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Person-centred, practical, and creative solutions to real problems in the Canadian and international health sectors - Gallant HealthWorks & Associates (GHWA) is competitive, flexible and strategic while "engaging stakeholders in health." We have provided outstanding healthcare leadership, research and education services for years. Many of us have more than 20 years experience. All are highly qualified academically and professionally including a mix of:

> Certified Health Executives "CHE"

> MBA, MHA, MHK, MPH, MSc, PhD and other education credentials

> Various clinical and other qualifications

>Extensive professional memberships

Paul & colleague Paulette Lacroix at "This is Great Britian" Breakfast with British High Commissioner and Consul General

Our Networks & Collaborators Set Us Aside

Gallant HealthWorks' expert network of associates, partners and collaborating companies spans Canada, China, US, UK and beyond. These networks include others in the fields of healthcare, education, medicine, leadership, business and communication.


Paul Gallant, President
Paulette Lacroix, Senior Consultant/Privacy
Nicole Snow, Senior Associate

ADDITIONAL CONSULTANTS: We work with an extensive network of trusted and experienced consultants. Ask us if we can further elaborate plus consider our referral network program.


Paul Gallant, CHE, PhD(c), MHK, BRec(TR). President/Specialist Consultant: health care management, QI, patients as partners, business development, strategic planning, recruitment, relationship and partnership building, leadership, community/stakeholder engagement, IAP2, policy development, health promotion, knowledge translation, communication, workshop design & facilitation, multiculturalism/diversity, mental health & addictions (eating disorders, men's health), child/youth and older adults, rehabilitation, health equity, benchmarking, resource management, group facilitation, mixed methods research, teaching, clinical skills, quality of work-life, wellness and mentorship.

Paul Gallant 保罗·国伦博士(高级长者护理专家)简历介绍: 保罗·国伦博士是一位十分创新的、以人为本的老年人卫生护理高级行政人才,在卫生、健康、社区卫生管理及促进、诊所、调查研究方面有三十年的经验。有着众多管理和领导人才,通过广泛的人脉为社会或组织促进卫生保健及相关合作事项。他曾任为老年人提供卫生护理相关组织的主席,对管理高级豪华及平民化老年人房屋及护理中心都有独到的心得。也曾参与老年人护理、复健、精神健康及临终护理等相关政府政策的制定。 加拿大是一个社会主义及资本主义结合的发达国家,几十年前已推行全民医疗保险计划,医疗水平世界第一。保罗·国伦博士为政府受聘于政府医院或任教于省立大学及工专学院为老人护理专家。 除了经验丰富和学识渊源的,更是一位优秀的领导者,能管理复杂的项目、计划和团队,激励其他人工作积极性及潜能,帮助项目和计划顺利完成,通过长远利益关系建立,为组织和公司增加无形价值。曾在国际、加拿大、卑诗省内数十次演说和会议展示,以及常受加拿大全国各大主流媒体的采访,有关如老人护理方面的意见。 

Paul is a Certified Health Executive (CHE) with 30 years in healthcare, education, research and leadership fields, including substantial business and clinical experience across many populations.

He is committed to professional and community service. He presently serves as:

>Chair, College of Health Leaders (CCHL/Professional Association), BC Lower Mainland Chapter; Recipient, Chapter Distinguished Service Award, CCHL, 2014.
>Board Member with the Mood Disorders Association of BC (MDABC); and
>Advisory Board Member, Canadian Association for People-Centred Health.

Paul has provided leadership to health authorities, groups, consultancies, governments and individuals; managed interdisciplinary resources in acute, community, educational, and residential settings; built partnerships, empowered others, championed diversity; served as President of a non-profit society, a professional association, and as a Board Member with the Healthcare Leaders’ Association of BC and other Associations.

He incorporates knowledge translation and proven mixed methods approaches throughout his work and teaching. He has successfully engaged "difficult to reach" and multicultural stakeholders through multiple methods using IAP2 principles in workshops, focus groups, interviews, surveys, and media to inform, evaluate, and improve citizen's, patient's and provider's experience. This includes experience in the community and in primary health care.

He has informed healthcare policy across diverse groups with an emphasis in mental health and addictions, senior's care/end-of-life, emergency department treatment and personal health information privacy/security. He has helped connect and improve supplier/hospital relations in Western Canada through work with Advantage International, shared services organizations and health authorities.

Paul's expertise, skills and approaches are equally applicable in working with senior leaders, professionals, volunteers, citizens and grass roots stakeholders.

Read Paul's
resume here via Slideshare

Much of Paul’s experience includes connecting expertise to achieve quality outcomes plus the recruitment, supervision, evaluation, and mentorship of multidisciplinary teams across complex programs or projects. These have including seniors and end of life care, academic, business ventures such as advising foreign companies in Canadian health practices, provincial mental health, emergency treatment, primary health, privacy, quality improvement, benchmarking that includes working with or alongside all BC plus many other Canadian health authorities and agencies at one time or another.

He has presented at more than 35 conferences and his research generates significant awareness and media attention. See Research for presentation topics including: leadership, employee stress/health, embracing diversity, leadership and engaging stigmatized groups including males with eating disorders.

Many of Paul's projects, clients and/or collaborators are listed on our Home Page.

Paul is a conduit and founder/manager of "Canada Health & Healthcare Consultants" "Health Care Leaders" and "Person Centred Health" professional networking discussion groups with more than 3700 members. These groups also provide an excellent network of consultants and health leaders to fill your solution needs.

Below: A break during E-Mental Health Vancouver 2011: P.Gallant (L), Chris LaForge (MoH BC) & Susan Lowe (R). Photo Credit "aidanBOX"

Marie-Claude Biancardi & Paul Gallant         Minister of Health's Event (BC), 2010 

OHA: Tribal Group Directors Paul (L) & Nigel with Taimour & Paul (R)

                                 Fun. Health Achieve, Ontario: Paul & Nigel from Tribal UK, Taimour (Access Group), & Paul G.


     Above: Camille Rozon & Paul Gallant at CCHSE Event, LEAN

                                  Camille Rozon (l), Dr. Nancy Hall- recently passed away (c), Paul Gallant (r)

Paulette Lacroix (l), the late Dr. Nancy Hall (r), Participate in discussion at Person Centred Health Leadership Action Series, North American Telepresence. Hon. Elinor Caplan (on telepresence screen middle-left), Wayne Mills & others across North America)

Nicole Snow, BN, RN, MN, CPMHN(C), PhD(c). Senior Associate. Expertise includes: mental health & addictions nursing, clinical education, qualitative research, and ethics. Nicole brings more than 12 years experience in mental health and addictions nursing from both a clinical and academic perspective. She works with the Centre for Nursing Studies and is Faculty Scholar, Centre for Collaborative Health professional Education, Memorial University of Newfoundland (MUN).

CONTACT US: Please contact us should you have questions about our listed associates/experts or collaborating with us in the future.  Contact