Dr. Pratt began her teaching career at McMaster in 2008 as a sessional instructor in the BScN program. She is currently an Assistant Professor and Faculty Lead for the BScN Accelerated Stream. Her clinical nursing background includes adult medical-surgical, critical care, emergency nursing, and women’s health.
Dr. Pratt’s research focuses on the assessment, evaluation, and management of unsatisfactory student performance in professional nursing practice courses. Her other research interests include scholarship of teaching and learning in higher education, student engagement in PBL and clinical labs, interprofessional simulation, and development of online resources for preceptors across the health disciplines.