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Leisa Cadotte

Bio: Leisa Cadotte is now retired from her beloved nursing career due to her own serious health complications. Her 20 years experience in Disaster Response, Search & Rescue, Surgical Nursing and finally as an Educator, allow her to share her expertise and the humor needed to becoming a patient warrior.

Leisa is a passionate and fierce advocator for invisible chronic illness and volunteers with the B.C. Lupus Society and Arthritis Research Canada to raise awareness for these complicated and debilitating diseases such as Systemic Lupus, Fibromyalgia and Osteoarthritis. She also participates as a mentor with multiple online chronic illness and pain platforms. Leisa continues to support health care education and makes guest speaker appearances at the former nursing colleges she used to teach at, as well as sharing her story with other organizations. She is also a true Canadian hockey mom and enjoys watching her son play.