RN MN CHPCN(C)
Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream
Laura Fairley is a registered nurse with a clinical background in street outreach nursing and residential hospice palliative care. Her nursing work has focused specifically on the provision of care to marginalized populations, particularly the homeless and under-housed.
Fairley has developed clinical expertise in the areas of harm reduction, community outreach, psychosocial rehabilitation, end-of-life care, and bereavement support. Her research and community advocacy interests are related to improving access to palliative care for terminally-ill, homeless men and women, particularly those who live outdoors.
- Academic Credentials
- 2014 - MN, University of Toronto
2004 - BScN, University of Toronto
2002 - BA (Hnrs), Women's Studies and Political Science, McMaster University