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We help you make a real difference in people’s lives by supporting your goal of becoming a health care professional. Regardless of which path you choose, TRU health care programs will provide the foundation for a successful and dynamic career.

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School of Nursing

Innovation and excellence in health care education

A purpose-built home for TRU’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master of Nursing and Health Care Assistant programs is now open.

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TRU is currently developing a new nurse practitioner program that is under review by the Degree Quality Assessment Board (DQAB). If you are a student or faculty member interested in the potential nurse practitioner program, please email masterofnursing@tru.ca

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 can stretch their nursing knowledge with programs in Stavanger, Norway, and Canberra, Australia.
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Nursing News

Chappell Family Building for Nursing and Population Health

Rural dementia care focus of new Canada Research Chair

Dr. Juanita-Dawne Bacsu’s research will focus on improving health equity and quality of life of rural older adults living with dementia.

Research creates pathway for Indigenous knowledge in nursing education

Researchers at six BC universities are the recipients of the Canadian Institutes of Health Research grant, sharing $683,000 in funding.

Simulation lab prepares students for real world

TRU’s new Sherman Jen Simulation Centre creates an environment to better prepare nursing students to enter a real clinical setting.