Gwen McGhan

Assistant Professor

Faculty of Nursing

PhD

The Pennsylvania State University, 2014

BA

University of Alberta, 2009

MN

University of Manitoba, 2007

BN

University of Manitoba, 2003

Contact information

Location

Professional Faculties : PF2292

Courses

  • NURS 503.46 - Selected Topics in Nursing (Older Adult Nurs:ManageComplex) - Fall 2019

Research

Research Interests

  • Care of older adults
  • Caregiver outcomes
  • Quality improvement
  • Transitional care

Biography

Gwen McGhan is an Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Calgary. The focus of her research is on understanding and improving outcomes for caregivers and the older adults for whom they provide care across various settings and illness trajectories. Using a person-centered approach, McGhan examines the role of resources in maintaining caregiver well-being. She has published her research in several journals and presented at regional, national and international conferences. McGhan supervises students with an interest in the care of older adults and their caregivers.


Publications

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