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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

A new way to graduate: Convocation 2020

Monday, Jun 15, 2020: With some creative collaboration, the McMaster community found ways to celebrate graduation this year despite the restrictions imposed because of the pandemic. Read More

Education helps RN make a difference

Monday, Jun 15, 2020: Matthew Mutamiri, a recent graduate of the masters' program in nursing at McMaster, will be entering the PhD program in nursing this fall. He's fea... Read More

Graduate student Marie-Lee Yous wins research grant

Tuesday, May 26, 2020: Her research study will look at adapting and evaluating a program to support caregivers of older adults living with dementia at home. Read More

Featuring: Jenny Ploeg

Marissa Bird wins CIHR Doctoral Award

Monday, May 25, 2020: Her work is crucial to advancing our understanding of implementing virtual care for children living with medical complexity and their families, says her supervisor. Read More

Featuring: Nancy Carter and Michael McGillion

Creating new ways to care for migrant workers during the pandemic

Friday, May 15, 2020: Joanna Lynsdale, a graduate of McMaster University’s nursing program last fall, started working for the Migrant Agricultural Worker Program (MAWP) at Quest Community Health Centre in St. Catharines just weeks after the pandemic hit Canada. Read More

Congratulations to our Ray Family Scholarship Award winners

Thursday, May 14, 2020: Congratulations are in order for graduate students Sarah Junkin and Joanna Lynsdale. They are this year’s recipients of the Ray Family Scholarship Award. Read More

Highlights from our latest research: Apr 2020 report

Tuesday, May 12, 2020: Read about the latest work from our faculty members and students. Read More

Research is adapting to COVID-19 restrictions

Monday, May 04, 2020: Here are some of the challenges researchers are facing. Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion and Nancy Carter

Messages of Hope 9

Thursday, Apr 30, 2020: Dr. Sharon Kaasalainen is a faculty member in the School of Nursing and her research focuses on caring for residents in long term care. She is a su... Read More

New publication for graduate student Emily Belita

Monday, Apr 20, 2020: The literature review examines stakeholder engagement in nursing curriculum development and renewal initiatives. Read More

Featuring: Denise A. Bryant-Lukosius, Nancy Carter and Maureen Dobbins

Congratulations to our graduate students

Monday, Apr 13, 2020: Our graduate students continue to win awards for their outstanding work. Some of the recent awardees include:   Harvey E. Longboat ... Read More

SOCH is offering virtual workshops during COVID-19 crisis

Thursday, Apr 09, 2020: One student and one alumna of the McMaster School of Nursing program are stepping up to help the community. Read More

Featuring: Jeannette LeGris

New article explores preparing for patient partnership

Tuesday, Apr 07, 2020: Marissa Bird, a PhD student in the nursing program, is the lead author on a new review about patient engagement. Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion and Sandra L. Carroll

Congratulations to our award-winning students

Thursday, Mar 26, 2020: ​ Students from McMaster University’s graduate and undergraduate nursing programs have once again won prestigious Registered Nurses’ F... Read More

New study project will examine the "well-being paradox"

Thursday, Mar 19, 2020: Dr. Maureen Markle-Reid and PhD student Carly Whitmore discuss the new research. Read More

Featuring: Jenny Ploeg, Kathryn Fisher and Maureen Markle-Reid

First-of-its-kind nurse practitioner fellowship in Canada

Wednesday, Feb 26, 2020: Hamilton Health Sciences (HHS) launched a first-of-its-kind Nurse Practitioner (NP) Fellowship Program in Complex Malignant Hematology (CMH). The... Read More

Featuring: Denise A. Bryant-Lukosius

Congratulations to Ruta Valaitis on her retirement

Monday, Feb 24, 2020: From babies to older adults, and every age in between, Dr. Ruta Valaitis’ work has involved patients from across the life span. Read More

Featuring: Ruta Valaitis

Highlights from our latest research: Jan 2020 report

Friday, Jan 31, 2020: This report covers work produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from Oct 1 to Dec 31, 2019. Faculty members and students were fir... Read More

Graduate students win poster award

Monday, Jan 06, 2020: Lin Li and Marissa Bird took home an award for their poster at the Children's Healthcare Canada conference. Read More

Featuring: Jenny Ploeg, Nancy Carter, Michael McGillion and Patricia Helen Strachan

New grant will fund digital health study

Friday, Dec 20, 2019: PhD student Marissa Bird will be leading a research project on “Digital Health for Complex Care Kids”, thanks to a new grant from the ... Read More

Featuring: Michael McGillion and Nancy Carter

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