Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario


Join us for RNAO’s AGM on June 24-26: Register today

The countdown has begun. RNAO’s 96th Annual General Meeting is just weeks away. 

Join us for an exciting program of events and to celebrate the incredible efforts of registered nurses (RN), nurse practitioners (NP) and nursing students during the most unprecedented past year. 

This year’s theme is Protecting Ontarians and Leading Change: Nurses and RNAO during COVID-19. The theme speaks to the hard work and care nurses are providing day in and day out to Ontarians during this pandemic and the change RNAO and its members are leading to make the province a healthier place for all. 

Schedule of events:
June 24, 2021 – opening ceremonies (6 - 7:30 p.m. ET)
June 25, 2021 – virtual exhibiting booths (10 a.m. - 12 p.m. ET), student luncheon (1 - 2 p.m. ET) and AGM (4 - 7:30 p.m. ET)
June 26, 2021 – interest group meetings, Promoting 2SLGBTQI+ Health Equity BPG launch and media conference, and closing keynote panel (8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. ET)

The student luncheon will be hosted by RNAO’s interest group Nursing Students of Ontario and it will focus on how students have been leaders and change-makers during COVID-19. The Student of Distinction Award will be presented at this event. 

On Saturday, after the interest group meetings in the morning, RNAO will release its newest BPG Promoting 2SLGBTQI+ Health Equity alongside a media conference. The closing keynote panel will follow entitled Protecting Ontarians and Leading Change: COVID-19 through the eyes and experiences of nurses. The panel will feature a discussion of RN and NP leaders from different sectors sharing their perspectives about the pandemic. 

To register, please go online

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