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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

TRU Spirit Bears

Bearing witness over School of Nursing mentorship event

School of Nursing Truth and Reconciliation Spirit Bears remind students of their responsibility as future health-care workers.

Raising the voices of rural youth

A multi-year research project led by TRU's Dr. Bonnie Fournier reveals rural youth desire safe outdoor gathering spaces.

Record year for investment in undergraduate research

So far this year, 41 students have been awarded UREAP scholarships for a total investment of $250,000.