Armand Frappier: pioneer of preventive medicine

His dream

Photograph of Dr. Frappier during one of his trips to FranceZoomZoom
© Armand-Frappier Museum

In 1939, while on a business trip to Paris, Dr. Frappier was struck by the concrete and animated presentations of microbiology at the Musée de l’Homme. From that moment, he dreamed of a museum in Montreal whose goal would be to sensitize and educate the public about preventive medicine.