Welcome to Hamilton Chapter
Chapter Co-Chair: Lisa Richter
Chapter Co-Chair: Ruth Schofield
I.T. ENO: Marzena Cran
Policy & Political Action ENOs: Elizabeth Stec and Amy Bartholomew
Policy & Political Action Associate: Sriti Mizan
Treasurer/Financial Officer: Irene Molenaar
Communications & Public Relations: Nicki Desprey
Secretary: Bev Morgan
Membership & Services ENO: Rebecca Cosby
Student Liaison: Carrie Bullard
Student Rep:Jin Hee Lee

Region 3 Board Representative: Aric Rankin

Privacy and Confidentiality of Health Information in the Digital Age in Simcoe on December 3, 2015

2015 Newsletter!

Our 2015 newsletter is done! Open the file below to read about what we've been upto this year!

Apply for a chapter bursary or award today!

We are now taking applications for our Chapter Bursary and for the Lauren Packer Memorial Award. Please see attached documents for guidelines and application. Application for both awards closes on Nov 1, 2015.

Relevance, Resolve and Resiliency: Nursing in Canada in an Evolving Healthcare System

Wednesday, October 21, 2015 - 19:00

Join us for our Fall 2015 event with Dr. Barbara Mildon, RN, PhD, CHE, CCHN(C), Former CNA President! See attached poster for further details.

GNAO AGM with speaker Dr Vanessa Burkoski

RNAO’s president, Dr. Vanessa Burkoski is coming to speak at the GNAO AGM on Monday, October 19. The topic is  Physician Assisted Death: How the Supreme Court Ruling Affects Healthcare. This event is at the Waterfront Banquet and Conference Centre at 555 Bay St. N., Hamilton starting with networking and drinks (5 PM), followed by dinner (6 PM), Annual General Meeting (6:30 PM) and our speaker at 7 PM. Note you can just attend for the speaker from 7 to 8 pm.

See attached poster for more details!

Nursing Trivia Night in Brantford

Attention all nurses:

The Brant-haldimand-norfolk chapter is hosting a nursing trivia night!

Where: Northridge Golf Course, 320 Balmoral Drive, Brantford, ON
When: September 24th 2015 @ 7:30pm
Cost: Teams of 2-4 - $10.00 per person, Nursing students are 2 for 1

To register or if you have questions, contact Kyla Gallagher at kgallagher102@gmail.com – Pay at the door.

HHS 2015 Nursing Celebration May 14

Please see attached poster for details on the Hamilton Health Sciences Nursing Week Celebration on May 14, 2015

Infection Prevention and Control Education Day May 7


See attached to learn about this Education Day on Infection Prevention and Control.

Registrations will be accepted after May 1 as long as there are tickets available- please contact the second person listed on the poster - Oksana Zaporzan at 289-686-4346.

Buy your nursing week dinner tickets online!

Here's the link to purchase your nursing week dinner tickets online: 


Please email nicki.desprey@gmail.com if you have any questions. Thanks!

MLEK's upcoming Presentation Skills Workshop

Posted at the request of Elizabeth Delaney, Training Coordinator, Mussio, La Grassa, Elliot, Krogh, Inc.

I would like to let the Hamilton chapter of the RNAO know about MLEK's
upcoming Presentation Skills Workshop. MLEK - Mussio, La Grassa,
Elliott, Krogh - is a consultancy and training firm specializing in
management and communication skills. 

Participants will develop skills and strategies for presenting
information more confidently, effectively and persuasively. They will
learn how to read their audience and keep its attention - how to deliver
just the right amount of information and keep it clear, concise and

   * When: April 30-May 1, 2015
   * Where: Ron Joyce Centre, Burlington
   * Information and Registration: www.mlek.ca [1]

This practical, hands-on workshop is designed for professionals, content
experts and aspiring leaders. 

I have attached a flyer with details, but please don't hesitate to
contact me if you have any questions. And please feel free to share this
information with anyone you think might be interested. 

With regards, 

Elizabeth Delaney, Training Coordinator
Mussio, La Grassa, Elliot, Krogh, Inc.
Dir: 289-440-0180
www.mlek.ca [1]