Sydney Farkas

Adjunct Clinical Associate


MN - Specialty: Nursing Teaching Focus

Athabasca University, 2015


University of Calgary, 2007

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Preferred method of communication

Research and teaching

Research Interests

  • Oncology best practice and education
  • Virtual learning and innovations in adult education
  • Professional practice standards and safe patient care


Sydney is the Provincial Educator/Coordinator for the Oncology Practice Readiness Education Program (O-PREP) in the Associate Chief Nursing Office, in Alberta Health Services. She works to develop, direct, standardize, and evaluate oncology education and orientation in Cancer Care Alberta.

She is a certified oncology nurse with the Canadian Nursing Association and has 14 years of oncology experience in diverse roles.

Sydney is active at local, provincial, and national levels of oncology. She is a member of the Canadian Association of Nurses in Oncology (CANO/ACIO) Professional Practice Committee and a member of ONIGA—South, a Chapter of CANO/ACIO.


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