Dr. Patry received his medical degree at the age of 23 with the mention “cum laude”. He began his medical practice at the Medical Centre of Pierrefonds, of which he is a co-founder. At the age of 26, he became one of the youngest mayors in Québec. He remained in this position for 18 years and was re-elected five times. In 1993 he became a Member of Parliament for the Electoral District of Pierrefonds-Dollard until 2011. For many years, served as Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs and International Trade. Dr. Patry is a man of conviction and a natural leader.