Adjunct Appointees

Benoit, Adrienne
Nurse Practitioner
adrienne_benoit@hotmail.com
Area of Expertise: Primary Care
Campbell, Trudy
Nurse Practitioner, Division of Neurology, QEII Health Sciences Centre & Program Coordinator, MS Research Unit, Dalhousie Univesity
trudy.campbell@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Clinical and research interests include health related quality of life, disease modifying therapies (adherence, safety), impact of comorbidities on MS progression, and nursing practice recommendations
Cicchelli, Lisa
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Rehabiliation Services, IWK Health Centre lisa.cicchelli@iwk.nshealth.ca
Crombie, James
Associate Professor, Departement de Sciences Humaines, Université Sainte-Anne
james.crombie@usainteanne.ca
Area of Expertise: Philosophy of health; pharma-ethics, patents and access to treatment, science, technoglogy and democracy, bioethics
DeSantis, Marcia
Manager, Understanding Communities Unit, Public Health Services
marcia.desantis@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Public health, population health, epidemiology, surveillance, social determinants of health
Fagan, Barbara
Nurse Eductor, Registered Nurses Professional Development Centrer
barb.fagan@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Curriculum design; Deliberate practice for mastery learning in procedural skills simulation; interprofessional education for practice collaboration; competency-based curriculum; concept-based learning
Goodwin, Shelley (Dr.)
Psychologist, Dr. Shelley Goodwin Psychological Services
slgoodwin@eastlink.ca
Area of Expertise:
Interprofessional collaborative practice, Rural practice, First responder Operational stress injury, and Equine facilitated psychotherapy
Hamilton, Joan
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cancer Care Nova Scotia
joan.hamilton@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Oncology nursing assessment and care;  
Hancock, Kristy
Librarian Educator
kristy.hancock@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Advanced and comprehensive health research; research skills instruction. Research interests – information seeking behavior of health practitioners, librarian roles in interprofessional health education
Hebb, Trudy
Nurse Educator, Registered Nurses Professional Development Centre
trudy.hebb@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Research interests - simulation, concept-based learning and e-learning module development
Helm, Nichole
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pain Team, IWK Health Centre
nichole.helm@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Pediatric, primary and preventive care, pediatric pain, advanced practice nursing, nurse practitioner practice, pediatric chronic conditions, adolescent health
Hubley, Theresa
Specialty Nurse Practitioner, IWK Health Centre
theresa.hubley@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Cardiac surgery, ICU, primary health care and geriatrics. Program development and care of the elderly in the home environment
Hunt, Cindy
Senior Research Associate, Head Injury Clinic, St. Michael's Hospital, Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
huntci@smh.ca
Area of Expertise: Research focuses on injuries, particularly concussion in vulnerable populations, with a focus on strategies to improve early access to the right care.
Jacquard, Amber
Clinical Simulation Nurse Educator
amber.jacquard@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Research focuses on injuries, particularly concussion in vulnerable populations, with a focus on strategies to improve early access to the right care.
Jessome-Croteau, Lori
Quality & Patient Safety Leader Infection Prevention and Control Nova Scotia Health
lori.jessome-croteau@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Infection Prevention and Control, Distance Education & Course Development, Curriculum Development
Keys, Elizabeth
Post Doctoral Fellow
elizabeth.keys@dal.ca
Area of Expertise: Informed experience in public health nursing, health promotion and community engagement. Research explores parent-child interaction and sleep.  E-health, health services, child development and family wellbeing.
Lamb, Alyson
NS Health Authority, Health Services Manager
alyson.lamb@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Nusing leadership.  Previous research focused on advanced practice nursing leadership.  Current focus is on building leadership capacity in front line nurse.
Lawlor, Diana
Nurse Practitioner, Obesity & Weight Loss Surgery, NS Health Authority
diana.lawlor@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Diabetes, obesity, weight loss surgery, knowledge transfer and translation
Lloy, Breanna
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
breanna.lloy@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Emergency nursing; critical care nursing; transport nursing; new graduate mentorship; pediatric pain prevention
Lowther, Shelley
Clinical Nurse Specialist, IWK Health Centre
shelley.lowther@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Partnering with patients and families; finding ways to liase with hospital and community partners to improve pediatric pain management.  Patient involvement in non-pharmacological pain management strategies
MacMillan, Kathleen
Adjunct, Retired
kathleen.maclillan@bellaliant.net
Area of Expertise: IPEC, patient safety, health policy, leadership
McCarthy, Christopher
Nurse Practitioner
christopher.mccarthy2@forces.gc.ca
Area of Expertise: Transgender health and hormone therapy
McLaughlin, Heather
Nurse Practitioner, Primary Care, (Public Service) DND
mclaughlin.hf@forces.gc.ca
Area of Expertise: Women's health; gynecology
McLeod, Deborah
Clinician Scientist, Psychosocial Oncology Team (NSCC), NS Health Authority
deborah.mcleod@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Oncology/psychosocial oncology, palliative care and communication
Miller, Clara E.
Clinical Nurse Specialist
claraE.miller@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Experience includes direct client care, teaching, research and leadership; Mental Health and Addictions with expertise in trauma informed care, cognitive behaviour therapy and motivational interviewing
Muxlow, Josephine
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Adult Mental Health, First Nations & Inuit Health Branch (Atlantic Region)
josephine_muxlow@hc-sc.gc.ca
Area of Expertise: Mental health and addiction, system leadership, community health and community development
O'Leary, Gina
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Cardiac Care Team, IWK Health Centre
gina.oleary@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Pediatric and newborn assessment, pediatric cardiology, congenital heart defects, acquired pediatric heart disease, advanced practice nursing, family-centred care
 
Sabo, Brenda
Brenda.sabo@dal.ca
Area of Expertise: Psychosocial oncology/mental health and palliative care
Smith, Cheryl
cheryla.smith@nshealth.ca
Nurse Practitioner-Long Term Care, Expert Panel Member for Long Term Care to Minister of Health
Area of Expertise: Dementia care, wound care, elderly longterm care, polypharmacy & deprecribing
Snelgrove-Clarke, Erna
Vice-Dean, Health Sciences & Director, School of Nursing
erna.snelgroveclarke@queensu.ca
Area of Expertise: International expert in knowledge translation, practice development, person centred practice and maternal newborn care.  Other areas include capacity building, action learning and leadership.  She has established relationships with Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh & Univ. of Wollongong in NSW, Australia.  Is a JBI trainer
Snowdon, Anne
Professor, Strategy & Entrepreneurship; Chair, World Health Innovatin Network, Odette School of Business, University of Windsor
anne.snowdon@uwindsor.ca
Area of Expertise: Health innovation and leadership, procurement; health policy, industry partnerships, injury prevention, knowledge translation
Thibodeau, Crystal
Nurse Practitioner
charris151@icloud.com
Area of Expertise: Womens' and children care: addictions medicine and chronic diseases, especially diabetes and COPD
Tomblin Murphy, Gail
VP, Research & Innovation, NSHA, QEII
gail.tomblinmurphy@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Needs-based approaches to health systems and workforce planning, evaulation and research, capacity buliding, knowledge translation and leadership
Vine, Jocelyn
VP, Patient Care & Chief Nurse Executive IWK Health Centre
jocelyn.vine@iwk.nshealth.ca  
Withrow, Karen
Nurse Practitioner
karen.withrow@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Cardiac surgery, cardiology, geriatrics, nurse practitioner training, quality improvement

A-E

Benoit, Adrienne
Nurse Practitioner
adrienne_benoit@hotmail.com
Area of Expertise: Primary Care
Campbell, Trudy
Nurse Practitioner, Division of Neurology, QEII Health Sciences Centre & Program Coordinator, MS Research Unit, Dalhousie Univesity
trudy.campbell@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Clinical and research interests include health related quality of life, disease modifying therapies (adherence, safety), impact of comorbidities on MS progression, and nursing practice recommendations
Cicchelli, Lisa
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pediatric Rehabiliation Services, IWK Health Centre lisa.cicchelli@iwk.nshealth.ca
Crombie, James
Associate Professor, Departement de Sciences Humaines, Université Sainte-Anne
james.crombie@usainteanne.ca
Area of Expertise: Philosophy of health; pharma-ethics, patents and access to treatment, science, technoglogy and democracy, bioethics
DeSantis, Marcia
Manager, Understanding Communities Unit, Public Health Services
marcia.desantis@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Public health, population health, epidemiology, surveillance, social determinants of health

F-J

Fagan, Barbara
Nurse Eductor, Registered Nurses Professional Development Centrer
barb.fagan@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Curriculum design; Deliberate practice for mastery learning in procedural skills simulation; interprofessional education for practice collaboration; competency-based curriculum; concept-based learning
Goodwin, Shelley (Dr.)
Psychologist, Dr. Shelley Goodwin Psychological Services
slgoodwin@eastlink.ca
Area of Expertise:
Interprofessional collaborative practice, Rural practice, First responder Operational stress injury, and Equine facilitated psychotherapy
Hamilton, Joan
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Cancer Care Nova Scotia
joan.hamilton@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Oncology nursing assessment and care;  
Hancock, Kristy
Librarian Educator
kristy.hancock@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Advanced and comprehensive health research; research skills instruction. Research interests – information seeking behavior of health practitioners, librarian roles in interprofessional health education
Hebb, Trudy
Nurse Educator, Registered Nurses Professional Development Centre
trudy.hebb@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Research interests - simulation, concept-based learning and e-learning module development
Helm, Nichole
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Pain Team, IWK Health Centre
nichole.helm@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Pediatric, primary and preventive care, pediatric pain, advanced practice nursing, nurse practitioner practice, pediatric chronic conditions, adolescent health
Hubley, Theresa
Specialty Nurse Practitioner, IWK Health Centre
theresa.hubley@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Cardiac surgery, ICU, primary health care and geriatrics. Program development and care of the elderly in the home environment
Hunt, Cindy
Senior Research Associate, Head Injury Clinic, St. Michael's Hospital, Assistant Professor, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto
huntci@smh.ca
Area of Expertise: Research focuses on injuries, particularly concussion in vulnerable populations, with a focus on strategies to improve early access to the right care.
Jacquard, Amber
Clinical Simulation Nurse Educator
amber.jacquard@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Research focuses on injuries, particularly concussion in vulnerable populations, with a focus on strategies to improve early access to the right care.
Jessome-Croteau, Lori
Quality & Patient Safety Leader Infection Prevention and Control Nova Scotia Health
lori.jessome-croteau@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Infection Prevention and Control, Distance Education & Course Development, Curriculum Development

K-O

Keys, Elizabeth
Post Doctoral Fellow
elizabeth.keys@dal.ca
Area of Expertise: Informed experience in public health nursing, health promotion and community engagement. Research explores parent-child interaction and sleep.  E-health, health services, child development and family wellbeing.
Lamb, Alyson
NS Health Authority, Health Services Manager
alyson.lamb@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Nusing leadership.  Previous research focused on advanced practice nursing leadership.  Current focus is on building leadership capacity in front line nurse.
Lawlor, Diana
Nurse Practitioner, Obesity & Weight Loss Surgery, NS Health Authority
diana.lawlor@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Diabetes, obesity, weight loss surgery, knowledge transfer and translation
Lloy, Breanna
Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
breanna.lloy@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Emergency nursing; critical care nursing; transport nursing; new graduate mentorship; pediatric pain prevention
Lowther, Shelley
Clinical Nurse Specialist, IWK Health Centre
shelley.lowther@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Partnering with patients and families; finding ways to liase with hospital and community partners to improve pediatric pain management.  Patient involvement in non-pharmacological pain management strategies
MacMillan, Kathleen
Adjunct, Retired
kathleen.maclillan@bellaliant.net
Area of Expertise: IPEC, patient safety, health policy, leadership
McCarthy, Christopher
Nurse Practitioner
christopher.mccarthy2@forces.gc.ca
Area of Expertise: Transgender health and hormone therapy
McLaughlin, Heather
Nurse Practitioner, Primary Care, (Public Service) DND
mclaughlin.hf@forces.gc.ca
Area of Expertise: Women's health; gynecology
McLeod, Deborah
Clinician Scientist, Psychosocial Oncology Team (NSCC), NS Health Authority
deborah.mcleod@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Oncology/psychosocial oncology, palliative care and communication
Miller, Clara E.
Clinical Nurse Specialist
claraE.miller@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Experience includes direct client care, teaching, research and leadership; Mental Health and Addictions with expertise in trauma informed care, cognitive behaviour therapy and motivational interviewing
Muxlow, Josephine
Clinical Nurse Specialist, Adult Mental Health, First Nations & Inuit Health Branch (Atlantic Region)
josephine_muxlow@hc-sc.gc.ca
Area of Expertise: Mental health and addiction, system leadership, community health and community development
O'Leary, Gina
Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Cardiac Care Team, IWK Health Centre
gina.oleary@iwk.nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Pediatric and newborn assessment, pediatric cardiology, congenital heart defects, acquired pediatric heart disease, advanced practice nursing, family-centred care
 

P-Z

Sabo, Brenda
Brenda.sabo@dal.ca
Area of Expertise: Psychosocial oncology/mental health and palliative care
Smith, Cheryl
cheryla.smith@nshealth.ca
Nurse Practitioner-Long Term Care, Expert Panel Member for Long Term Care to Minister of Health
Area of Expertise: Dementia care, wound care, elderly longterm care, polypharmacy & deprecribing
Snelgrove-Clarke, Erna
Vice-Dean, Health Sciences & Director, School of Nursing
erna.snelgroveclarke@queensu.ca
Area of Expertise: International expert in knowledge translation, practice development, person centred practice and maternal newborn care.  Other areas include capacity building, action learning and leadership.  She has established relationships with Queen Margaret University in Edinburgh & Univ. of Wollongong in NSW, Australia.  Is a JBI trainer
Snowdon, Anne
Professor, Strategy & Entrepreneurship; Chair, World Health Innovatin Network, Odette School of Business, University of Windsor
anne.snowdon@uwindsor.ca
Area of Expertise: Health innovation and leadership, procurement; health policy, industry partnerships, injury prevention, knowledge translation
Thibodeau, Crystal
Nurse Practitioner
charris151@icloud.com
Area of Expertise: Womens' and children care: addictions medicine and chronic diseases, especially diabetes and COPD
Tomblin Murphy, Gail
VP, Research & Innovation, NSHA, QEII
gail.tomblinmurphy@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Needs-based approaches to health systems and workforce planning, evaulation and research, capacity buliding, knowledge translation and leadership
Vine, Jocelyn
VP, Patient Care & Chief Nurse Executive IWK Health Centre
jocelyn.vine@iwk.nshealth.ca  
Withrow, Karen
Nurse Practitioner
karen.withrow@nshealth.ca
Area of Expertise: Cardiac surgery, cardiology, geriatrics, nurse practitioner training, quality improvement