Allwood-Anderson ends run as NAJ president

Alesia Edwards, Jamaica Observer, October 16, 2010 Ocho Rios, Saint Ann - After five straight years of championing the cause of registered nurses, the flamboyant Edith Allwood-Anderson is stepping down from the top job in the Nurses Association of Jamaica (NAJ). Allwood-Anderson is to be replaced today as president of the NAJ at the end of the association's 40th Island Conference and 64th Annual General Meeting at the Sunset Jamaica Grande Resort in Ocho Rios, Saint Ann. Antoinette Leana Patterson - a registered general nurse at the Kingston Public Hospital and the 2009/10 Lasco Nurse of the Year - is to take over the leadership ... Allwood-Anderson