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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

Announcing the Biannual Research Report

Monday, Dec 20, 2021: ​ The research office of the McMaster University School of Nursing is proud to announce the publication of our latest Biannual Research Report cov... Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

CASN Accreditation Bureau grants McMaster full 7-year award

Tuesday, Dec 14, 2021: The Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) has once again granted McMaster School of Nursing the top award for its educational programs.... Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll and Joanna Pierazzo

World Heart Federation Emerging Leader Diana Sherifali

Wednesday, Dec 08, 2021: The seventh annual cohort of the World Heart Federation (WHF) Salim Yusuf Emerging Leaders programme – with a special focus on dia... Read More

Featuring: Diana Sherifali

NCCMT updates online learning modules

Wednesday, Dec 08, 2021: The National Collaborating Centre for Methods and Tools (NCCMT) is excited to announce updates to their Learning Centre. The Online Learning Module... Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins

Researcher Spotlight: Emily Belita

Wednesday, Dec 08, 2021: Dr. Emily Belita is one of the newest members of the School of Nursing faculty. Read More

Featuring: Emily Belita

McMaster researcher pushing for stronger palliative approach in long-term care homes

Monday, Dec 06, 2021: A $1.5 million Health Canada grant is allowing Dr. Sharon Kaasalainen to support the long-term care sector in implementing a palliative approach to care that could benefit thousands of Canadians. Read More

Featuring: Sharon Kaasalainen

Mac nurses dream big and act boldly

Monday, Nov 08, 2021: Meet one of our celebrated alumni, Dr. Marilyn Ray. Read More

Ontario nursing schools are seeing an increase in applicants during the pandemic

Wednesday, Nov 03, 2021: Nursing schools in the province are seeing a huge uptick in applications, with interest driven, in part, by the pandemic. Read More

Featuring: Joanna Pierazzo

Jenny Ploeg wins award for excellence in research

Tuesday, Nov 02, 2021: Dr. Jenny Ploeg, professor emeritus of the School of Nursing, is the 2021 recipient of the Canadian Association on Gerontology’s “Reco... Read More

Featuring: Jenny Ploeg

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

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