Jean-Pierre Gagné, SAC Member, Appointed to the National Seniors Council

09 August, 2018
Employment and Social Development Canada
SAC News
Speech-Language Pathology
Communication Health Assistants

On August 7, 2018, the Honourable Filomena Tassi, Minister of Seniors, and the Honourable Ginette Petitpas Taylor, Minister of Health, announced the appointment of SAC member Jean-Pierre Gagné, PhD, Aud(C), to the National Seniors Council (NSC). Gagné is a professor at the Université de Montréal’s École d’orthophonie et d’audiologie whose research focuses on hearing loss among seniors. His experience and expertise will certainly be a positive contribution to the NSC.


To learn more about this appointment, please click here.


Established in 2007, the National Seniors Council advises the Government of Canada on matters related to the health, the well-being and quality of life of seniors. To learn more, please visit: