A former student of the Séminaire Saint-Joseph, Dr. René Paquin had his office at 1005, rue Saint-Prosper in Trois-Rivières for 40 years.

He was the co-founder of the emergency department at the Hôpital Saint-Joseph in Trois-Rivières.

He married Thérèse Thibodeau, an artist.

He died in 2011 at the age of 83.

Donation from Thérèse Thibodeau-Paquin
Musée Pierre-Boucher Collection
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