiology, Research Institute of the Hospital of Ottawa
Pierre Auger, MD  FRCPC  Occupational Medecine
Marie Andrée Pigeon, MD – Doctor in charge of occupational medicine and medical consultant in public health

TEAM of ASEQ-EHAQ

Michel Gaudet

25 years of community service

Title: Executive Director

Michel Gaudet has twenty-five years of community stewardship and has led successful campaigns on important issues related to health and the environment and Human Rights. Past President of the Coalition for Alternatives to Pesticides, he also serves as the Vice-President of ASEQ-EHAQ. Michel works diligently with staff, board members and the advisors to the board, to ensure that ASEQ-EHAQ devotes its energy towards its mission.


Kevin Jutras

Researcher and analyst

Kevin graduated with an MSc. In Public Health and has now multiple years of
experience within research and the healthcare system at the provincial and
federal level. Additionally,  he brings knowledge in Epidemiology,
Biostatistics and Occupational Health at ASEQ-EHAQ. He is currently
supporting quantitative and qualitative research at ASEQ-EHAQ related to
multiple chemical sensitivity. Additionally,  his skills in data science ,
quantitative and qualitative methods  through his prior studies in research
and public health will help support the research team through different
mandates related to environmental health in Québec.


François Deschamps

D.E.A. Astronomy and space techniques, University Toulouse III, France

Computer consultant, creator of software packages, databases, various applications and websites (25 years of experience in the field)

Writer and blogger

Title : Website management

Takes care of the administration and the modifications of the site.