Sylvie Bouchard holds a bachelor’s degree in Pharmacy from Université Laval in Québec city (1988). She also has a diploma (1989) and a master’s degree (1992) in Hospital Pharmacy from Université Laval (Faculty of Pharmacy), and an MBA in Corporate Management (2001), also from Université Laval (Faculty of Business Administration).
Sylvie Bouchard was a hospital pharmacist and hospital pharmacy manager. She joined the Conseil du médicament in April 2010, where she has held various management positions over the years. Between April 2016 and January 2020, she headed the Direction du médicament. Since February 2020, she has headed the Direction de l’évaluation des médicaments et des technologies à des fins de remboursement.