Coordinators

Rosie Scuccimarri, MD
Associate Professor, Pediatric Rheumatologist, The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

Dr. Rosie Scuccimarri is a Pediatric Rheumatologist at the Montreal Children’s Hospital and an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatrics of McGill University. She was the Pediatric Rheumatology Residency program director from 2011-2018. Her research interests include Pediatric Rheumatology Global Health, Kawasaki Disease and Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis. She is actively involved in several committees of the Canadian Rheumatology Association; and previously served as board member, and chair of the Pediatric Committee.

Terry Sigman, MD, FRCP
Director, Division of Pediatric Gastroenterology, The Montreal Children’s Hospital, MUHC

Terry Sigman completed her Pediatric residency and Pediatric Gastroenterology fellowship at McGill University. She is presently the Director of the Division of Gastroenterology at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, McGill University Health Centre, where she cares for patients with intestinal and liver disease both in the inpatient and outpatient setting. Her particular clinical interests are in children with Inflammatory Bowel Disease and Celiac Disease. She is also the Director of Continuing Professional Development for the Department of Pediatrics.

Barry Slapcoff, MDCM, CCFP
Assistant Professor, Department of Family Medicine, McGill University Health Centre (MUHC)

Dr. Slapcoff is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at McGill University in the Department of Family Medicine. He has a private practice in Westmount and teaches at St. Mary’s Hospital. Dr. Slapcoff has an interest in undergraduate education and has been the director of a course at McGill titled Physician Apprenticeship.

John Yaremko, MD, FRCP
Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, The Montreal Children's Hospital, MUHC

A general pediatrician at The Montreal Children's Hospital as well as having a community pediatric practice, Dr. Yaremko has been a coordinator for the Practical Problems in Pediatrics course for many years. He has also been director of numerous Pediatric CME events, including the McGill Pediatric Asthma Update Course, the Immunization Update for the Clinician Course, and Gastroenterology and Nutrition Update for the Clinician Course. He also works in the Emergency Department at The Montreal Children's Hospital and teaches the family medicine residents at St. Mary's Hospital in Montréal.