Chief of Staff

Dr. Vidhya Nair is an Anatomical Pathologist with a special focus on Cardiovascular Pathology, at the Ottawa Hospital, affiliated with the University of Ottawa since 2018. She is the Chair of the Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine at the University of Ottawa and an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Medicine. She is currently…

Dr. Ivan Blasutig, PhD, FCACB EORLA Quality Lead Dr. Ivan Blasutig is the Chair of the EORLA Quality Committee, whose function is to lead and promote excellence of quality in Laboratory Medicine across all 18 EORLA laboratories. As a respected and experienced Clinical Biochemist, he is the Division Chief of Clinical Biochemistry at CHEO, the…

Vice-President, Finance & Administration

Isabel Depelteau, P.Eng. Vice-President, Finance & Administration Isabel joined EORLA’s Finance team in 2012 and was appointed as Vice-President of Finance and Administration in January 2020. Fluently bilingual, Isabel has extensive expertise in guiding key business decisions and improving efficiency of corporate and operational teams through the implementation of innovative financial and performance tools. She…

Vice-President, Human Resources

Laurie Richer, MIR Vice-President, Human Resources Laurie Richer joined EORLA in December 2019 as the Vice President, Human Resources.  Laurie brings to the organization over 25 years of experience in many facets of human resources such as employee and labour relations, talent management, total rewards and change management. Laurie served the majority of her career…

Deputy Chief Medical / Scientific Officer

Dr. Chris McCudden, Ph.D., DABCC, FACB, FCAC Deputy Chief Medical / Scientific Officer Dr. McCudden is the Deputy Chief Medical Scientific Officer and Medical Director of Informatics and Information Technology for the Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association.  He serves as a Clinical Biochemist at the Ottawa Hospital and is an Associate Professor and Vice Chair of…

Vice President, Operations

Greg Doiron, B.S.Sc., MHA Vice President, Operations Greg joined EORLA in January 2012 and was appointed Vice-President of Operations in February 2013. Prior to joining EORLA, Greg held several leadership roles at The Ottawa Hospital, notably as the Clinical Director, Regional Cancer Programs, the Director of Medical Affairs and as the Executive Director at TOHAMO…

Jeffrey Dale CEO Jeffrey Dale is the CEO of the Eastern Ontario Regional Laboratory Association (EORLA). Jeffrey was appointed as CEO in January 2019, after being on the EORLA Board of Directors since 2013. Jeffrey has extensive board and management experience with technology, finance, manufacturing, education, healthcare, airports and multiple charitable organizations. Prior to EORLA,…