Dr. Kristen Jones-Bonofiglio

Director & Associate Professor, School of Nursing & Director, Centre for Health Care Ethics
Academic Qualifications: 

PhD (Educational Studies- Cognition & Learning Stream), Lakehead University

MPH (Nursing Specialization), Lakehead University

BScN, Lakehead University

Date joined Lakehead: 
January 2006
Previous Teaching/Work: 

Head, Unit of International Chair in Bioethics, World Medical Association Cooperation Centre

AMS Phoenix Fellow

Editorial Board Member, Global Bioethics Enquiry

Research Affiliate- Centre for Health Care Ethics (CHCE); Centre for Research on Aging & Health (CERAH)

Associate Scientist- EPID@Work Research Institute


Research Interests: 

Moral distress/moral injury; Ethical decision making in health care; Teaching and learning compassion in nursing; In-patient substance use; Pregnant and/or parenting women and substance involvement; Patient care planning using computer aided design/drafting; Patient Oriented Research (POR); Digital storytelling

Current Publications: https://researchgate.net/scientific-contributions/2070429165_Kristen_Jon...

New BookHealth Care Ethics through the Lens of Moral Distress, see www.springer.com/book/9783030561550









Student Supervision: I am available to be a committee member or provide external examination of students' theses. 

I welcome inquiries from undergraduate and graduate students and/or their supervisors.

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