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Highlights from our latest research: Aug 2022

Thursday, Aug 11, 2022: This report covers work produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from April 1 to June 30, 2022. Congratulations to all! Download it... Read More

Researcher spotlight: Melissa Northwood

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2022: "My research has been informed by the challenges I faced in clinical practice with older adults and their caregivers,” Northwood says. Read More

Featuring: Melissa Northwood

McMaster study aims to help older adults stay mobile and social

Monday, Aug 08, 2022: Some older adults face struggles with getting around in their home and neighbourhood. These challenges make it difficult for them to participate in community activities and supports. Read More

Featuring: Rebecca Ganann

Researcher Spotlight: Maureen Markle-Reid

Wednesday, Jul 27, 2022: One piece of advice that Dr. Maureen Markle-Reid gives to new researchers is to “pick an area of research that you really enjoy and that can... Read More

Featuring: Maureen Markle-Reid

School of Nursing partners with Lund University

Wednesday, Jul 20, 2022: McMaster School of Nursing recently signed an agreement with Lund University in Sweden. Read More

Best wishes on retirement to faculty members

Thursday, Jul 07, 2022: Best wishes to Terry McCurdy, Tracey Jewiss, and Alida Bowman. Read More

Featuring: Terry McCurdy, Tracey Jewiss and Alida Bowman

Life after a stroke

Wednesday, Jul 06, 2022: A new article by faculty members appears in The Conversation. Read More

Featuring: Patricia Helen Strachan and Maureen Markle-Reid

Congratulations to Michael McGillion

Monday, Jul 04, 2022: Dr. Michael McGillion has been re-appointed as assistant dean of research, School of Nursing, for five years beginning July 1st, 2022.  ... Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

Prize for 75th anniversary event

Wednesday, Jun 29, 2022: The School of Nursing is pleased to announce McMaster University was selected as the gold medal winner of a recent award from the Canadian Council... Read More

Professor emerita Karin von Schilling dies at 93

Monday, Jun 27, 2022: Karin von Schilling, a professor who seeded problem-based learning internationally, died June 10. Read More

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

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