Founded in 1992 as an initiative of the Institut Armand-Frappier, the Fondation Armand-Frappier, and Ville de Laval, the Armand-Frappier Museum finally opened in 1994 under the presidency of Dr. Lise Frappier-Davignon, Dr Armand Frappier’s daughter. At the time, the Museum’s mission was to introduce the life and work of this great scientist on the very site of the research institute that he founded and to which he gave his name: the Institut Armand-Frappier.
Who is the Dr. Armand Frappier?
Born in 1904, Dr. Armand Frappier is the pioneer of preventive medicine in Quebec. An exceptional Pasteurian microbiologist, he devoted his life to fighting infectious diseases.