Dr. Paul E. Boucher is the AMA President-Elect for 2019-20. He is an intensive care specialist in Calgary where he is also a clinical assistant professor in critical care medicine at the University of Calgary.

Dr. Boucher has a long history of service with the AMA, having served on the Board of Directors for eight years and on many internal and external committees such as Nominating Committee, Executive Committee and the Provincial Physician Liaison Forum. He also served a term as president of the Section of Intensive Care.

Dr. Boucher has provided his expertise as a member/co-chair/chair on numerous hospital, university and provincial committees and working groups. He has presented locally, nationally and internationally and has contributed to many journal and newspaper articles. Dr. Boucher was recognized with the AMA’s Long-Service Award in 2017.

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