Professor Emerita Annette O’Connor inducted into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame

Posted on Friday, April 30, 2021

On April 28, 2021, Annette O’Connor OC MScN PhD FCAHS FRSC was the first educated in a Canadian School of Nursing and one of 6 selected for induction into the Canadian Medical Hall of Fame. Her pioneering work in actively engaging patients in their own treatment and supporting them in shared decision-making with physicians and caregivers, has helped make respect for patient agency an accepted part of enlightened and humane medical practice.

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