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Rebecca Ganann receives Early Researcher Award

Wednesday, Jul 21, 2021: Project seeks to promote physical and community mobility among Hamilton-area residents over 55 experiencing health inequities. Read More

Featuring: Rebecca Ganann

Lessons learned in building a successful nursing research career

Monday, Jul 12, 2021: A lot goes in to building a successful research career, and few know this better than Dr. Jenny Ploeg. Read More

Featuring: Jenny Ploeg

Seniors Month: Trends in healthcare research for older adults

Monday, Jun 14, 2021: Several researchers in the McMaster School of Nursing focus on that subject year-round, and are experts in this field. Read More

Featuring: Sheila Boamah, Kathryn Fisher, Rebecca Ganann, Sharon Kaasalainen, Maureen Markle-Reid and Melissa Northwood

Diana Sherfiali: Insulin to innovation

Thursday, Jun 03, 2021: A profile of Dr. Diana Sherfiali by Krista Lamb. Read More

Featuring: Diana Sherifali

Researcher Spotlight: Michelle Butt

Monday, May 17, 2021: First, never lose your curiosity. You learn so much from being inquisitive. Read More

Featuring: Michelle L. Butt

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

Researcher Spotlight: Andrea Baumann

Tuesday, May 11, 2021: For many years, her main focus of research has been nursing human resources and workforce planning. Read More

Featuring: Andrea Baumann

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

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