A contingent of nine nurses from Dominica attended the Caribbean Nurses Organization (CNO) 29th biennial Conference, held in St Lucia, on October 26-31, 2014.
Nurses Debra Roach Philip, the president of he National Nurses Association and Dyan Cornelius, the secretary went as official delegates, representing Dominica, with voting rights.
The team participated in a number of activities, namely; education sessions, CNO business meetings, institutional visits and a cultural exposition.
We are pleased to inform that two of Dominica’s representatives were duly elected as members of the Board of Directors of CNO.
Nurse Debra Roach Philip was elected Regional Director for region 3, which constitutes, St. Lucia, Monsterrat, Guadeloupe, Martinique, Haiti, Antigua and Dominica. Nurse Mignon Rolle Shillingford was elected Assistant Treasurer.
Dominica will continue to contribute to the development of Nursing and nursing leadership in the Region.