Association of Faculties of Medecin of Canada
Dr Aurel Schofield is a graduate of Laval University in Family Medecin in 1980. He has worked intensively to develop both French medical services and French medical education in minority settings mostly in New Brunswick but also across Canada. He was the Founding Director at the Centre de formation médicale du Nouveau-Brunswick, Associate Dean for New Brunswick of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Université de Sherbrooke and a tenured professor. He was also the Associate Dean for medical education at the Université de Moncton. Since his retirement he has been elected president of la Société Santé en français du Canada, has been project director for Training and mentoring group for Diabetes Action Canada and more recently leads the Franco Doc project of the Association of Faculties of Medicine of Canada. He has been awarded many prize and recognition including the Order of Canada in 2014.