Dr. Brassard is a Dermatologist, graduating from McGill University in 1989.  From 1994 until 2001 he was the Founder and Director of the Leg Ulcer Clinic in Sacre-Coeur Hospital in Montreal, which was at the time, the largest in Canada.  From 2001 until 2007 he was Assistant Professor of Medicine and Dermatology at McGill University Health Centre, where he was very involved in Resident teaching.  From 1989 until 2007
Dr. Brassard maintained a private practice in Montreal and Laval Quebec.  In 2007
Dr. Brassard became Professor in the Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Alberta.  He is currently the Dermatology Examination Past-Chair and Chair of the Specialty Committee for the Royal College of Physician and Surgeons of Canada, Board member of the Canadian HS Foundation, President of the Canadian Rheumatology Dermatology Association and Treasurer of the Canadian Association of Dermatology (CDA).
Dr. Brassard has been intimately involved in a number of clinical research projects, grants and fellowships since 1991. He is a published author and co-author of numerous research papers included in peer reviewed Journals. He has been a member of many expert panels and his ability to transfer the knowledge to influence positive patient care is truly exceptional.