Who We Are

The Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association (NLMA) is the voice of organized medicine in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.

The NLMA is a non-profit professional organization funded primarily by its members.


Dr. Gerard Farrell has been taking care of cancer patients in St. John’s for more than 25 years. 

He began this career as a general practitioner in oncology at the H. Bliss Murphy Cancer Centre, and now offers After Cancer Care to patients who have completed their care at HBMCC. He is currently involved in curriculum development with Memorial’s Office of Professional Education and Development. He has also been involved in postgraduate medical education and has supervised graduate students in the faculties of Medicine, Computer Science, and Pharmacy. On June 3, 2023, Dr. Farrell was installed as the 98th President of the Newfoundland and Labrador Medical Association.