MRS. PERPETUAL OFORI - AMPOFOMrs. Perpetual Ofori-Ampofo is the  President of the Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association (GRNMA) and has over fifteen years experience in Trade Unionism. She is the current Chairperson of the West African Health Sector Unions Network (WAHSUN) of Public Services International (PSI) and the Chairperson of the Ghana PSI National Coordinating Council. She is a Nurse Educator and has over twenty years experience in the health sector of Ghana as a nurse. She has taught and influenced many young Ghanaians to become nurses and midwives.

Since becoming the President of the Ghana Registered Nurses and Midwives Association, she has changed the face of the Association and indeed the face of nursing and midwifery in Ghana.

Mrs. Perpetual Ofori-Ampofo holds a Master of Public Health and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Nursing with Psychology from the University of Ghana, Legon and a Post Graduate Diploma in Education from the University of Cape Coast. She is also a certified Pension’s Trustee licensed by the  National Pensions Regulatory Authority of Ghana and sits as a Member Secretary of the Board of Trustees of the Health Sector Occupational Pension Scheme.

She is a Foundation Fellow of the Ghana College of Nurses and Midwives and a Fellow of the West African College of Nurses and Midwives. She is also a member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing.

She serves on a number of national and international committees and Boards including the Governing Board of the Nursing and Midwifery Council, the PSI Health and Social Sector Task Force and ITUC-Africa Occupational Health and Safety Network. She has received several invitations as a speaker for many reputable organizations such as WHO AFRO, PSI, ICN, Action Aid, THET, ITCILO, OTUWA, CNA and many others.

She has received a couple of awards in recognition of her dedication to the strengthening of Trade Unions and her passion and commitment in addressing issues of Social Protection, Migration and adolescent sexual and reproductive health.