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Media conference: RNAO's Black Nurses Task Force report release

Feb 8, 2022, 10:30am - 12:00pm
Online via Zoom
About this Event:

Marking Black History Month in February, RNAO's Black Nurses Task Force (BNTF) released its report Acknowledging, Addressing and Tackling Anti-Black Racism and Discrimination Within the Nursing Profession.

The groundbreaking report includes 19 recommendations to tackle structural racism within nursing organizations, regulatory bodies, associations and the broader health-care systems that are targeted towards and experienced by Black nurses. The report focuses on education and awareness building, research, advocacy, and partnership with allies and stakeholders. 

Presenters: 

  • Dr. Angela Cooper Brathwaite, registered nurse and past-president of RNAO
  • Corsita Garraway, nurse practitioner
  • Dr. Doris Grinspun, RNAO CEO

Join the conversation on social media using #BNTFreport.