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Advance Care Planning; a Conversation for Everyone

Sunday, Apr 16, 2023: For National Advance Care Planning Day, we asked Sharon Kaasalainen about the importance of advance care planning and normalizing conversations tha... Read More

Featuring: Sharon Kaasalainen

Alteration coming in McMaster-Mohawk-Conestoga BScN program

Friday, Nov 25, 2022: The nursing partnership between McMaster University, Mohawk College and Conestoga College will be undergoing some changes and while these will not ... Read More

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Kalpana Nair, Research Associate

Friday, Oct 14, 2022: Meet Research Associate Kalpana Nair. Read More

Vice-Dean's update - September 2022

Friday, Sep 30, 2022: Message from Sandra Carroll Welcome to a new academic year. The 2021-22 academic year saw us endure another year of the COVID-19 pandemic. Last su... Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll

Congratulations to CASN award winners

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022: Two faculty members in the School of Nursing have been honoured with awards by the Canadian Associations of Schools of Nursing (CASN) this year. Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion and Joanna Pierazzo

Student Erin Mawhinney wins Wilson Award

Monday, Sep 26, 2022: Erin Mawhinney is one of 11 students at McMaster University to win the coveted Wilson Leadership Scholar Award this year.  The award aims to ... Read More

Researcher spotlight: Sharon Kaasalainen

Tuesday, Sep 06, 2022: ​ The treatment of residents in long term care homes has come under the spotlight during the Covid pandemic, and not in a good way. Researcher and... Read More

Featuring: Sharon Kaasalainen

Welcome to new full-time faculty for 2022

Monday, Aug 29, 2022: The School of Nursing extends a warm welcome to new full-time faculty who joined us this year.   Dr. Jason De Melo – Jason re... Read More

Featuring: Jason De Melo and Shaunattonie Henry

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

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

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