Practical Nursing, 2013
Health Director and Emergency Management Coordinator, Mattagami First Nation
With nearly 30 years’ experience working in health services with Mattagami First Nation, Eileen Boissoneau has contributed to the health and well-being of all community members every step of her career. She is a lifelong learner who advocates for youth to pursue post-secondary education. As a practical nursing graduate, she is the health director and emergency management coordinator for the Mattagami Health Centre. Throughout her career, Boissoneau has had a significant impact on the lives of patients and experiences of aspiring health-care professionals in northern communities. She has a direct effect on the health, wellness and safety of her community.