About Us

About Us

Established in 1985, the Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology/Association canadienne des infirmières en oncologie (CANO/ACIO) is a national organization with a mission to advance oncology nursing excellence through practice, education, research, and leadership for the benefit of all Canadians, and a vision of being an international nursing leader in cancer control. We are a member-run association that takes direction from its membership in formulating activities and initiatives.

CANO/ACIO Past Presidents

2017/2019 Linda Watson
2015/2017 Tracy Truant
2013/2015 Barb Fitzgerald
2011/2013 Brenda Sabo
2009/2011 Jennifer Wiernikowski
2007/2009 Kim Chapman
2005/2007 Greta Cummings
2004/2007 Pamela Faulkner Baker
2002/2005 Esther Green
2000/2002 Carolyn Taylor
1999/2000 Lorna Butler
1996/1999 Nancy Guebert
1994/1996 Doris Howell
1989/1994 Barbara Warren
1986/1989 Margaret Fitch - First Elected President
1985 Heather Porter appointed Interim President of Interim Board

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