CAPNE is the national voice for practical nursing education in Canada.

Bringing the pieces together.

Excellence in practical nursing education.

Join us in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island for the 18th annual CAPNE Conference. Learn more.

Objectives

Support and enhance the quality, effectiveness, and consistency of practical nursing education.
Promote evidence-informed nursing education.
Liaise with key stakeholders such as government and regulatory bodies on issues pertaining to educational and human resource needs.
Enhance awareness and understanding of the role of the practical nurse in the collaborative delivery of health care.
Contribute to policy initiatives related to issues and trends in health and education.
Promote collaboration with other educators and enhance inter-professional education and practice.
Support and foster transferability between educational programs and mobility of graduates.
Oversee the organization of an annual conference for practical nurse educators.

Jurisdictional Representatives

Prince Edward Island

Debra Smith, Communications Coordinator

Holland College
140 Weymouth Street
Charlottetown, PE C1A 4Z1

Email
(902) 629-4208
Website

New Brunswick

Jo-Anna Hennessey

New Brunswick Community College
80 University Avenue
Miramichi, NB E1N 0C6

Email
(506) 778-6898
Website

Nova Scotia

Roxanne Williams, Chair

Nova Scotia Community College
5685 Leeds Street, PO Box 1153
Halifax, NS B3J 2X1

Email
(902) 491-4717
Website

Newfoundland & Labrador

Renay Frankland

Centre for Nursing Studies
100 Forest Road
St. John’s, NL A1A 1E5

Email
(709) 777-8142

Quebec

Danielle Boak

CVCEC – Chateauguay Valley Career Education Centre
46 Roy Street
Ormstown, PQ J0S 1K0

Email
(450) 829-2396
Website

Ontario

Shelley Masse, Secretary

Fanshawe College
1001 Fanshawe College Boulevard, Box 7005
London, ON N5Y 5R6

Email
(516) 452-4430 ext. 4084
Website

Manitoba

Sylvia Ptashnik, Treasurer

Assiniboine Community College
87-1313 Border Street
Winnipeg, MB R3H 0X4

Email
(204) 694-7111 ext. 6265
Website

Saskatchewan

Karen Ulyott, Past Chair

Saskatchewan Polytechnic
Prince Albert Campus
1100 15th Street East
Prince Albert, SK S6V 7S4

Email
(306) 765-1716
Website

Alberta

Katrina Blacklock

NorQuest College
10215-108 Street NW
Edmonton, AB T5J 1L6

Email
(780) 644-6362
Website

British Columbia

Leslie Stuart

North Island College

Email
Website

Yukon

Dawn Lammer

Yukon College
500 College Drive
Box 2799
Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5K4

Email
(867) 456-8644
Website