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Christine Ateah

Dr. Brian Postl, Dean, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences and Vice-Provost (Health Sciences) is pleased to announce that Christine Ateah, RN, PhD has agreed to serve as Acting Dean of Nursing* effective November 3, 2017.

Dr. Ateah currently serves as Vice-Dean, Education, in the Rady Faculty of Health Sciences leading the Office of Interprofessional Collaboration, the clinical learning and simulation program and the integrated health programs. Dr. Ateah has taught and conducted research in the area of child and family health promotion for over 20 years.

Dr. Ateah's specific expertise is parent education to promote healthy child development and prevent child maltreatment. She has presented and published her research at the local, national and international levels. Dr. Ateah has co-authored Canadian textbooks on growth and development, pediatric nursing and co-edited a book on family violence prevention.


Christine A. Ateah, RN, PhD
Vice-Dean, Education, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences
Acting Dean and Professor, College of Nursing