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Dr. Barbara Mildon

Vice-President, Practice, Human Resources, Research and CNE

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Dr. Barbara Mildon is the Vice-President, Professional Practice and Research, and Chief Nursing Executive at Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences (Ontario Shores). Dr. Mildon’s nursing experience spans the domains of clinical care, clinical education research, regulation and administration. A Certified Health Executive (Canadian College of Health Leaders), she has held progressive clinical practice and management positions in Ontario and British Columbia including a variety of leadership and research roles. She has a long record of service to provincial and national nursing organizations and is currently the President of the Canadian Nurses Association. A life-long learner, Dr. Mildon recently completed her PhD in the Science of Nursing Administration at the University of Toronto’s Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing. The recipient of several awards, including the CNA Centennial Award and the Award of Merit from the Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (RNAO), Dr. Mildon has published and presented widely.