IBD Nurse of the Year Nomination Form

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Name of person nominating an individual
e.g. Patient
Organization of person nominating an individual
Email of person nominating an individual
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Phone number of person nominating an individual
Describe how the nominee has exceptionally contributed to the delivery of clinical care to patients with Crohn's disease and ulcerative colitis. (max 250 words)
Describe how this individual has advocated for their patients and has been a hero for them, often going "above and beyond" what is expected from a nurse. (max 250 words)
Please upload any information you believe will be of assistance to the Selection Panel as it considers this nomination. If you have any additional supporting materials (e.g. letters of support), you may attach them as a pdf document below.
Please upload any information you believe will be of assistance to the Selection Panel as it considers this nomination. If you have any additional supporting materials (e.g. letters of support), you may attach them as a pdf document below.
Please upload any information you believe will be of assistance to the Selection Panel as it considers this nomination. If you have any additional supporting materials (e.g. letters of support), you may attach them as a pdf document here.

  • Canada has among the highest incidence rates of Crohn's and colitis in the world.
  • 1 in 140 Canadians lives with Crohn’s or colitis.
  • Families new to Canada are developing these diseases for the first time.
  • Incidence of Crohn’s in Canadian kids under 10 has doubled since 1995.
  • People are most commonly diagnosed before age 30.

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