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Feb. 1, 2023

RNAO past-president appointed to Order of Canada

Dr. Angela Cooper Brathwaite

Congratulations to Dr. Angela Cooper Brathwaite, past-president of RNAO and co-chair of its Black Nurses Task Force, who has been inducted into the Order of Canada. Brathwaite is being recognized for her extensive contributions to the field of nursing through her leadership, public policy advocacy, education and research. The full list of appointees is available online.

Please see the following news stories about Brathwaite’s induction:

Brathwaite was also appointed to the Order of Ontario in 2021 for her initiatives to promote nursing education, improve women and children's health, and address racism in the nursing profession.

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