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For The Record: Dec. 5, 2019

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Dr. Joan Tranmer appointed Sally Smith Chair, School of Nursing

Dean Richard Reznick and Dr. Erna Snelgrove-Clarke are pleased to announce that Tom Harris, Interim Provost and Principal (Academic) at Queen’s University, has appointed Dr. Joan Tranmer as Sally Smith Chair, School of Nursing. Her 32-month term began Nov. 1, 2019.

Dean Reznick would like to extend his sincere thanks to Dr. Elizabeth VanDenKerkhof for her service and leadership as past Sally Smith Chair.

Dr. Tranmer earned her PhD in Nursing from University of Toronto (1999) and her MSc (1992) and BNSc (1975) from Queen’s University. She is an affiliated scientist with the Centre for Studies in Primary Care Research and Centre for Health Services and Policy Research at Queen’s University, and the Canadian Centre for Advanced Practice Nursing Research at McMaster University. Dr. Tranmer joined Queen’s as a full time faculty member in 2005 and has since earned the title of full professor and served as Scientific Director and Senior Scientist, School of Nursing Queen’s Nursing and Health Research; Margaret B. Vogan Fellow, and Site Director, Institute for Clinical Evaluative Sciences.

An active researcher with a focus on optimizing care for individuals with chronic illness and the relationship between work-related factors and women’s health, Dr. Tranmer has been an investigator on more than 60 funded research studies. She is currently involved with three studies on effectiveness of interdisciplinary teams, integrated care, and patient-centric care communities for senior adults with complex healthcare needs. Dr. Tranmer’s previous research has earned awards including Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-term Care Career Scientist Award and the Ontario Women’s Health Council and Canadian Institute of Health Research Mid-Career Investigator Award. Her research findings have received international media attention, and she is a frequent scientific presenter at both national and international conferences.


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