Seminar Series, PD Sessions & Workshops


MCNHR Research Seminar Series, Professional Development Sessions & Workshops

The MCNHR hosts Research Seminar Series which provides a forum for MCNHR members to share findings of recently completed research evaluation and quality improvement projects. These seminars are broadcasted across Manitoba academic and clinical sites using videoconferencing technology offered through the College of Nursing and Manitoba Telehealth.  The MCNHR also organizes Professional Development sessions and workshops to build research capacity. These sessions and workshops include topics such as advanced literature searching, online surveys, using SPSS for quantitative data analysis, and grant writing.

Upcoming events:
Research Seminar Series
Professional Development Sessions & Workshops


Upcoming Research Seminar Series:

Click to view presentation abstracts and register for one or both of these seminars. Please note that space is limited. These seminars are also available to stream by videoconferencing through Manitoba Telehealth.

April 7, 2017
12 noon - 1:00 p.m.
Rm 370 Helen Glass Centre

Evaluation of clenbuterol therapy to reverse mitochondrial dysfunction induced by exposure to gestational diabetes
Presenter: Dr. Joseph Gordon, Assistant Professor, College of Nursing, University of Manitoba

Mothering, Guiding and Responding to Children: Considering the Context of Intimate Partner Violence
Presenter: Dr. Christine Ateah, RN, Professor, College of Nursing; Vice-Dean Education, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences

Experiences and satisfaction with intrapartum care: a comparison of normal weight women to obese women
Presenter: Ms. Christine Finnbogasson, RN, MN

April 26, 2017
3:00 - 4:00 p.m.
Rm 370 Helen Glass Centre

Caregivers’ lived experience of their child’s anaphylactic reactions: An interpretive phenomenology
Presenter: Ms. Rishma Chooniedass, RN, MN

Families’ Experiences Living with Acquired Brain Injury: A Narrative Inquiry Study
Presenter: Ms. Jane Karpa, RPN, MMFT, PhD (c), Assistant Professor, Chair, Department of Psychiatric Nursing, Brandon University, Faculty of Health Studies

Will she say yes? Traditionalism within accepted and rejected marriage proposals
Presenter: Dr. Lisa Hoplock


Upcoming Research Professional Development Sessions & Workshops

Selecting Measures for Your Research Success
Facilitators: Dr. Beverley Temple, Associate Dean Research, College of Nursing; Ms. Diane Cepanec, Senior Research Manager, MCNHR; Mr. James Plohman, Research Coordinator, MCNHR; Ms. Lisa Demczuk, Nursing Library Liaison, Dafoe Libraries

In these 2 hour working sessions, the most important metrics of measuring research success will be described including a description and demonstration of how to discover them.  The focus will be on providing participants with plenty of assistance in exploring their own metrics to find the measures that best represent their personal record of achievements.

Working Session #1
Tuesday April 18, 2017
10:00 a.m. - 12 noon
Rm 394 Helen Glass Centre

Working Session #2
Monday August 21, 2017
9:00 - 11:00 a.m.
Rm 394 Helen Glass Centre

Click to register for one of these sessions.