Academic Staff

Kellie Thiessen, RM, RN, PhDk
Associate Professor
Director, Midwifery Program

P: 204-474-6684
F: 204-474-7682




 PhD, University of Manitoba
 MSN, Georgetown University
 BSN, Eastern Mennonite University
 BA, Eastern Mennonite University
 Selected Publications

Thiessen, K., Keene Woods, N., & Parham, D. (2014).  Examining Birth Outcomes by Provider Type in Kansas:  Does it Matter?  The Kansas Nurse, 89:4, 14-17.

Urquia, M., O’Campo, P., Heaman, M., Janssen, P., & Thiessen, K. (2011). Experiences of violence before and during pregnancy and adverse pregnancy outcomes: An analysis of the Maternity Experiences Survey. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, 11:42. doi:10.1186/1471-2393-11-42.

Daoud, N., Urquia, M., O’Campo, P., Heaman, M., Janssen, P., Smylie, J., & Thiessen, K. (2012). Prevalence of abuse and violence before, during and after pregnancy in a national sample of Canadian women. American Journal of Public Health, 102:10; 1893-1901. doi:10.2105/AJPH.2012.300843.

Janssen, P., Heaman, M., Urquia, M., O’Campo, P., & Thiessen, K. (2011). Risk Factors for Postpartum Depression among Abused and Non-abused Women. Am J Obstet Gynecol, 207. doi:10.1016/j.ajog.2012.09.022.