Visionary Award

This award recognizes an individual who has made a significant contribution to forensic nursing in Canada through clinical programming, scientific achievement, educational activities, and/or advocacy. 

Canadian Forensic Nurses Association- Visionary Award


This award will recognize an individual who has made a significant contribution to development, promotion and advancement of forensic nursing in Canada. The contribution may be made through clinical program development, scientific achievement, educational activities and advocacy on behalf of Canadian forensic nurses. 



The award will be given to the chosen individual in the fall corresponding with the International Association of Forensic Nursing conference/CFNA conference and will consist of a one-year paid membership to the CFNA, a plaque and certificate.

Committee members will be involved in selecting the winner of CFNA's most prestigious award!

Current committee members include our Treasurer, Liz Louden, Membership Coordinator, Brenda Smith and Member Ellie Neary. Please email or with an expression of interest or with any questions.

PDF Fillable Nomination Form:

CFNA Visionary Award Nomination Form 2021.pdf