Canadian Association for Nursing Research (CANR)
The Canadian Association for Nursing Research (CANR) is a national organization with representation from every province and territory. We are a Canadian Nursing Association (CNA) interest group and as such, serve on the CNA Advisory Council.
The purpose of CANR is to foster research-based nursing practice and practice-based nursing research by:
- providing information about research studies, methods, funding and other resources
- strengthening linkages between research, education, administration,and clinical practice
- representing members' interests to governments, funding agencies, and other nursing organizations
- recognizing excellence in research activities
- educating professionals and the public about the significance of the nursing research-practice partnership
Nursing Research Chair in eHealth Literacy
The incumbent will build an integrated and highly productive research team, attracting and mentoring graduate students, post-doctoral fellows and novice researchers, and competing successfully for external research funding. Innovation in dissemination and integration of findings into the education of health professionals will flow from the program of research.
The job profile can be viewed at: https://athabascau.hua.hrsmart.com/ats/js_job_details.php?reqid=1471
For further information regarding this position, please contact Dr. M. Edwards at 1-888-500-3055 or Margaret.Edwards@athabascau.ca
2014 CANR Awards
The Canadian Association for Nursing Research has established four awards to recognize nurses for their outstanding contribution to nursing and the goals of CANR. The CANR research awards are awarded biennially. The next awards presentation will occur in 2014 at the CANR AGM held in conjunction with the CNA Biennial in Winnipeg. Deadline for receipt of nomination materials is January 13, 2014.
The CANR Nurse Researcher Award is for an established nurse scientist who has contributed significantly to nursing research.
The CANR Outstanding New Investigator Award is for an outstanding new researcher.
The CANR Award for the Promotion of Research Based Practice is made to an individual or group who has provided leadership in the utilization of research in clinical nursing practice.
The CANR Practitioner-Researcher Award is for a clinician or manager engaged in research in a clinical setting.
Know someone you would like to nominate for 2014?
Visit our Awards Page.
CANR Award Recipients, 2012
NEW: A Canadian Nurse Researcher will be highlighted by CANR every 2 months. For their interview go to the Member's Only Page.
CANR - Last Updated October 31, 2013, 12:56:23 MST/MDT