CANO/ACIO recognizes some of the outstanding achievements of Canadian oncology nurses through an awards program that is managed by the recognition of excellence committee and supported by a range of corporate sponsors. In 2017, CANO/ACIO awarded over $17,000 through awards, scholarships and grants. We are happy to announce that up to $32,000 will be offered to our members this year.
Unless otherwise noted, awards are presented at the annual CANO/ACIO conference. Previous recipients of each award can be found in the past winners page.
CANO/ACIO members who meet the criteria may apply or be nominated for the following awards:
| Awards Program Timeline
||April 10, 2018
| Nominations Deadline
|| June 30, 2018
| ROE Committee Reviews
|| July-August, 2018
| Award Notifications
|| August 2018
The Recognition of Excellence Committee consists of:
Karen Janes (Chair), BC
Joy Tarasuk, NS
Lisa Henczel, BC
Michelle Renaud, ON
Colleen Campbell, ON
The Recognition of Excellence Committee focuses on recognizing and valuing all members of CANO/ACIO by not only their individual efforts to achieve excellence but also by their efforts as a group of nurses working in a variety of health care setting across Canada who excel in providing cancer care.
The Terms of Reference of the Recognition of Excellence Committee can be downloaded here.
Please contact CANO/ACIO Head Office for Recognition of Excellence Committee inquiries - firstname.lastname@example.org
Last Updated: April 9, 2018