On November 11, SMHC celebrates Remembrance Day

Montreal, October 28, 2013 - For Remembrance Day, St. Mary’s salutes and expresses our gratitude to all our soldiers and veterans for their unwavering commitment, including our own dedicated staff: Dr. Heather Coombs is an emergency medicine physician at SMHC. She holds the rank of Lieutenant-colonel and has served for 20 years as a flight surgeon, medical platoon and company commander. Solange Siné is a nurse clinician in the Emergency Department at SMHC. She holds the rank of Lieutenant and served as a medical platoon commander and instruction officer in the 51st Field Ambulance.

Dr. Heather Coombs and Solange Siné. Dr. Heather Coombs and Solange Siné.

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