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Highlights from our latest research: May 2022

Tuesday, May 31, 2022: Research produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from Jan 1 to Mar 31, 2022. Read More

Alba DiCenso is awarded honorary degree

Friday, May 27, 2022: ​ Dr. Alba DiCenso, professor emerita in the School of Nursing, ​was presented with an honorary degree from McMaster University at Convo... Read More

Featuring: Alba DiCenso

Meet School of Nursing valedictorian Alex Skipper

Thursday, May 26, 2022: Alexander Skipper graduates May 26 with a BSc in Nursing from the accelerated stream. We asked him a few questions to get to know him. Read More

Alumna Marissa Bird takes on postdoctoral fellowship

Wednesday, May 25, 2022: Marissa Bird, a recent graduate of the PhD program in the School of Nursing, has taken on a postdoctoral fellowship.   Bird will be work... Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

Kylie Teggart wins CIHR scholarship award

Friday, May 20, 2022: Kylie Teggart, a PhD student in the McMaster School of Nursing, has received a high distinction: a Doctoral Research Award from the Canadian Insti... Read More

Featuring: Rebecca Ganann, Denise Bryant-Lukosius and Nancy Carter

Alumna Carly Whitmore takes on new role in research

Tuesday, May 17, 2022: Dr. Carly Whitmore, a recent graduate of the School of Nursing’s PhD program, feels like she has “won the lottery”.   ... Read More

Featuring: Maureen Markle-Reid and Diana Sherifali

Alumna Marie-Lee Yous wins postdoctoral award

Tuesday, May 17, 2022:    Marie-Lee Yous, a graduate of the School of Nursing’s PhD program and a research trainee in the Aging, Community and Health Rese... Read More

Indigenous allyship: Answering calls to action in nursing

Wednesday, May 11, 2022: The McMaster School of Nursing is committed to the challenge of working alongside our Indigenous nurse colleagues and communities, Sandra Carroll writes. Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll and Bernice Downey

Alumni profile: Adam Prieur

Tuesday, Apr 26, 2022: Adam Prieur’s path from graduation to his current work is “not your typical one”, he says. Prieur is the academic operations coo... Read More

Administrative Professionals Week 2022

Monday, Apr 25, 2022:    It takes many talents to keep the McMaster School of Nursing running smoothly. During Administrative Professionals Week, we pause to c... Read More

Launch of Collaborative for Health and Aging website

Tuesday, Apr 19, 2022: Nursing professor Dr. Maureen Markle-Reid is the scientific lead for the Collaborative. Dr. Rebecca Gannan is the Collaborative’s acting lead. Read More

Featuring: Maureen Markle-Reid and Rebecca Ganann

Researcher Spotlight: Kathryn Fisher

Monday, Apr 18, 2022: “I love doing stats. I could do it all day long,” says Dr. Kathryn Fisher when you ask her about what she enjoys about research. &ldqu... Read More

Featuring: Kathryn Fisher

New cancer prevention report and webinar from NCCMT

Monday, Apr 18, 2022: The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) has partnered with the Canadian Partnership Against Cancer (CPAC) to develop a repo... Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins

Maria Pratt wins teaching award

Thursday, Apr 14, 2022: Dr. Maria Pratt has won this year's McMaster Student Union Teaching Awards for the School of Nursing.   This award is presented each ye... Read More

Featuring: Maria Pratt

Researcher Spotlight: Susan Jack

Wednesday, Mar 23, 2022: I have two areas of focus: the evaluation of nurse home visitation programs, and the prevention of family violence. Read More

Featuring: Susan Jack

Nursing alumna Jennifer Mitton plays key role in pandemic

Tuesday, Mar 22, 2022:   During the pandemic, McMaster’s students and alumni have stepped up to help protect local citizens from the virus. Take alumna Dr. Jen... Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo

Health program co-designed with older adults receives $1M for research study

Tuesday, Mar 08, 2022: Rebecca Ganann, an assistant professor of nursing at McMaster, is leading a community-based research project to promote health, independence and mobility among older adults. Read More

Featuring: Rebecca Ganann

Palliative care researcher wins award named for her mentor

Friday, Mar 04, 2022: Sharon Kaasalainen has been awarded the 2022 Elizabeth J. Latimer Prize in Palliative Care. Read More

Featuring: Sharon Kaasalainen

Highlights from our latest research Feb 2022

Friday, Feb 25, 2022: ​ This report covers work produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from ​Oct 1 to Dec 31, 2021. Congratulations to all! Download it... Read More

Ruth Chen named new assistant dean of Faculty Development

Friday, Feb 11, 2022: SOURCE: Continuing Health Sciences Education by Lori A. Dale APPOINTMENTS The Continuing Professional Development Office, McMaster Universi... Read More

Featuring: Ruth Chen

Students launch peer mentorship program

Wednesday, Feb 02, 2022: Two students started a peer mentorship program this year with the goal of facilitating meaningful partnerships between first year and second year accelerated stream students. Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo, Maria Pratt and Stephen Gandza

Researcher Spotlight: Ruth Chen

Tuesday, Feb 01, 2022: Dr. Ruth Chen’s research in educational scholarship has evolved over the years, reflecting her educational and work interests at each stage.... Read More

Featuring: Ruth Chen

Lynda Bentley-Poole joins Quarter-Century Club

Thursday, Jan 13, 2022: Lynda Bentley-Poole is joining a select group this year: McMaster University’s Quarter-Century Club. Bentley-Poole is a full-time assistant ... Read More

Featuring: Lynda Bentley Poole

Maria Pratt takes on academic resources lead

Monday, Jan 10, 2022: The School of Nursing is pleased to announce that Dr. Maria Pratt has taken on the role of academic resources lead for the School of Nursing.... Read More

Featuring: Maria Pratt

Congratulations to Nancy Carter

Wednesday, Dec 22, 2021: The School of Nursing congratulates Dr. Nancy Carter on the renewal of her role as assistant dean of graduate nursing programs. This is her second... Read More

Featuring: Nancy Carter

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