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Sunnybrook nurses nominated for awards

May 7, 2018


We are very pleased to recognize Sunnybrook nurses who have been nominated for both the 2018 Toronto Star Nightingale and Hospital News Nursing Heroes Awards.

Sunnybrook nurses nominated for the 17th Annual Toronto Star Nightingale Award

This year 12 Sunnybrook nurses were nominated for the Toronto Star Nightingale Award. This award is presented each year to an Ontario nurse nominated for recognition by their patients or peers. The recipient and honourable mentions are selected by a panel of representatives from the Star and Ontario's nursing associations.

  • Victoria Boateng, RN
  • Marg Daddamio, RN
  • Andrea Goncz, RN
  • Judith Keen-Bingham, RN
  • Miranda Lamb, RN
  • Julie MacDonald, NP
  • Michelle Mooney, RPN
  • Wendy Morgan, RN
  • Isabel Samuel, RN
  • Karen Smith, RN (Received Honourable Mention)
  • Jennifer Vaughan, RN
  • Anne-Marie Vernon, RN

Sunnybrook nurses nominated for Hospital News’ Nursing Heroes

The Nursing Hero Awards is presented by Hospital News and highlights some of the many heroic acts nurses perform every day. Stories/letters are submitted each year by patients or patients' family members, colleagues or managers.

  • Nilda Abila
  • Sarah Balet
  • Diana Beckford
  • Lorna Cachola
  • Lynn Gilkes
  • Brandi Grozell
  • Gina Huang
  • Edgardo Marquez
  • Liz Njoroge
  • Rosie Wang

Congratulations to all! These nominations are an acknowledgement of their important daily contributions to patient care and the profession of nursing.