Nurses' Perspective Podcasts
Building Post Pandemic Resilience in Healthcare:
A limited podcast series on nursing during a pandemic. Conversations with health leaders and researchers hosted by Kathleen MacMillan – a nurse leader with 50 + years in clinical practice, academia, administration and policy.
Dr. Kathleen MacMillan
Past Director and Professor, School of Nursing at Dalhousie University
Dr. Kathleen MacMillan is a graduate of the Toronto East General Hospital School of Nursing (diploma) and the University of Toronto (BSc, 1980; MA, 1983, MSc, 1992; PhD, 2005). Her professional experience includes nursing practice, administration, research, education and health policy. She has been recognized as a distinguished alumna of the Faculty of Nursing at the U of T and received a Centennial Achievement Award from the Canadian Nurses Association in 2008. In 2017, she was inducted as a Fellow in the American Academy of Nursing and in 2020, as a Fellow of the Canadian Academy of Nursing..
Dr. MacMillan was the first Provincial Chief Nursing Officer for the Ontario Ministry of Health & Long Term Care (1999-2001) and Executive Director, Office of Nursing Services for First Nations and Inuit Health Branch of Health Canada (2001-2004). Prior to her appointment to Dalhousie University, she was Dean, School of Health Sciences at Humber Institute of Technology & Advanced Learning in Toronto. Now retired, she holds adjunct appointments at the University of Prince Edward Island Faculty of Nursing and the School of Nursing and the Faculty of Graduate Studies at Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia. Her research interests are in patient safety, nursing human resources, nursing history and interprofessional collaboration.
Featuring: Dr. Anne Snowdon, Professor of Strategy and Entrepreneurship at the Odette School of Business, University of Windsor and the Scientific Director and CEO of the Supply Chain Advancement in Health Network of Centres of Excellence (NCE)
Featuring: Linda Silas, President, Canadian Federation of Nurses Unions
Featuring: Dr. Pat Armstrong, Distinguished Professor Emeritus, York University
Featuring: Mike Villeneuve, Chief Executive Officer, Canadian Nurses Association
Featuring: Irene Andress, Vice President, Programs and Services, Chief Nursing Executive, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and Ru Taggar, Executive Vice President, Chief Nursing and Health Professions Executive, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre
Conversations with health leaders and researchers hosted by Lynn Nagle. Episode 6 featuring Kathleen MacMillan, Director and Professor at the Dalhousie University School of Nursing.
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