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School of Nursing

Jessie Bauer and Joyce O'Mahony

Jessie Bauer and thesis supervisor Joyce O'Mahony

Research explores health of Syrian women during resettlement

Jessie Bauer is the first student to successfully defend a Master of Nursing thesis at TRU, with research on the mental health of Syrian refugee women during resettlement.

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We are committed to ensuring Indigenous students have a strong foundation for a successful career in health care.
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Students and faculty have the opportunity to stretch their nursing knowledge with programs in Belize, Samoa and Lesotho.
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Our new building

A purpose-built three-storey home to TRU’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Nursing and Health Care Assistant programs will open at the beginning of 2020.


Nursing News

Dr. Lisa Bourque Bearskin of TRU's School of Nursing

Indigenous nursing research chair a step toward authentic reconciliation 

Lisa Bourque Bearskin has been awarded the CIHR Indigenous Nursing Research Chair, with an investment of $1.52 million over five years.

Donors attend 2020 TRU Foundation Gala

Raising a paddle for health-care education

The 2020 TRU Foundation Gala raised $130,000 for simulation equipment in the Nursing and Population Health Building.

Compassion fatigue presentation impresses judges

A class of 36 nursing students researched critical issues and presented their findings and solutions to a panel of judges.