Childhood obesity Childhood undernutrition, malnutrition, FTT Feedjing difficulties and disorders in infants & children Childhood chronic and complex diseases Guidelines development
Board certified Pediatrician with subspeciality training in Pediatric nutrition and gastroenterology (Harvard combined program and Massachusetts Institute of Technology).
Medical co-organizer and adviser: summer camp for HIV infected children in province of Quebec (2000 to 2005)
Nutritional management and global consultation for 12 years with HIV infected children (1991-2003), then with children with other complex medical conditions ( 2001-current) , children with weight deficit, undernutrition, (different causes), and since 1998 expertise developped with children with obesity ( a complex chronic condition associated with nutritional issues ! ). Work is done in interdisciplinarity, and linkages with the community and health network in the region of Montreal, and with the referral centers. Collaboration with Guidelines developement for the nutritional managment of HIV infected children (1998 USA- ), and childhood obesity (2009-20011 INESSS, ; published March 20th, 2012 Quebec, CANADA). Responsible physician for the Clinique de Nutrition,General Pediatrics, CHU Ste-Justine (2007 - current). Recently affiliated with a project for healthy cities in Outaouais region in Quebec Province.