Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing

Rosenstadt Doctoral Dissertation Award Recipients

Since 2007, the Dissertation Grants Program has provided support to doctoral students for their research. Recipients have conducted a wide range of research addressing clinically oriented questions, exploring policy and practice issues, and theories of nursing and health care, reflecting the depth and breadth of knowledge at the Faculty.

 

Current Recipients

2016-2017

Schroder Sattar The impact of falls on cancer treatment in community-dwelling older adults with cancer (Supervisor: Martine Puts)

Sanja Visekruna Health Need, Demand And Cost Burden Of Type 1 Diabetes Health Technologies On Families (Supervisor: Linda McGillis Hall)

Past Recipients

2015-2016

Geraline Coburn Pain assessment and management in pediatric trauma patients (Supervisor: Bonnie Stevens

Clara Juando Sketching life. Health care access and utilization by young homeless mothers: a Bourdieusian analysis with visual methods (Supervisor: Jan Angus)

Gillian Strudwick Understanding nurses’ perceptions of electronic health record use in an acute care hospital setting (Supervisor: Linda McGillis Hall)

2014-2015

Jacqueline Galica Fear of cancer recurrence among survivors of adult cancers (Supervisor: Kelly Metcalfe)

O’Brien Kyololo Exploring the acceptability and feasibility of behavioural and sweet-tasting interventions for procedural pain management in special care nurseries in Kenya (Supervisor: Bonnie Stevens)

Ping Zou Examination of a culturally sensitive dietary intervention to treat hypertension for Chinese Canadians (DASHNa-CC): A pilot randomized controlled trial in a community setting (Supervisor: Monica Parry)

2013-2014

Samantha Mayo Prospective evaluation of cognitive functioning following allogeneic hematopoietic stem cell transplantation (Supervisor: Kelly Metcalfe)

Orla Smith Prevalence and predictors of anxiety, depression, and risk for post-traumatic stress in family members of patients in the intensive care unit: the ICU-ADAPTS Survey (Supervisor: Kelly Metcalfe)

Patti Lynn Tracey Non-governmental organizations’ (NGOs) impacts on health care services in rural Honduras: evaluating a short-term medical mission utilizing a case study approach (Supervisor: Carles Muntaner)

2012-2013

Efrosini Papaconstantinou The feasibility and acceptability of the Relax to Sleep Program on pediatric sleep during hospitalization and beyond: A pilot randomized controlled trial (Supervisor: Robyn Stremler)

Winnie Sun A mixed-methods study: examining the relationship between therapeutic self-care and adverse events for home care clients in Ontario (Supervisor: Diane Doran)

2011-2012

Maki Iwasi The social effects of gestational diabetes in high-risk ethnic groups (Supervisor: Sioban Nelson)

Shan Mohammed A Foucauldian examination of patient subjectivity: a case study of patients with advanced cancer receiving further medical treatment (Supervisor: Elizabeth Peter)

Shu-Liu Guo Influence of beliefs about cancer pain and analgesics on pain experience outcomes in Taiwanese patients with lung or colorectal cancer (Supervisor: Doris Howell

2010-2011

Lisa Seto Palliative end-of-life home care and Chinese immigrants: the meaning of home and negotiations of care (Supervisor: Jan Angus)

Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy Pain and anxiety in acute coronary syndrome patients awaiting transfer for diagnostic cardiac catheterization (Supervisor: Michael McGillion)

2009-2010

Barbara Wilson-Keates Exploring determinants of registered nurses’ trust in their managers (Supervisor: Ann Tourangeau)

Michelle Lalonde Emotional intelligence and the socialization of new graduate nurses through preceptorship (Supervisor: Linda McGillis Hall)

Lifeng Fan Factors Influencing Self-Management Education Interventions on Adults with Type 2 Diabetes: A Meta-Analysis of RCT (Supervisor: Souraya Sidani)

2008-2009

Sheri Price The experience of choosing nursing as a career: narratives from the millennial nurses (Supervisor: Linda McGillis Hall)

Anne Simmonds Understanding the moral nature of intrapartum nursing: identities, relationships and values (Supervisor: Elizabeth Peter)

2007-2008

Sona A. Udod Relations of power between staff nurses and nurse managers (Supervisor: Diane Doran)

Tina Popov Headache experience for the child and adolescent with shunted hydrocephalus (Supervisor: Bonnie Stevens)

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