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Dean's Welcome

From Dr. Sandra L. Carroll, Associate Dean, Health Sciences & Director, School of Nursing

Welcome to the School of Nursing at McMaster. It is my privilege and honor to serve as Interim Associate Dean, Health Sciences and Director of the School of Nursing (2017 – 2018). At McMaster, we are committed to the education of highly skilled professional nurses who are at the heart of health care— from the hospital bedside to the community. Our vision is to advance health and well-being through excellence in nursing.  

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Amy Wright named as on of Canada's top nurses

Aug. 8, 2017 - Amy Wright has been named as one of the top 150 nurses in Canada by the Canadian Nurses Association. Wright is a PhD student in the School of Nursing at McMaster.

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News of Heather Arthur's passing

July 31, 2017 - Heather Arthur, a renowned McMaster University nurse scientist, has passed away. Arthur pioneered cardiac rehabilitation research in Canada...

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Student researchers study community engagement in action

July 28, 2017 - When people ask BScN students Myma Okuda-Rayfuse and Natalia Aksamit what they did on their summer vacation, they’ll have an interesting story to tell...

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New research chair honours Heather Arthur

July 21, 2017 - A legacy is being set for Heather Arthur, a McMaster University nurse scientist who pioneered cardiac rehabilitation research in Canada. An endowed research chair is being established in her name.

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Renewed grants will support research about frail elderly Canadians

July 11, 2017 - Health Canada has renewed support for the next five years for the Clinical Frailty Network, , a centre of excellence dedicated to improving care for frail elderly Canadians.

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Research grant will enable expansion of training program for seniors

July 11, 2017 - Post-doctoral fellow Dr. Sarah Neil-Sztramko is the Principal Investigator on a new grant that will permit researchers to evaluate and expand a tablet training program for older adults.

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