Dr. Benoît Robert joined the Perley Rideau in 1999, and assumed his current position as Perley Rideau’s Medical Director in January 2011. He also holds the position of Co-Medical Director, Dementia Program at the Glebe Centre. Through the leader route, he received additional qualifications in Care of the Elderly and in Palliative Care ".
Dr. Robert attended the University of Ottawa and obtained his Doctorate of Medicine (MD) in 1986. He also achieved specialization in family medicine with a CCFP in 1988 at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Robert received his Master of Business Administration in 1995.
He is a board member of the Ontario Long-Term Care Clinicians and helped establish the Forum for medical directors in Ottawa.