Hands on clinical experience with realistic patient simulators

The Clinical Learning Simulation Centre (CLSC) seeks to promote competence, critical thinking and confidence in the students during the learning experience.


What will you do with your degree?

Whether caring directly for patients, conducting valuable research or engaged in public policy advocacy, nurses stand on the front lines of the health care system.


Join us in celebrating 65 years!

The upcoming year marks 65 years since the beginning of the undergraduate program in Nursing, in 1949.


Thinking of studying Nursing at Dalhousie?

We offer variety in our baccalaureate and graduate degree programs.


About the School of Nursing


Our School has been, and continues to be, committed to expanding nursing knowledge, furthering practice and seeking better health care outcomes. We are proud to offer our students options and variety in their program.

In Memorium: Phyllis Noerager Stern, PhD

Phyllis Stern (2)

Former Director, School of Nursing 1982-1987

Phyllis Noerager Stern [PDF 150 KB] of Indianapolis, passed away May 4, 2014. Dr. Stern is best known for her research and campaigning on behalf of women’s health internationally.

Faculty and Research


Faculty members at the School of Nursing have made valuable contributions to health care knowledge and practice through their research. Nursing students learn from, and work with, respected nurse scientists on a variety of projects. Learn more about our faculty and their research.

Inspiring alumni

School of Nursing alumni have gone to successful and inspiring careers in clinical practice, research, teaching and more. Meet some of the graduates who have made their mark in nursing.