Professor, Emergency Medicine, Queen's University
Secretary, CACMS / Secrétaire, CAFMC
Secretary, CACME / Secrétaire, CAÉMC
Dr. Blouin graduated from Université Laval Medical School and completed a Family Medicine / Emergency Medicine residency from the College of Family Physicians of Canada at Queen’s University, and an Emergency Medicine residency from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada at McGill University.
Her commitment to Medical Education led her to complete a Master of Health Professions Education degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago, and a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction, also from the University of Illinois at Chicago.
In 2002, Dr. Blouin developed the National Review Course in Emergency Medicine and was the Course Director until 2012. From 2006 until 2013, she acted as Director of Faculty Development for Health Sciences at Queen’s University. She chaired the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada resources group on faculty development from 2008 to 2011. She has been involved as an educator and scholar in numerous projects at the provincial, national and international levels. Her research interests centre on curriculum development and program evaluation.
Dr. Blouin serves as Secretary for the Committee on Accreditation of Canadian Medical Schools (CACMS) and for the Committee on Accreditation of Continuing Medical Education (CACME).
She has received several teaching awards including the inaugural Department of Emergency Medicine Teaching award, the prestigious Faculty of Health Sciences Education award, and the CAEP Teacher of the Year award.
Dr. Blouin maintains an active academic clinical practice in Emergency Medicine, and was granted professorship in 2012.