Mr. Vincent Dumez Co-director, Centre of Excellence on Partnership with Patients and the Public, Faculty of Medicine and CHUM Research Center, University of Montréal
Mr. Vincent Dumez holds a finance degree and a master in science of management from Montreal’s international business school Hautes Études Commerciales (HEC). Up until 2010, Mr. Dumez was an associate in one of Montreal’s most influential consulting firm where he acted as a senior strategic consultant. Suffering from severe chronic diseases for more than three decades, M. Dumez has been actively involved in the development of the ‘patient partner’ concept at Montreal University. This involvement has come forward through the completion of his masters dissertation on patient-doctor relationship, his contribution to the training of patients, his work on boards of healthcare organizations and his involvement as a speaker in International healthcare conferences. Since 2010, Mr. Dumez has founded and developed the patient partnership program at the Faculty of Medicine. He’ now co-leading with Dr Philippe Karazivan, Dr Antoine Boivin and Dre Marie-Pascale Pomey the Centre of Excellence on Partnership with the patients and Public.