Recent Research Projects

You Are Not Alone in Your Loss: Bereavement Care in Nova Scotia`s Yarmouth/Tri-County Communities

2013/14 • $3,000 • PI,CO,Other
The purpose of our Cafe Scientifique is to further engage and exchange with the Yarmouth/Tri-County public through conversation with our team of national researchers, local stakeholders, and community leaders on the subject of bereavement and care following the death of a loved one. Participants...

Evidence-Informed Primary Bereavement Care: A Knowledge-To-Action Approach

2011/12 • $199,443 • PI,CO,Other
The focus of bereavement care interventions to date has centered on those who present with complications. Primary bereavement care is considered as prevention and supportive for those experiencing the death of a loved one. Evidence indicates that the bereaved can suffer from a range of physical,...

Partnering to Advance the Practice of Family Nursing in Health Care Services: An International Research Collaboration

2011/12 • $25,000 • PI,CO,Other
Illness is a family affair. It is well documented that family members are affected by a loved one's illness and that serious illness often changes lives and relationships forever and compromises the health of family members as they become overwhelmed with patient care, fatigue, and negative...

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