Assistant Professor, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
PhD (Alberta); MH; BScN; RN; IBCLC
9-507E, City Centre Campus10700 – 104 AvenueEdmonton, AB780-633-3884
Elizabeth Burgess-Pinto joined MacEwan University in 2008. Her clinical experience is primarily in the areas of pediatrics/child health nursing and community health nursing. As a sessional instructor, she taught in the undergraduate program at the Faculty of Nursing at the University of Alberta. Her research experience includes being National Coordinator for the New Canadian Children & Youth study, an interdisciplinary survey of the well-being of immigrant and refugee children and youth in six Canadian cities. Her professional practice and research interests include qualitative research methods, narrative inquiry, action research, survey research, relational ethics and practice, global health, immigrant/refugee child and family health, and heutagogical approaches to nursing undergraduate education.
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Burgess-Pinto, E., Little, A., & Johnston, S. (2013) Educating nursing students for interdisciplinary community practice and care system transformation. Conference paper presented at ICCHNR Conference. Transforming Community Health: the Nursing Impact. March 13-14, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Ogilvie, L., Higginbottom, G., & Burgess-Pinto, E. (2012). Fostering Excellence: Development of a Course to Prepare Graduate Students for Research on Migration and Health, Nursing Inquiry – Accepted for publication April 4, 2012.
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