Nursing Leadership Award

The Nursing Leadership Award builds on the themes of patient-centred care and nursing leadership, and honours those who demonstrate an ongoing commitment to excellence in these areas.

The call for nominations for this award closed on November 30. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted to submit Section B of the nomination form by February 1.

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Selection Committee


Sponsored by:

2018 Recipient: Candy Garossino

Candy’s advocacy and passion for patient and family-centred care has seen Providence be first to implement many initiatives, making Providence a provincial leader in this area. Candy champions professional development for clinicians, improving the care experience of all who are touched by the organization.


Past Recipients

Please see our past recipients listed below. Full biography's are available in our Celebrating Leading Practices booklets.

2017, Fiona Karmali

2016, Scott Robertson

2015, Sandra Lauck

2014, Patricia O'Connor FCCHL

2013, Doris Grinspun

2012, Theresa Fillatre CHE

2011, Lucie Tremblay AdmA, CHE