Biography

Trish Knight-Latimer is a Registered Practical Nurse at Cleveland Clinic Canada. Ms. Knight-Latimer has a strong background as an operating room nurse, with experience in a wide variety of clinical areas including orthopaedics, plastics, thyroid, gynecology, urology, otology and general surgery.

Ms. Knight-Latimer was drawn to the field of nursing through her passion for helping others. She first obtained her Diploma in General Arts Pre-Health and Science from Algonquin College, followed by a Diploma in Registered Practical Nursing from St. Lawrence College. Ms. Knight-Latimer went on to complete her Operating Room for Registered Practical Nurses at Algonquin College, which she graduated with honours.

Ms. Knight-Latimer has a particular interested in sports and exercise medicine, nutrition and cosmetic dermatology. She holds additional certification in Level C CPR, First Aid with AED, Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHIMIS), Medication Administration and Sterilization of Medical Tools.

When she’s not treating patients, Ms. Knight-Latimer enjoys spending time with friends and staying active on her Peloton.

Education/Training

Diploma
Algonquin College
Operating Room for RPN
Ottawa, ON
Diploma
St. Lawrence College
Registered Practical Nursing
Kingston, ON
Diploma
Algonquin College
General Arts Pre-Health and Science
Ottawa, ON

Certifications

  • Level C CPR
  • First Aid with AED
  • The Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System (WHIMIS)
  • Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO)
  • Medication Administration
  • Sterilization of Medical Tools
  • Reprocessing in the community

Specialty Interests

  • Sports and exercise medicine
  • Nutrition
  • Cosmetic dermatology

Professional Memberships

  • Registered Practical Nurses Association of Ontario (RPNAO)