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CAPWHN cares about
women's health across
the continuum.
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CAPWHN promotes excellence in
nursing practice, leadership,
education, and research!
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CAPWHN supports
evidence-informed
practice.

LEADING EXCELLENCE IN PERINATAL AND WOMEN’S HEALTH NURSING IN CANADA

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The Canadian Association of Perinatal and Women’s Health Nurses (CAPWHN) represents women’s health, obstetric and newborn nurses from across Canada. CAPWHN aims to promote excellence in nursing practice, leadership, education, and research in the areas of perinatal and women’s health care.

WHAT’S NEW

Nurse writing notes near sunny windowStay current with the CAPWHN community!

Members keep us current with news that impacts perinatal and women’s healthcare nursing.

 

Do you have news that we should be sharing? Send it to our office so we can review and post it. Include an image, complete details and your contact information.

CAPWHN next annual conference is September 24-26, 2020CAPWHN 10th Annual Conference

Learn from insightful seminars and enjoy the camaraderie of networking with your peers. Join us in Winnipeg, MB from September 24-26, 2020.

CAPWHN Excellence in Leadership and Emerging Leader Award icons Annual CAPWHN Awards

Congratulations to the 2019 CAPWHN Award Winners!

Emerging Leader Award: Rachel Ollivier

Excellence in Leadership Award: Dr. Nicole Letourneau

 

Stay tuned for the 2020 CAPWHN Awards Call for Nominations. Recipients will be recognized at the CAPWHN Annual Clinical, Education, Research Conference in Winnipeg, MB on September 24-26, 2020.

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Find great staff, or a great job!

Whether you are looking for the ideal recruit or searching for a new job, take advantage of the CAPWHN member network.

Network

Link with colleagues for ideas, innovation, problem-solving, career opportunities and more...

Education

Continue learning with monthly webinars, annual conference, abstracts and more...

Leadership

Make a difference locally and nationally with CAPWHN’s committees, advocacy and more...

Learn more about these and other membership benefits…

CAPWHN is grateful to the many organizations that support our efforts to improve perinatal and women’s health care in Canada.

CAPWHN Community

CAPWHN Community - Featured Volunteer
Volunteer

Who should we feature?

We’ll feature a different volunteer every quarter,
and we want your input. Email us with your recommendation. Include
your contact info and theirs too.

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Member

Who should we feature?

We’ll feature a different member every quarter,
and we want your input. Email us with your recommendation. Include
your contact info and theirs too.

CAPWHN Community - Featured Sponsor
Sponsor

Coming soon.

We’ll feature a different sponsor every quarter,
learning about their interest in perinatal and women’s health and involvement with CAPWHN.

TESTIMONIALS

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RT @PerinatalBC: Today marks the 30th anniversary of the mass shooting of 14 female engineering students at l'École Polytechnique de Montré…