Vice President, Clinical, and Chief of Professional Practice and Nursing, SickKids
Judy is Vice President, Clinical, and Chief of Professional Practice and Nursing at The Hospital for Sick Children. A health care leader with close to 30 years of experience, Judy began at SickKids as a staff nurse. In her current role, she is accountable for clinical operations, education, clinical trials research, quality management and patient safety programs, strategic planning, financial management and capital development. She received a BSc in Nursing from Ryerson University and a Master of Nursing from the University of Toronto in 1997. Judy is involved with the Trillium Gift of Life and is a Board member of the Pediatric Oncology Group of Ontario.
“The families of children undergoing treatment for serious illnesses confront enormous challenges. As a health-care leader working directly with children and families, I recognize and appreciate the critical role that Ronald McDonald House Charities Toronto plays for children and their families and am honoured to be involved with an organization that makes such a positive difference.”