Dr. Cindy Forbes

Dr. Cindy Forbes

Dr. Forbes is a practicing family physician with over 30 years of experience providing primary care in the Canadian healthcare system. She is also past-president of the Canadian Medical Association and Doctors Nova Scotia. Her interest in health promotion and patient advocacy has led her to take on many different leadership roles throughout her career.

Originally from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia she has an undergraduate degree in Health Education and also received her medical training at Dalhousie Medical School. She is currently a community clinical instructor for medical students in the Dalhousie Department of Family Medicine.

Dr. Forbes has extensive local, provincial, and national leadership and board experience. She currently practices in the community of Fall River, NS.