Areas of Excellence

Areas of Excellence

Our Faculty is organized into four substantive areas of interest that integrate research, teaching and citizenship, which are referred to as Areas of Excellence.

Chronicity - Advance and disseminate knowledge about living with Chronicity and to influence public policy related to living well with chronic health concerns. 

Health Equity - Foster discourse and inquiry to examine issues related to the social determinant of health as conditions for social advantage, disadvantage and systematic disparities in health. 

Health Systems - Develop knowledge to understand and improve health systems and practice across health care sectors and acute continuing, ambulatory and community settings. 

Nursing Education - Foster philosophical pedagogical and historical scholarship within the FoN and the nursing community by engaging colleagues in discussion.