Judith Shamian

Former President

International Council of Nurses


JUDITH SHAMIAN, RN, PhD, LLD (hon), D.Sci (hon), FAAN, is the Immediate past President of the International Council of Nurses (ICN), and President Emeritus, also past president and CEO of the Victorian Order of Nurses (VON) the largest Home Care organization in Canada. She is a professor at the Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing at the University of Toronto, and the founding executive director of the Office of Nursing Policy at Health Canada, Canada’s Federal Government. Dr. Shamian holds four Honorary Doctorates and recipient of numerous awards. Dr. Shamian has a strong track record of international voice and policy engagement over the last few decades. Recently Dr. Shamian served on the UN High Commission on “Health Employment and Economic Growth”

2 FEB, 2018 13:00-15-00 hrs. PS3.2 Lessons Learned from a One Health Approach to AMR