Rose De Angelis
Rose De Angelis has worked at The West Island Palliative Care Residence in Kirkland, Quebec since 2002. The Residence is Canada’s largest, freestanding community hospice, housing 23 in-patient beds on two neighboring sites. In 2017, Rose accepted a new role within the Residence and is now the Director of Special Projects, Education and Knowledge Transfer. She was the recipient of the 2009 Award of Excellence from the Canadian Hospice Palliative Care Association. A Queen’s Jubilee award winner, Rose has worked on the Canadian Nurses’ Association hospice palliative care certification exam committee, is a past president of the CHPCA nurse’s group and is currently the Chairperson of their Awards Committee. Additionally she holds an adjunct faculty position at the McGill University School of Nursing, where she graduated. She is passionate about educating people about hospice and end of life care.