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Externs help hospitals with nurse shortage

Thursday, Oct 14, 2021: McMaster University nursing students are currently working as externs in Hamilton’s two hospital systems, helping with the hospital nursing shortage during the pandemic, while offering a pathway to full-time work after graduation. Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo

Hamilton hospitals combat staffing shortages with nursing students

Wednesday, Oct 13, 2021: Laura Saunders and Katja Preinitsch are fourth-year nursing students at McMaster who are working as externs at Hamilton hospitals to help with nursing shortages in the pandemic. Read More

BMJ reports on post-op remote monitoring study co-led by Michael McGillion

Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021: Dr. Michael McGillion of the School of Nursing is a co-lead on an important new study featured in a recent issue of the BMJ (British Medical Journal). Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

Carla Dawson wins Graduate Students Association Award

Tuesday, Oct 05, 2021: Carla Dawson has won the Graduate Students Association Award for Contributions by Non-Academic Staff for 2020. This award honours the extraordinar... Read More

McMaster School of Nursing Update September 2021

Monday, Oct 04, 2021: Message from Sandra Carroll Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll

Welcome to new full-time faculty for 2021

Wednesday, Sep 29, 2021:   Photos above: Alida Bowman, Vanessa Cavalieri, Stephen Gandza The School of Nursing extends a warm welcome to new full-time faculty who join... Read More

Featuring: Alida Bowman, Vanessa Cavalieri and Stephen Gandza

Congratulations to alumna Jillian Halladay

Tuesday, Sep 28, 2021: Halladay, a graduate of the School of Nursing, has published an article in the journal Child and Adolescent Psychiatry and Mental Health. Read More

Faculty members honoured with Awards of Distinction

Monday, Sep 27, 2021: Drs. Andrea Baumann, Donna Ciliska and Jenny Ploeg have received the honour this year. Read More

Featuring: Andrea Baumann, Donna Ciliska and Jenny Ploeg

Nursing professors join Canadian Academy of Health Sciences

Wednesday, Sep 22, 2021: Drs. Maureen Dobbins and Maureen Markle-Reid are joining the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences (CAHS) as fellows. Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins and Maureen Markle-Reid

Researcher Spotlight: Maureen Dobbins

Thursday, Sep 16, 2021: “Think about something you’re passionate about, because you could end up studying this subject for a very long time.” Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins

Researcher Spotlight: Nancy Carter

Thursday, Sep 16, 2021: The research career of Dr. Nancy Carter, assistant dean, graduate nursing programs began when she was still a student. Read More

Featuring: Nancy Carter

Highlights from our latest research September 2021

Thursday, Sep 16, 2021: This report covers work produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from April 1 to June 30, 2021. Congratulations to all! Download it... Read More

NCCMT-led education opportunities

Thursday, Sep 02, 2021: The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) is here to support you. Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins

School of Nursing unveils serious games to train students

Monday, Aug 30, 2021: Nursing students will learn that public health is no game – with new virtual training that aims to help them make decisions that could impact the health of thousands of people. Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo

McMaster School of Nursing is sponsoring speaker at advanced practice nursing conference

Friday, Aug 20, 2021: ​ The School of Nursing is proud to sponsor speaker Dr. Frances Kam Yuet Wong, a nursing professor and associate dean of the Faculty of Health and... Read More

Grant will fund new lab for virtual care research

Friday, Aug 13, 2021: An exciting new research laboratory will open soon, thanks to funding secured by a team of researchers led by Dr. Michael McGillion. Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Vanessa Greco, Executive Assistant

Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021: As the executive assistant to the Vice-Dean, I see myself as leading and supporting others in the department. Read More

NCCMT announces updates to the Registry

Wednesday, Jul 28, 2021: The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) is pleased to announce the new and improved Registry of Methods and Tools for Evide... Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins

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

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

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