CAPE Board President
Dr. Jean Zigby is a family physician and palliative care specialist with a broad practice base including breastfeeding, perinatal and home care. He was trained at McGill University and is currently teaching at the Jewish General Hospital and the CLSC Côte-des-Neiges in Montreal. He has practiced in hospital, clinic, rural and home based environments for over 15 years in the province of Québec. He is the co-founder of the not-for-profit business Synergie Santé Environnement, an organization which works with healthcare institutions to improve their environmental impacts in Quebec. He is the current president of the Canadian Association of Physicians for the Environment.