Nancy Rousselle, RRT CRERespiratory Therapist
A native of Lagacéville, NB, Nancy Rousselle obtained her certification as a respiratory therapist and anesthesia technician from the Cégep of Sainte-Foy, QC in June 1998. She started her career as a respiratory therapist in the hospitals of the Acadian Peninsula. In 2000, she completed an education micro program for asthma control from Universtié Laval. In 2001, she accepted a position at the asthma clinic at the Bathurst Hospital. In November 2001, she obtained her certification as an asthma educator via the Canadian Network for Asthma Care. In September 2008, she completed her training in COPD TREC with the Pulmonary Association. In November 2009, she obtained her certification in COPD via the Canadian Network of Respiratory Care, hence her title as a certified respiratory educator. In the fall of 2009, she completed her training to implement the Ottawa Model on smoking cessation in hospitals. Since February 2014, as part of a pilot project with Vitalité Health Network, Nancy works at the Clinique Médicale Nepisiguit on Tuesdays to offer her services to COPD patients.