His family practice is in Kitchener where he is Medical Director of Sunnyside Home, operated by the Region of Waterloo.
Dr. Mather is also an attending physician at two long term care facilities operated by Revera Living.
After being Chair of the Health Care of the Elderly Committee of the College of Family Physicians of Canada for seven years (2004-2011), he continues on this committee as liaison with the Long Term Care Medical Directors of Canada.
Current interests include the electronic record in long term care and the possible designation of long term care medicine as a Special Interest program in the CFPC.
Dr. Mather is active in introducing and involving medical students in long term care.
Past President - Evelyn Williams, MD, FCFP, MHSc, CMD
Evelyn Williams is an assistant professor in the Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Toronto and teaches family medicine residents during their geriatric rotation.
At the Veterans Centre of Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, she is Head of the Division of Long Term Care and has been a LTC attending physician for over 20 years.
Dr. Williams has been involved with implementation of the interRAI tool and Minimum Data Set since implementation in complex continuing care in 1995.
Current interests include use of performance indicators from the MDS for quality improvement projects.
She obtained a Masters in Health Administration from U of T in 2004, and is currently the network lead for Long Term Care peer assessors for the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario.
Jobin completed his Family Medicine Residency and Geriatric Fellowship from William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan prior to returning to his hometown of Brampton. Since returning home, he has been practicing comprehensive family medicine, while keeping his focus in Geriatrics and Long Term Care.
In addition to having a family medicine practice and working as a part-time hospitalist in the Rehabilitation Unit of Brampton Civic Hospital, he has been actively involved at the nursing homes at Holland Christian Homes. He is Medical Director at Faith Manor and is Associate Medical Director at Grace Manor. He has completed the American Medical Directors Association’s Medical Director Course, earning a CMD, and is currently completing the Ontario Long Term Care Physician’s Medical Director Course.
He is currently Assistant Clinical Professor with the Department of Family Medicine at McMaster University and serves as the Director of the Family Medicine Residency Program for the Brampton Site. In addition, he has the rank of Lecturer with Department of Community and Family Medicine at University of Toronto.
Secretary - Julie Auger, MD, CCFP, FCFP
Julie Auger has been working in Long Term Care since 1988 and became the Medical Director of The City of Timmins Golden Manor Long Term Care facility in 2007. She is also the Medical Director of Rehabilitation and Continuing Care Program at the Timmins and District Hospital. Additionally, she is currently the Clinic Lead in Long Term Care with Health Quality Ontario.
Julie is an Associate Professor in the Division of Clinical Sciences for the Northern Ontario School of Medicine. She completed her medical school in Ottawa, Residency through the Northeastern Ontario Family Medicine Residency Program and a Care of the Elderly Fellowship in Ottawa. She was born and raised in Northern Ontario and brings a rural voice and experience to the OLTCC Board. Her interests include Quality Improvement and advocacy work in Long Term Care.
Treasurer - Ross Moncur, BSc, MD, CCFP
Ross Moncur is family physician practicing in Kingsville and Leamington, Ontario. His practice includes long-term care, hospitalist and general family medicine.
Dr. Moncur currently serves as the Medical Director of the Sun Parlor and Franklin Gardens LTC Homes in Leamington, Ontario, and is an Attending Physician at Chartwell Royal Oak in Kingsville, Ontario. His focus within these homes is on expanding medical programming and adopting innovative programs to improve resident quality of life. He has also strived to improve the integration of services between the homes and the local Leamington District Memorial Hospital, where he serves as Lead Hospitalist and Medical Staff President.
Dr. Moncur has become involved with the OLTCC in hopes to contribute to this dynamic organization which is regularly improving the lives of long-term care residents in our province, and to bring some of the organization's successes home to Southwestern Ontario.
Robert Cooper, LLB, JD, MD, CCFP, FCFP, FASAM, DABAM
Dr. Rob Cooper graduated from Osgoode Hall Law School and the University of Toronto Medical School. He completed a family practice residency at the University of Toronto. He has a clinical practice at the Dufferin St. Clair Community Clinic in Toronto and in Orillia. He is a Councillor for the Canadian Medical Protective Association and Chair of the OMA section for Addiction Medicine.
Louis Kennedy M.D.
Dr. Kennedy is a hospitalist in Psychogeriatrics (Providence Care Mental Health Services Hospital) and in Rehab Medicine (St. Mary's of the Lake Hospital). In 2010 Louis joined a brand new and very beautiful facility: Arbour Heights LTC (174 beds) as Medical Director and the attending physician for the residents on the second floor (which has the "locked" neighborhood).
The intensive CME and networking at OLTCP (now OLTCC) conferences every year and our LTCMD Curriculum courses embody what our founders have achieved through the OMA with the Ministry for physicians in LTC. OLTCC will continue to develop and foster the Ontario LTC physicians' leadership role in Quality Improvement.
Dr. Lorand Kristof is a Family Physician in Brampton and an attending physician at Malton Village LTC, Mississauga. He is a rehabilitation physician and part of the Palliative Division at Brampton Civic Hospital, William Osler Health System.
Dr. Kristof has trained in both Family Medicine and Geriatrics. After graduating from Family Medicine Residency he completed a 2 year Geriatric Fellowship at University of Connecticut. He has dual Family Medicine Board Certification in both Canada and USA and he holds a Certificate of Added Qualifications in Geriatrics in USA.
Dr. Kristof's practice has a special focus on the primary care of older adults and on palliative care. He follows his elderly patients along the continuum of care in the family medicine clinic, in their home, in retirement homes and in LTC. He provides palliative care in the hospital as well as in the community and in hospice.
Dr. Kristof is currently completing the Ontario Long Term Care Physicians' Medical Director Course.
Philip McGarry, MD
Philip McGarry graduated from Medicine, 1978 from Western University(former UWO). He practised family medicine from 1979 to 2011 in Niagara Falls Ontario. He has been the medical director at Oakwood Park Lodge from 1980 to present and at Valley Park Lodge for many years . Since Millenium Trail Manor opened in 2004 he have been their medical director. He also attends residents at Eventide Nursing Home. One day a week he is a hosptialist in Complex Continuing Care at the Port Colborne Site of Niagara Health .He enjoys the extra time to mentor and instruct learners and staff at his sites. He was honoured to be the OLTCC physician of the year for 2014.
Dr. Nancy McKeough BScPT, MD, CCFP, FCFP
Nancy McKeough is a family physician working in London, Ontario. She has an appointment as an Adjunct Clinical Professor through the Department of Family Medicine at Western University and has been practicing family medicine at one of the academic clinical teaching units since 1989.
Dr. McKeough started caring for the frail elderly as a LTC attending physician in 2004. She has been an attending physician at Dearness Home in London since 2007 and became Medical Director there in 2015. She completed the Medical Director's Course in 2016.
At both her practice sites, Dr. McKeough is actively involved in clinical teaching of medical students and residents in both family and geriatric medicine and program development of the LTC geriatric experience for family medicine residents.
Ben completed his family medicine residency in 1988 from the University of Ottawa.
He has been involved with the Faculty of Medicine and holds a faculty appointment with the University of Ottawa, Faculty of Medicine.
He has been active with acute hospital care and long term care since, along with his general family practice.
He earned his Care of the Elderly and Palliative Care through the Leadership route.