Welcome to Peel Chapter

President: Christine Bintakies
President-Elect: Ioana Gheorghiu
Immediate Past-President: Anita Tsang-Sit
Membership ENO: Sean Noronha
Communications ENOs : Sandrina Ntamwemezi, Crystal Frenette
Secretary: Maria Tandoc
Workplace Liaison ENO: Sandrina Ntamwemezi
Political Action ENO: Natalia Kusendova
Finance: Jo-Anne Wilson
IT/Social Media ENOs: Poonam Sharma
Student ENOs: Jasmin Fasitsas, Harshdeep Hehar

Region 4 Board Representative: Veronique Boscart

Members-at-Large: Danielle Gray, Kathie Harcourt, Karen Hilliard, Sarah Loseth, Sherry Red Manuel, Elaine Hines, Sinead Sheehan, Maria Harrison, Tessa Shelvey


Invitation for Spring into Nursing: Career Exploration Event

Saturday, May 6, 2017 - 12:00 - 16:00

Are you a nursing student or new grad that wants to learn more about the different types of careers in our profession? Of perhaps you have worked for a few years and are looking for something new? Peel Chapter is proud to invite you to our bi-annual career exploration event. Join us for an afternoon of group discussion with professionals in acute care, education, public health and more, while connecting with past students who have written the NCLEX.

Nursing Week Annual Dinner

Thursday, May 11, 2017 - 17:00 - 20:30

Come celebrate with us at our annual Nursing Week dinner. A panel discussion including various nurses and a nursing student will be sharing their work and what nursing means to them. Nursing recognition awards will also be presented.

This will be a great opportunity to network with other nurses, capture memorable moments at our photobooth, and win some prizes.

Event details:

Date:  Thursday, May 11, 2017

Time: 5 - 8:30 p.m. (registration starts at 5 p.m., dinner at 6:15 p.m., and panel discussion at 7 p.m.)

Peel Chapter Recognition Awards

Peel Chapter Members,

We are currently accepting nominations for our Peel Chapter recognition awards.

Do you know a registered nurse who contributes to supporting nursing students and new graduates? Has made contributions to our communities? Is a role model for professionalism? Or has had an impact throughout their lifetime in the nursing profession? If so, nominate him/her for any of these four awards.

Resolution Dinner Meeting

Thursday, March 23, 2017 - 17:30 - 20:30
Event: Join us for discussions about resolutions with Peel chapter colleagues 
Where: Region of Peel Building located at 7120 Hurontario Street, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada Room 2-351
Cost:  Members $20; Non members $25; Retired Members / Students: $10
How to Register: interact/credit/debit payment rnao website OR At the Door (cheque or cash ONLY)

Interest Group Meetings

Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 08:00 - 14:30


Friday, April 28, 2017 - 08:00 - 16:00



Annual General Meeting (AGM) - Opening Ceremonies and Stakeholder Reception

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 18:00 - 21:00

Exciting Opportunity for Students

RNAO Peel Chapter will sponsor 4 students to attend the 2017 RNAO Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Friday, April 28th.

This will include one night hotel accommodation and a Leadership Luncheon ticket.

Interested students must meet the following criteria:

  • Be a student member of the RNAO Peel Chapter
  • Submit a 200 word letter of intent explaining why you would like to attend the AGM
  • Submit a personal experience after attending the AGM to the Peel Chapter newsletter

For more information or to submit your letter of intent, please email our Peel Chapter Student Executives (Harshdeep Hehar or Jasmin Fasitsas) at rnaopeel@gmail.com. Deadline for submission is April 1, 2017. Winners will be notified by April 17th.

Thank you,

Peel Chapter Executive Team

Calling Consultation Reps

Peel chapter is looking for consultation representatives for this year’s RNAO AGM. Please review the flyer and if you are interested, respond to peel chapter  rnaopeel@gmail.com by Feb. 24, 2017. 

Check out our Fall Peel Chapter Chatter Newsletter!

Enjoy a cup of coffee/tea while you catch up on what we have been up to over the last six months in our Fall Newsletter.

Highlights from the newsletter include: Peel Health's MPP visit with Harinder Malhi, Spring into Nursing - Career Exploration, a nurse's work with the Canadian Mission Team to Ukraine, Dixie Bloor Neighbourhood Centre's  The Mentoring Partnership, and our Nurse To Know.

We have some great upcoming events - we look forward to seeing you soon.

RNAO Peel Chapter