Heather Nelson

Bio photo of Heather NelsonHeather Nelson – PhD(c), MA, BScN, RN

Research Chair, Vulnerable Populations

306-775-7566

heather.nelson@saskpolytech.ca

 

Areas of Expertise

  • Qualitative research
  • Diverse populations
  • Health promotion

Related Professional Experience

  • Nursing Instructor
  • Public Health Nurse
  • Travel and Immunization Nurse

Selected Publications

  • Promoting Indigenous nursing student success in post-secondary education: A phenomenological study

https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Promoting-Indigenous-nursing-student-success-in-A-Cox-White-Ziefflie/18a492cd4d65b80a2da09681c136f455df2b997d

  • Indigenous students: Barriers and success strategies- A review of existing literature

http://www.sciedupress.com/journal/index.php/jnep/article/view/14075

Selected Grants and/or Research Projects

  • Saskatchewan Centre for Patient Oriented Research STEP Grant- $2500.
  • The lived experience of seniors during the Covid-19 pandemic in Saskatchewan
  • The experience of nurses during the Covid-19 pandemic during the Covid-19 pandemic
  • The experience of clinical educators during the Covid-19 pandemic in Saskatchewan
  • The impact of sport for low-income youth.