TORONTO, Sept. 18 /CNW/ - A delegation of registered nurses from China
will begin a week of professional development by visiting the office of the
Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario (RNAO).
The nurses have completed a leadership management certificate program
which RNAO offers in China and are here to examine leadership practices in
Canadian health-care settings. They will be participating in internships at
St. Michael's Hospital, University Health Network and York University's School
Where: Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario office
158 Pearl Street (corner of Pearl and Duncan)
When: 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Monday, September 22
What: Press conference for nurse interns from China
Who: Doris Grinspun, Executive Director, RNAO
Irmajean Bajnok, Director, International Affairs and Best Practice
Guidelines Programs, RNAO
Kaiyan Fu, Director, Nursing Innovation & Change Management,
St. Michael's Hospital
Yi Weilu, Professor, Capital Railway Health School, Beijing
The Registered Nurses' Association of Ontario is the professional
association representing registered nurses in Ontario. Since 1925, RNAO has
lobbied for healthy public policy, promoted excellence in nursing practice,
increased nurses' contribution to shaping the health-care system, and
influenced decisions that affect nurses and the public they serve.
For further information:
For further information: Jill-Marie Burke, Registered Nurses'
Association of Ontario, Office: (416) 408-5606, Mobile: (647) 504-4008