IRSST - Institut de recherche Robert-Sauvé en santé et en sécurité du travail

 Important Notice Concerning COVID-19

(March 27, 2020 3PM) Due to the rapid spread of COVID-19, and to ensure the health and safety of its employees and its entire network, the IRSST has implemented exceptional measures.

Executive Office

The President and Chief Executive Officer is responsible for the overall management of the Institute, and particularly for developing and implementing policies, especially with regard to leadership roles, activities, development and coordination of occupational health and safety research.

She chairs the IRSST’s Scientific Advisory Board whose members decide on the relevance, priority and scientific quality of internal and external research projects.


Lyne Sauvageau

Lyne Sauvageau

President - CEO
Executive Office


Chantal Genest

Administrative assistant

Daphné Penot

Coordinator boards and committees

François Hébert

Strategic development Assistant