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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

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

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

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

Class of 1971 celebrates its 50th anniversary

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

Nursing Concepts in Continence Care Certificate of Professional Learning launches

Thursday, Mar 11, 2021: The program will give healthcare professionals the knowledge and skills to manage and treat incontinence in care settings. Read More

Featuring: Jennifer Skelly

Nursing and virtual care research

Monday, Feb 01, 2021: Carley Ouellette and Dr. Michael McGillion discuss new project. Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

Highlights from our latest research: Oct 2020

Tuesday, Oct 27, 2020: This report covers work produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from July to Sept  2020. In addition to publications and pres... Read More

Commentary on Joyce Echaquan

Wednesday, Oct 14, 2020: To quote Dr. Bernice Downey, “One small activity can make a difference and influence others to think, feel and be the change.” Read More

Featuring: Bernice Downey and Sandra L. Carroll

Meet Alexsi Giardino, future nurse practitioner

Monday, Oct 05, 2020: Alexsi Giardino always knew that she wanted to pursue a career in healthcare. Read More

Course in continence care is now available to larger audience

Monday, Sep 21, 2020: Starting this fall, the School of Nursing and the Continuing Education department of McMaster are teaming up to offer a new online course, Nursing Concepts in Continence Care. Read More

Featuring: Jennifer Skelly

Meet alumni Allison Campbell

Tuesday, Sep 01, 2020: ​ MCMASTER DEGREE: Master of Science in Nursing, 2020 CURRENT POSITION: Registered Nurse / Nurse Practitioner Student WHAT I LOVE ABOUT MY WORK: I... Read More

Sharon Kaasalainen is the inaugural Gladys Sharpe Chair in Nursing

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020: The chair is named in honour of the late Gladys Sharpe, who was hired by McMaster University in 1946 to lay down the foundation for a nursing education program. Read More

Featuring: Sharon Kaasalainen

Tales from the COVID-19 pandemic

Tuesday, Aug 11, 2020: A round-up of our recent stories relating to COVID-19. Read More

Three graduate students win Mitacs fellowships

Thursday, Jul 30, 2020: The students are: Carley Ouellette, Marissa Bird (declined in order to accept CIHR fellowship), and Kelsea Levesque. Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion

PhD student Liz Orr receives grant from Universitas 21

Thursday, Jul 30, 2020: Orr is part of a research team that has just received a $5,000 (US) one-year grant from the Universitas 21 (U21) Researcher Resilience Fund. Read More

Featuring: Susan Jack

Highlights from our latest research: July 2020 report

Thursday, Jul 23, 2020: Our quarterly report covers work produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from Apr to June 2020. Read More

Heroes of the Pandemic: NCCMT

Wednesday, Jul 22, 2020: “There are hundreds of COVID-19 studies being published almost on a weekly basis – much of which are not peer-reviewed, making it difficult for decision-makers to use,” said Dr. Maureen Dobbins. Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins

Diana Sherifali wins supervision award

Tuesday, Jul 21, 2020: Dr. Diana Sherifali has received the Faculty of Health Sciences post-doctoral fellowship supervision award. Read More

Featuring: Diana Sherifali

Vice-Dean's Update - July 2020

Tuesday, Jun 30, 2020: Message from Dr. Sandra Carroll This year will be remembered as the year of COVID-19. However, despite being faced with this incredible, ongoing ... Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll

Our commitment to targeted hiring and antiracism: President's letter

Thursday, Jun 25, 2020: A statement from the president of the university. Read More

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Carla Dawson, Graduate Program Administrative Assistant

Thursday, Jun 25, 2020: My role is different every day and this is one of the things that I love most about it. Read More

An interview with alumna Cara Henry: The COVID crisis in long term care

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2020: Cara Henry is part of the “Nurse Practitioners Supporting Teams Averting Transfers” team at Trillium Health Partners. Since the pandemic started, she has been working as a nurse practitioner (NP) with one nursing home. Read More

Graduate students win Nursing Research Interest Group awards

Monday, Jun 22, 2020: The Nursing Research Interest Group of the Registered Nurses Association (RNAO) has announced their graduate awards this year. Read More

Featuring: Andrea Baumann, Denise A. Bryant-Lukosius, Michelle L. Butt and Diana Sherifali

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