Diane Bouchard, B.Sc. 


Director, Programs and Strategic Projects

Génome Québec


Diane Bouchard holds a chemistry degree from Université de Montréal, a certificate in management from HEC and has completed the McGill’s Desautels Faculty of Management Mini MBA program.  During her career, she worked in the CRO industry for over 20 years in the bioanalytical sector at Bio-Research, Phoenix International, MDS Pharma and more recently in the genomic sector at the biotech Genizon.  


Ms. Bouchard joined Génome Québec in 2013 and is the Director of Programs and Strategic Projects. Her principal mandates involve promoting partnerships; facilitate networking between academia and industry and to support the teams in preparing their applications for Genome Canada funded competitions.