Empowering our nursing leaders

At UCalgary Nursing, we are leading innovation in nursing education and research to influence and change the future of nursing practice

Vision

Leading the Pursuit of Nursing Excellence

Mission

We advocate for change through innovations in education, research and practice.

We lead and collaborate to promote health across the lifespan.

We engage stakeholders and partners to transform the well-being of individuals, families and communities.

Core Values

Respect           

Inclusivity        

Compassion    

Leadership      

Courage           

Well-being   

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Research to promote health across the lifespan

As a leading research-intensive Canadian nursing school, we advance nursing practice and transform health systems by incorporating research processes and results into all of our activities.

Our pillars of strength cross the entire lifespan:

Advancement of nursing education

Advancement of nursing education

Child and family mental health

Child and family mental health

Living well with chronic conditions

Living well with chronic conditions

Learn more about our research pillars in the 2017-2020 Strategic Plan: Leading the Pursuit of Nursing Excellence

Important message fromSandra Davidson, dean, UCalgary Nursing to nursing students March 23, 2020 

A message to nursing students on COVID-19

Important message fromSandra Davidson, dean, UCalgary Nursing to nursing students March 23, 2020 

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Join us at UCalgary Nursing at Calgary’s #1 University

Our unique undergraduate curriculum is designed to integrate and connect theory courses simultaneously with clinical practice.

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Nursing Strategic Plan 2021-2023

UCalgary Nursing Strategic Plan 2021-2023

We are now looking to develop our direction for the following three years. From November 2019 through the early part of 2020, we will offer opportunities for our stakeholders to provide feedback on our vision, mission, values and pathway: your input will help guide our plans.

 

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Featured news


"I will physically be there with them every step of the way"

ICU nurse cares for critically ill COVID-19 patients who are on life support and require extensive medical attention to keep them breathing...

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Navigating an awkward, collective vulnerability in this time of COVID-19

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Quarantunes: FoN Edition

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Critical care nurse finds life — and death — in the ICU utterly transformed

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