Fahimy Saoud

MD

Fahimy Saoud

Saint-Laurent, Québec
Family medicine

Area 6, Division A
(QUÉBEC)

Key skills and experience

Leadership
Physician wellness
World of medicine

Dr. Fahimy Saoud is a family medicine physician with over 26 years’ experience in healthcare, including 12 years in Canada. She offers an international perspective through the considerable knowledge she has gained from her own experiences as an international medical graduate (IMG) and in teaching in a clinic supervising other IMGs.

Dr. Saoud is a member of the Council of Physicians, Dentists and Pharmacists (CPDP) at Lachine Hospital, which is part of the McGill University Health Centre. She has deep understanding and knowledge of the health issues facing new landed immigrants, asylum seekers and other vulnerable segments of the population. She is a volunteer with La Maison d’Haiti providing social and medical assistance to visible minorities and refugees. Dr. Saoud is also a file reviewer for the Black Candidate Pathway of Medicine Admission at McGill University.

The CMPA Nominating Committee values Dr. Saoud’s diverse work experiences in many communities and remote areas throughout Québec, her leadership and mentoring roles, as well as her deep understanding in the area of diversity, equity and inclusion.

Relevant experience

Practice Appointments

McGill University Health Centre, Lachine Campus

Attending Physician
2018-
Emergency Room Physician
2009-
Long-term Care Physician
2008-

Lachine Hospital

Member, Council of Physicians, Dentists and Pharmacists
2016-

St. Mary's Hospital

International Medical Graduate Clinic Supervisor
2014-

Université de Montréal

Graduate Diploma in Health Management and Bioethics Competency
2004-

Local Community Service Centre Côte-des-Neiges

Refugee Clinic
2010-2012

Professional Appointments

Lachine Hospital

Member, Council of Physicians, Dentists and Pharmacists
2016-

International medical graduate clinic

Supervision of foreign physicians to assist them with their integration into the Canadian healthcare system
2014-

Local Community Service Centre Côte-des-Neiges

Refugee Clinic
2010-2012

CMPA Appointments


Equity, Diversity and Inclusion Sub-committee
2020-
Council
2019-
Pension Committee
2019-
Human Resources and Compensation Committee
2019-
Audit Committee
2019-
Safe Medical Care Committee
2020-2021