Scholars working within this hub will examine Nursing Professional Practice which includes:  the study of nursing and health ethics, professional practice models, models of clinical practice and nursing care delivery, nursing leadership and management, patterns of patient and staff quality and safety, nursing sensitive outcomes, integration of nursing roles (e.g., Clinical Nurse Specialists; Advanced Nursing Practice (ANP) - Gerontology), ethical practice, knowledge translation and evidence informed practice. 

RESEARCH PROJECTS

ARTS-BASED APPROACHES IN HEALTHCARE AND EDUCATION.

Principal Investigator:  Kendra Rieger

 

FOSTERING MORAL RESILIENCE IN HEALTHCARE MANAGERS     

Principal Investigator: Maggie Theron, DCur, RN, RPN, (TWU)

Co- Investigator:  Lynn Musto, PhD (Candidate), RN (TWU)

Graduate Research Assistant: Ryan Schutt, MA in Psychology Student

Collaborators: Sheryl Reimer-Kirkham, PhD, RN (TWU); Barbara Astle, PhD, RN (TWU); Jani McKay, MBA, SPHR, CHRP, School of Business (TWU); Karmjit Sandhu, MSN, RN, Clinical Nurse Educator, Fraser Health Authority; Coralie Still, BScN, MA, RN; Julie Carlson, MSW, RSW, Clinical Social Worker, Pain Management Clinic, Fraser Health Authority.

 

UNDERSTANDING THE FACTORS WHICH PROMOTE LONG TERM RETENTION OF REGISTERED NURSES IN CRITICAL CARE AND EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTS.  (completed)

Principal Investigators: K.Scarborough and M.Van Osch;

Co-Investigators: S.Reimer-Kirkham, A. Wolff and 5 co-investigators 

 

INTEGRATED KNOWLEDGE TRANSLATION:  EXAMINING THE EFFICIENCY OF A COLLABORATIVE KNOWLEDGE TRANSLATION APPROACH (completed)

Principal Investigators:  Reimer-Kirkham, S., Elisabeth Antifeau, Gweneth Doane

Co-Investigators: Barb Pesut, Pat Porterfield, Della Roberts, Kelli Stajduhar.