Ryan Cahoon
Ryan Cahoon
Final year adult nursing student
Queen’s University Belfast

Ryan Cahoon is a Final Year Adult Nursing Student at Queen’s University Belfast (QUB) and was the winner of the Outstanding Contribution to Student Affairs category at the Student Nursing Times Awards 2021. Ryan is passionate about supporting and advocating for fellow nursing students and has been involved in a number of initiatives during his time at university. This has included helping to redesign the Evidence Based Nursing module for first year students, being one of the first Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Student Ambassadors at QUB where he has been involved in delivering sessions to students and staff on the topic, and he is the co-chair of the Student-led SWAN Committee who address gender inequalities within nursing and midwifery education.