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About Sickkids
About SickKids

Linda Fazari, RN, MN, APN

The Hospital for Sick Children
Advanced Practice Nurse Cardiac Critical Care
Labatt Family Heart Centre


Phone: 416-813-7654 ext. 28093
Fax: 416-813-5635
Email: linda.fazari@sickkids.ca

Brief Biography

Linda is Paediatric Nurse Practitioner with the Labatt Family Heart Centre’s Cardiac Critical Care Unit.

Linda graduated from the Ryerson University in 1998 with a Baccalaureate of Science in Nursing. Her nursing career began on the Cardiology Ward at SickKids before transitioning to Paediatric and Cardiac Critical Care Units. In 2006, Linda obtained a masters degree in nursing in conjunction with a Paediatric Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate from the University of Toronto. Linda is a member of Sigma Theta Tau International: Honor Society of Nursing and the Nurse Practitioners’ Association of Ontario.

Clinical Care Activities:

In addition to clinical practice, Linda chaired the Critical Care’s Child and Family-Centred Care Committee for over five years and led on initiatives such as extending sibling visitation in the CCU.  She co-leads the SickKids ECMO follow-up program, teaches with the SickKids Advanced Cardiology Course and has presented nationally and internationally on HLHS.

Achievements

  • Sasha Bella Award for Excellence in Family Centred Care, 2013
  • Sasha Bella Team Award for Excellence in Family Centred Care, 2009
  • The Hospital for Sick Children’s Nursing Scholarship Award, 2004
  • Bloorview MacMillan Children’s Hospital Award, 1998