Profile

Jo-Ann Mary MacDonald
Name:
Jo-Ann Mary MacDonald
Position:
Professor
Department:
Nursing
Island Scholar:
Island Scholar Biography

Professor, Faculty of Nursing

BScN (StFX); MN (Dalhousie); PhD (McGill)

Dr. Jo-Ann MacDonald joined the School of Nursing in 2002 after completing 20 years of work experience in local and provincial public health programs. Jo-Ann’s research focuses on prevention and behavioural issues related to blood borne pathogens and sexually transmitted infections and evidence-based practice in public health.

Research Interests
  • Information, knowledge, and skills to protect sexual health
  • Prevention of HIV/AIDS in vulnerable populations
  • Harm reduction measures to prevent Hepatitis C
  • Promotion of school health
  • Evidence-based practice in public health

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