Congress organization and committees

2016

2015

Member, Research Committee, International Society for the Study of Women's Sexual Health (ISSWSH), (2016-    )

International Program Committee, 3rd Congress on Steroid Research, Chicago, November 2015

2014

President, 16th International Congresses on Hormonal Steroids and Hormone and Cancer. Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (December 2014).

2014

Member, Organizing Committee, Workshop on Estrogen Measurements, Standardization and Clinical Applications, Bethesda, USA (March 2014).

2012

President, 15th International Congresses on Hormonal Steroids and Hormone and Cancer. Ishikawa, Japan (November 2012)

2010

President, 14th International Congresses on Hormonal Steroids and Hormone and Cancer. Edinburgh, United Kingdom (September 2010).

2010

Chairman of the Organizing Committees of 11 Congresses held in Quebec City, including the 7th International Congress of Endocrinology in 1984 (6500 participants) and member of Scientific or Program Committees of 61 congresses held worldwide.

2010

Member, Organizing Committee, 1st International Symposium on Hormone, Molecular Biology and Clinical Investigation, Seefeld, Austria, September 2010

2009

Member of International Scientific Committee, World symposium of gynecological endocrinology, Bahia, Brazil, March 2009

2008

President, 13th International Congress on Hormonal Steroids and Hormones and Cancer. Quebec, Canada, September 2008

2008

Faculty member, 2008 Atlantic Dermatological conference, Quebec City, Canada, April 2008 

2006

Member, Organizing Committee, 17th International Symposium of the Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Seefeld, Tyrol, Austria, (June 2006) 

2006

Vice-chairman, Organizing Committee and member, Scientific Committee, 12th International Congress on Hormonal Steroids and Hormones and Cancer. Athens, Greece, (September 2006) 

2005

Member, Organizing Committee, 8th International Sympsosium on GnRH Analogues in Cancer and Human Reproduction, Salzbourg (February 2005) 

2004

Member, Organizing & Scieintific Committee, 16th International Symposium of the Journal of Steroid Biochemietry and Molecular Biolocy, “Recent Advances in Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology”, Seefeld, Tyrol, Austria (June 2004) 

2004

Member, Scientific Committee, Sex Steroids: An Update on Estrogen and Progesterone Actions – Role in Cancer, Ageing and Reproductive Medicine”, Montpellier (2004) 

2003-2007

President-Elect, International Congress on Hormonal Steroids/Hormones and Cancer (2003-2007) 

2003

Member, Scientific Committee, Workshop on « Early Reproductive Events and Breast Cancer », National Cancer Institute, Bethesda (February 2003) 

2003

Member, Scientific Committee, 46e Journées internationales d’Endocrinologie clinique – Société française d’endocrinologie – Symposium Endocrinologie de la ménopause et de l’andropause”, Paris (avril 2003)

2002-2005

Vice-President, International Congress on Hormonal Steroids/Hormones and Cnancer (2002-2005) 

2002

Member, International Organizing Committee (IOC) and Program Organizing Committee, 11th International Congress on Hormonal Steroids and Hormones and Cancer, Fukuoka City, Japan (October 2002) 

2001

Member, International Scientific Committee, 6th International Symposium on GnRH Analogues in Cancer and Human Reproduction, Geneva (February 2001) 

2000

Member, International Advisory Committee, Second International Symposium on Signal Transduction in Health and Disease (STADY II), Tel Aviv (September 2000) 

2000

Co-Chairman, XIX Meeting of the International Study Group for Steroid Hormones, Montreal, (June 2000) 

2000

Member, Program Committee, XIX Meeting of the International Study Group for Steroid Hormones, Montreal (June 2000) 

2000

Member, Scientific Committee and International Advisory Board, 10th International Congress on Anticancer Treatment, Paris (February 2000) 

2000

President, Local Organizing Committee, 14th International Symposium of the Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Quebec city (June 2000) 

1999

Member, Scientific Committee and International Advisory Board, 9th International Congress on Anticancer Treatment, Paris (February 1999) 

1999

Member, Scientific Committee, Vth International Symposium on GnRH Analogues in Cancer and Human Reproduction, Geneva (February 1999) 

1999

Member, Scientific Organizing Committee, 14th International Symposium of the Journal of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, "Recent Advances in Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology", Finland (1999) 

1999

Member, International Organizing Committee, 6th International Congress on Hormones and Cancer, Jerusalem (September 1999) 

1999

Member, Scientific Committee, Xth World Congress on Human Reproduction, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil (May 1999) 

1999

Member, International Advisory Board, 9th International Congress on Anticancer Treatment, Paris (February 1999) 

1998

Member, International Organizing Committee, 11th International Congress on Hormonal Steroids (1998- ) 

1998

Member, National Advisory Committee, VI World Congress on Endometriosis, Québec City (July 1998) 

1998

President, Local Organizing Committee, 10th International Congress on Hormonal Steroids, Québec City (June 1998) 

1997

Member, Scientific Committee and International Advisory Board, Seventh International Congress on Anticancer Treatments, Paris (February 1997) 

1997

Member, International Scientific Committee, 13th International Symposium of the Journal of Steroid Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, "Recent Advances in Steroid Biochemistry & Molecular Biology", Monaco (May 1997) 

1997

Member, Executive Committee, Second International Conference on Neoadjuvant Hormonal Therapy for Prostate Cancer, Boston (March 1997) 

1996

Co-Director, Advanced Course: Treatment of Prostate Cancer, European School of Oncology, Nice (November 1996) 

1996

Member, International Scientific Committee, 4th International Symposium on GnRH in Cancer and Human Reproduction, Geneva (February 1996) 

1995

Member, Organizing Committee, 5th International Conference on Anticancer Research, Corfu, Greece (October 1995) 

1995

Member, Scientific Program Committee, 19th International Congress on Chemotherapy, Montreal (July 1995) 

1995

Co-Organizer (with Dr Michael Koutsilieris), International Symposium on Prostate Cancer: Basic and Clinical Aspects, Corfu, Greece (October 1995) 

1995

Chairman, Program and Organizing Committees, International Symposium on DHEA Transformation into Androgens and Estrogens in Target Tissues: Intracrinology, Québec City (September 1995) 

1995

Chairman, Program and Organizing Committees, Vth International Congress on Hormones and Cancer, Québec City (September 1995) 

1995

Chairman, Program and Organizing Committees, International Symposium on Advances in Diagnosis and Treatment of Prostate Cancer, Québec City (September 1995) 

1995

Member, Scientific Committee, International Congress on Treatment with GnRH analogs: issues and perspectives, Bologna (September 1995) 

1994

Chairman, Workshop on the Application of Molecular Biology to Cancer Control - Prostate/Bladder Cancer”, Montreal (May 1994) 

1994

Member, Organizing Committee, 19e Réunion des Endocrinologues de langue française, Montreal (September 1994) 

1993-1994

Member, Program Committee, Meeting of the Canadian Society of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (1993-1994) 

1993

Chairman, Program and Organizing Committees, International Symposium on Recent Progress in Early Detection and Treatment of Prostate Cancer, Québec City (May 29-30, 1993) 

1993

Member, International Scientific Committee, 3rd International Symposium on GnRH Analogues in Cancer and Human Reproduction, Geneva (February 1993) 

1993

Member, Program Committee, CFBS Meeting, Windsor (June 1993) 

1990

Member, Scientific Committee, 1st International Symposium on the Management of Benign Breast Disease and Chemoprevention of Breast Cancer, Genoa (December 1990) 

1990

Member, Scientific Committee, 2nd International Symposium on GnRH Analogues in Cancer and Human Reproduction, Geneva (November 1990) 

1990

Member, Program Committee, VIII International Congress on Hormonal Steroids, The Hague (September 1990) 

1990

Member, Advisory Committee, 3rd International Symposium on Contraception, Heidelberg (June 1990)