Magaly Brodeur is an assistant professor and clinician-researcher at the Department of Family Medicine and Emergency Medicine of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences at l'Université de Sherbrooke.
During her doctoral studies, she worked on the construction of public problems and public policies concerning products at risk for health. In her current work, she is interested in the experience of patients in primary healthcare context. Her goal is to improve the patient experience by creating innovative care and services for primary care patients.
Over the past few years, she has received several awards and grants. For instance, she was awarded the title of Chercheure-Étoile by the Conférence des recteurs et des principaux des universités du Québec (CREPUQ) and was named Chercheure-Auteure de la relève by the Presses de l'Université du Québec. She has also received grants from the Trudeau Foundation, the Fond de recherche Québec Société et culture (FRQSC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council of Canada (SSHRC). She has also won the Leadership in Family Medicine Award from the College of Family Physicians of Canada (CFPC).
She holds a bachelor's degree in economics with a minor in international relations from the Université de Sherbrooke, a master's degree in political history from l'Université de Sherbrooke and a doctoral degree in applied human sciences from l'Université de Montréal. She completed her training in medicine and her residency in family medicine at l'Université de Sherbrooke.