Men in Nursing

The following resources provide information and support for male nurses who work in a predominantly female field. It is not intended to be a comprehensive list but rather a starting off point.


BC Resources

BC Nurses Union – Men in Nursing Group

The Men in Nursing group works to break down outdated stereotypes. It encourages more men to enter the profession and to become more active in our union. https://www.bcnu.org/about-bcnu/human-rights-and-equity/men-in-nursing

Other Provincial Resources

RNAO – Men in Nursing Interest Group www.minig.rnao.org

The groups objectives are:

  • Educate the general public (communities), stakeholders , students and nurses about men in nursing and the profession
  • Strengthen the image of nursing across genders
  • Collaborate with other nursing organizations and groups
  • Conduct workshops/conferences
  • Strengthening the image of nursing for all
  • To collaborate with both RNAO, its interest groups, the community and stakeholders.

International Resources

American Association for Men in Nursing www.aamn.org

To shape the practice, education, research, and leadership for men in nursing and advance men’s health.

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