Monika Dutt

B ArtsSci, MPH, MFA, MBA, CCFP, FRCPC

Monika Dutt

Sydney, Nova Scotia
Family Medicine; Public Health and Preventive Medicine

Area 8, Division B
(NOVA SCOTIA)

Key skills and experience

Business
Governance
Patient safety
World of medicine

Dr. Dutt is a Family and Public Health Physician whose diverse work experience has involved varied rural and urban healthcare jurisdictions, including Indigenous communities. She has a solid understanding of the challenges and medical-legal risks associated with delivering care in remote areas of the country. The Nominating Committee values Dr. Dutt’s proficiency in business and governance, combined with her patient safety, public health and health systems experience. Her unique perspective and keen understanding of policy and structures within the healthcare system would benefit the CMPA and its members.

Relevant skills and experience highlights

Practice Appointments

Ally Centre of Cape Breton

Physician
2019-

Community clinics

Locum physician - New Waterford, Nova Scotia
2015-2018
Locum physician - North Sydney, Nova Scotia
2019-

Government of Nova Scotia

Medical Officer of Health, Cape Breton District Health Authority / Eastern Zone
2012-2016

Government of the Northwest Territories

Locum physician
2016-

Mino M'shki-ki Indigenous Health Centre (New Liskeard, Ontario)

Contract physician
2019-2019

Northern Family Health Team (New Liskeard, Ontario)

Locum physician
2019-

Sioux Lookout First Nations Health Authority

Locum physician
2011-2011

Timiskaming Health Unit (northeastern Ontario)

Medical Officer of Health and Chief Executive Officer
2018-2019

University of Saskatchewan

Deputy Medical Officer of Health
2008-2010
Medical staff
2008-2010

Upstream

Executive Director
2017-2018

Wagmatcook Community Health Centre (Wagmatcook, Nova Scotia)

Contract physician
2012-2018

Professional Appointments

Broadbent Institute

Board member
2015-

Canadian Doctors for Medicare

Board member
2008-

Doctors Nova Scotia

Board member
2016-2017

YMCA of Cape Breton

Board member
2013-