Barbara O’Neill is the Senior Provincial Director for the Cancer Strategic Clinical Network (SCN) and the Critical Care SCN. Barbara is an RN and is completing a MSc, Public Health from the University of London, UK, School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine from which she holds a post graduate diploma in Public Health. She also has an MBA. As Senior Provincial Director of two SCN’s, Barbara provides strategic leadership, advice and expertise to support a provincial health system that is undertaking transformational change, large-scale integration, continuous improvement and innovation. She is accountable for implementation, operationalization, ongoing management and monitoring of provincially integrated strategic priorities and is a key driver in quality and performance improvement.