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Researcher Spotlight: Denise Bryant-Lukosius

Thursday, May 06, 2021: Most researchers find one area of expertise a challenge to develop, but Dr. Denise Bryant-Lukosius manages two. One focus is advanced practice nursing, and the other focuses on cancer care. Read More

Featuring: Denise A. Bryant-Lukosius

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

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Caroline Moore, Research Coordinator

Tuesday, May 04, 2021: I am responsible for managing the daily operations of the EMBOLDEN study ensuring we achieve expected timelines and deliverables. Read More

Highlights from our latest research Apr 2021

Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021: Discover our latest publications, presentations and funding. Read More

Researcher Spotlight: Sheila Boamah

Monday, Mar 15, 2021: Dr. Boamah has a wealth of research expertise in the area of leadership. Read More

Featuring: Sheila Boamah

Esther Coker receives award for dementia research

Wednesday, Mar 10, 2021: Dr. Esther Coker is a clinical faculty member of the School of Nursing at McMaster. Read More

Researcher Spotlight: Patricia Strachan

Friday, Feb 26, 2021: The importance of communication in end-of-life care is a theme that has run through Strachan’s research for several years. Read More

Featuring: Patricia Helen Strachan

Mac study looks to help families discuss end-of-life care during COVID-19

Friday, Feb 19, 2021: New research by Sharon Kaasalainen. Read More

Featuring: Sharon Kaasalainen

Older caregivers struggling during COVID-19

Monday, Feb 08, 2021: Dr. Melissa Northwood is the co-author of a new article in The Conversation about the difficulties that older adults are facing dealing with the additional burdens of home care during COVID. Read More

Featuring: Melissa Northwood

Researcher Spotlight: Pam Baxter

Wednesday, Feb 03, 2021: “Leaders in long term care are the silent heroes. We need more nurses to go into leadership at all levels to bring about change in health care." Read More

Featuring: Pamela Baxter

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: Jan 2021

Tuesday, Jan 26, 2021: This report covers work produced and reported to us by our faculty and students from Oct 1 to Dec 31, 2020. Read More

CIHR funds research into palliative care during COVID-19

Wednesday, Dec 09, 2020: Dr. Sharon Kaasalainen is leading a team to provide a palliative toolkit with resources to address the specific needs of long-term care homes during the pandemic. Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins, Maureen Markle-Reid, Sheila Boamah and Sharon Kaasalainen

Researcher Spotlight: Noori Akhtar-Danesh

Tuesday, Nov 17, 2020: A researcher’s road can take surprising turns. The journey of Dr. Noori Akhtar-Danesh is a good example. The first time he encountered Q-met... Read More

Featuring: Noori Akhtar-Danesh

New textbook features chapters by McMaster nursing faculty

Wednesday, Nov 04, 2020: The Role of the Nurse Educator in Canada is a new textbook published by Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing. Read More

Featuring: Bernice Downey and Janet Landeen

Researcher Spotlight: Sandra Carroll

Tuesday, Nov 03, 2020:  ​ Sometimes one experience can change the course of our careers. This happened to Dr. Sandra Carroll in the 1990s, when she was working as a ... Read More

Featuring: Sandra L. Carroll

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

Researcher Spotlight: Olive Wahoush

Thursday, Oct 22, 2020: What draws a researcher to one area of specialization over another?   For Dr. Olive Wahoush, it was her experience working with new moth... Read More

Featuring: Olive Wahoush

IN CONVERSATION WITH: Donna Fitzpatrick-Lewis, Research Coordinator, McMaster Evidence Review and Synthesis Team

Thursday, Oct 15, 2020: On any given day I could be developing a budget, supporting staff, mentoring students or writing reports or manuscripts. Read More

Seven decades of educational scholarship at the McMaster School of Nursing

Monday, Oct 05, 2020: The lead author is retired faculty member Dr. Janet Landeen, who is writing a book about the history of the School of Nursing. Read More

Featuring: Janet Landeen

Welcome to Melissa Northwood, new faculty member

Monday, Sep 28, 2020: On November 1, 2020, Dr. Northwood will begin her Assistant Professor appointment with the School of Nursing. Read More

Featuring: Melissa Northwood

Heather Husson wins Performance Excellence Program award

Tuesday, Sep 15, 2020: Husson has been the administrative director of NCCMT since March 2017. Read More

Featuring: Maureen Dobbins

Nursing leadership during the pandemic

Tuesday, Sep 08, 2020: Dr. Pamela Baxter is the recipient of two new grants to study nursing leadership during the pandemic. Read More

Featuring: Pamela Baxter

Naomi Thulien receives award for research

Wednesday, Sep 02, 2020: Dr. Naomi Thulien has received the Lucy Boguski Career Award in Transitioning Youth Out of Homelessness.   The primary purpose of t... 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

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