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Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada Award for Excellence in Neuroscience Nursing

This annual award was presented to a member of the Canadian Association of Neuroscience Nurses (CANN) who demonstrated 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 included the publication of the winner’s paper in the Canadian Journal of Neuroscience Nursing.

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


Catherine-Anne Miller, BScN, MHSc

City: Montreal, PQ

Title: Pseudoprogression: Patient experience and nursing in uncertainty

Amount: $1500


Dr. Brenda Sabo

City: Halifax, NS

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

Amount: $1500


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