Today’s nursing research is tomorrow’s nursing practice

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

Dr. Karen Benzies, PhD, RN Professor and Associate Dean, Research

Message from the Associate Dean, Research

Dr. Karen Benzies, PhD, RN
Professor and Associate Dean, Research

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Research news


Former faculty member recognized for outstanding contributions to the study of gerontology

Dr. Sandra Hirst received the Canadian Association on Gerontology Contributions to Gerontology Award this month...

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Community partners with researchers on bold ideas for child health

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UCalgary Nursing professor contributes to landmark DNA study

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In the News: The Atlantic

The Science of Getting Over It

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Research events