Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Award for Excellence in Neuroscience Nursing

This annual award is presented to a member of the Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN) who demonstrates excellence in neuroscience nursing related to brain tumours. Established in honour of Pamela Del Maestro, RN, BSc, CANN member and a co-founder of Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada, the award includes the publication of the winner’s paper in the Canadian Journal of Neuroscience Nursing.

View the guidelines for the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Award for Excellence in Neuroscience Nursing

Congratulations to the recent recipients: Link to the BTFC award winners page

2016

Andrea Neufeld, MScN, RN(EC), Nurse Practitioner

City: London ON

Title: Brain Tumours in Young Children: What’s New and What’s Different ? A Case Based Discussion

Amount: $1500

2015

Catherine-Anne Miller, BScN, MHSc

City: Montreal, PQ

Title: Pseudoprogression: Patient experience and nursing in uncertainty

Amount: $1500

2014

Dr. Brenda Sabo

City: Halifax, NS

Title: Primary Malignant Brain Tumours and the Couple Experience: Recurrent Themes

Amount: $1500

2013

Lianne Longo RN and Serena Slater RN

City: Montreal, PQ

Title: Challenges in Providing Culturally Sensitive Care to Patients with Metastatic Brain Tumours and their Families.

Award: $1500

View previous recipients here