Jennifer A. Gillis-Doyle


Jennifer A. Gillis-Doyle

Fredericton, New Brunswick

Area 7, Division A — Generalists

Key skills and experience

Physician wellness

Patient safety


Dr. Jennifer A. Gillis-Doyle is a family physician practising exclusively in palliative care with over 13 years’ experience in healthcare. She brings to the CMPA a wealth of knowledge through her extensive practice, teaching, and involvement in not-for-profit organizations. The Nominating Committee values Dr. Gillis-Doyle’s commitment to the delivery of education and safe medical care in Canada, her enthusiasm for  physician wellness, and her dedication to end of life care, an area of key importance to the CMPA.

Relevant skills and experience highlights

 Practice Appointments

  • Consultant, Palliative Care, Dr. Everett Chalmers Regional Hospital (DECH), Fredericton (2014- )
  • Family Physician, Palliative Care, Peterborough Regional Health Centre (PRHC) (2008-2014)
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University

The Canadian Medical Protective Association (2016-2019)

  • Extent of Assistance Committee (2016-2018)
  • Human Resources and Compensation Committee (2016-2019)
  • Safe Medical Care Committee (2018-2019)
  • Pension Committee (2016-2019)

New Brunswick Medical Society Palliative Care Working Group (2018- )

  • Physician Lead, Fredericton

Hospice Fredericton (2017-2018)

  • Board Member

New Brunswick Hospice Palliative Care Association (2015-2017)

  • Secretary/Treasurer