The Mach-Gaensslen Foundation is governed by a volunteer board of directors.
Board of directors
Christopher Carruthers, MD, FRCSC, MBA, ICD.D
Ian Arnold, M.S.C., MD, MSc, DOHS, CSPQ, FRCPC, FCBOM, CRSP, CEA
Anthony M. Tattersfield, LPA, FCPA, FCA, CFE, TEP, CA(BZ)
Richard M. Hofer
Johanne Charbonneau, FCPA, FCGA, MBA, C.Dir
Katharine Gillis, MD
From 2009 to 2017, Dr. Gillis served as chair of the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Ottawa. She has worked for over 20 years at The Ottawa Hospital where she recently completed a term as head of the Department of Psychiatry.
She is a national leader in medical education and has served in various capacities at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC).
Dr. Gillis’ previous board experience includes the RCPSC Council, The Ottawa Hospital Academic Medicine Organization, the University of Ottawa Brain and Mind Research Institute Advisory Board, and the uOttawa Institute for Mental Health Research Royal Ottawa Health Care Group.
Wayne Quan, MD, DPsy, FRCPC
David H. Hill, CM, QC, Honorary director