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Rebecca Ganann receives Early Researcher Award

Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021: Project seeks to promote physical and community mobility among Hamilton-area residents over 55 experiencing health inequities. Read More

Featuring: Rebecca Ganann

Meet alumna Jacqueline Maria Dias, Class of 1991

Tuesday, Jul 13, 2021: I feel I have always been associated with Mac all of my professional life, almost like tied to the umbilical cord, first with the Aga Khan University School of Nursing and Midwifery. Read More

Lessons learned in building a successful nursing research career

Monday, Jul 12, 2021: A lot goes in to building a successful research career, and few know this better than Dr. Jenny Ploeg. Read More

Featuring: Jenny Ploeg

McMaster School of Nursing Update July 2021

Tuesday, Jul 06, 2021: A message from Dr. Sandra Carroll Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll

Welcome to Sanja Visekruna, new faculty member

Monday, Jul 05, 2021: The School of Nursing extends a warm welcome to Dr. Sanja Visekruna, assistant professor.   Dr. Visekruna is passionate about teaching a... Read More

Featuring: Sanja Visekruna

Welcome to Emily Belita, new faculty member

Monday, Jul 05, 2021: Dr. Belita will join the School of Nursing as an assistant professor in July 2021. Read More

Featuring: Emily Belita

Congratulations to the 2021 BScN Level 4 award winners

Monday, Jul 05, 2021: ​ The Collaborative Undergraduate Awards Committee (Lynn Martin, Dianne DalBello and Cynthia Hammond) extend congratulations on behalf of the Scho... Read More

Meet alumna Carol (Morehouse) Welch, class of 1957

Tuesday, Jun 29, 2021: For the 75th Anniversary of the School of Nursing, we created a virtual book and invited alumni to contribute their reflections. Here is one example from our book. Read More

BScN students celebrate pinning and convocation 2021

Monday, Jun 21, 2021: Monday, June 14 was a day of celebration for 453 BScN students who were graduating after four years of hard work. Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll and Joanna Pierazzo

McMaster nursing students lend a hand with vaccines

Friday, Jun 18, 2021: Melanie Piché and Aliya Hadi are two of 113 School of Nursing (SON) accelerated stream students who have been working and learning at the city’s mass vaccination clinics two days a week. Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo and Tracey Jewiss

Seniors Month: Trends in healthcare research for older adults

Monday, Jun 14, 2021: Several researchers in the McMaster School of Nursing focus on that subject year-round, and are experts in this field. Read More

Featuring: Sheila Boamah, Kathryn Fisher, Rebecca Ganann, Sharon Kaasalainen, Maureen Markle-Reid and Melissa Northwood

Meet Brittany Bates, valedictorian

Monday, Jun 14, 2021: Right now, I am working for the Region of Waterloo Public Health doing COVID-19 contact tracing and have begun preparing for my NCLEX licensing exam that I will write later this year, so I may begin my career as a registered nurse! Read More

Diana Sherfiali: Insulin to innovation

Thursday, Jun 03, 2021: A profile of Dr. Diana Sherfiali by Krista Lamb. Read More

Featuring: Diana Sherifali

Best wishes on two faculty retirements

Wednesday, Jun 02, 2021: ​ Dr. Jenny Ploeg and Dr. Jennifer Skelly, two of the School of Nursing’s longest-serving faculty members, are retiring in June.  ... Read More

Featuring: Jenny Ploeg and Jennifer Skelly

Mourning Charlotte Noesgaard

Thursday, May 20, 2021: It is with sadness that I share the news of the recent passing of Charlotte Noesgaard, a well-known retired Associate Professor from the School of Nursing. Read More

McMaster nurses are leading the way to better mental health

Tuesday, May 18, 2021: The two close friends founded SOCH Mental Health, a non-profit community program designed to help build mental health, in April 2015. Read More

Researcher Spotlight: Michelle Butt

Monday, May 17, 2021: First, never lose your curiosity. You learn so much from being inquisitive. Read More

Featuring: Michelle L. Butt

McMaster marks 75 years of training nurses

Monday, May 17, 2021: The long-running emergency of the COVID-19 pandemic has put the nursing profession out front for all to see. Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll

Researcher Spotlight: Andrea Baumann

Tuesday, May 11, 2021: For many years, her main focus of research has been nursing human resources and workforce planning. Read More

Featuring: Andrea Baumann

Alumna Cheryl Cournoyer is making difference in her community

Tuesday, May 11, 2021: Cheryl teaches health science and nursing fundamentals classes that help prepare students for college and the workforce. Read More

Researcher Spotlight: Denise Bryant-Lukosius

Thursday, May 06, 2021: Most researchers find one area of expertise a challenge to develop, but Dr. Denise Bryant-Lukosius manages two. One focus is advanced practice nursing, and the other focuses on cancer care. Read More

Featuring: Denise A. Bryant-Lukosius

Students co-author article on virtual health during pandemic

Thursday, May 06, 2021: Carley Ouellette is the lead author and Marissa Bird and Jennifer Lounsbury are co-authors along with others, including Dr. Michael McGillion, associate professor in the School of Nursing. Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

School of Nursing celebrates 75th anniversary

Thursday, May 06, 2021: We are celebrating with a digital celebration, coinciding with National Nursing Week, starting May 10. Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Caroline Moore, Research Coordinator

Tuesday, May 04, 2021: I am responsible for managing the daily operations of the EMBOLDEN study ensuring we achieve expected timelines and deliverables. Read More

Class of 1971 celebrates its 50th anniversary

Thursday, Apr 22, 2021: The graduating nursing class of 1971 is unique in many ways... Read More

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