COHNA-ACIIST Award of Excellence

This award is designed to honour and recognize active COHNA/ACIIST members who demonstrate extraordinary involvement and achievement in occupational health nursing at a local, provincial/territorial and/or national level.

The award recognizes a combination of:

  • outstanding occupational health nursing endeavours in areas of practice, education, research and/or leadership in mentoring others.
  • outstanding volunteer endeavours which reflect commitment and leadership within the occupational health community.


Award of Excellence Guidelines

Award of Excellence Nomination Form

National Award of Excellence 2016 Winner – Roxanne McKendry

“I have a strong belief in the power of occupational health nurses. I thank you and your respective associations for the good work that is being done today to keep our national occupational health nursing association alive and relevant.

I am humbled to be selected by you for this award.”