Dr. Barbara Elliott

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Assistant Professor / Faculty of Education and Professional Studies - School of Nursing
Full-time Faculty
Dr. Elliott teaches courses in the RPN to BScN Blended Learning Program within the School of Nursing. Her research interests include fostering NCLEX success in nursing students, engagement in designing and delivering online nursing education courses and faculty mentorship. Barbara is a member of the Institutional Research Grant Committee at Nipissing University, a reviewer for the Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (CASN) and an International Registered Nurse Examination Item Writer for The National Council of State Boards of Nursing. She recently completed Positive Space certification, Immunization certification as well as Indigenous Cultural Competence Training. She is currently completing the Nurse Educator Certification Program through CASN.
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BN, Memorial University of Newfoundland
MN, Memorial University of Newfoundland
PhD, Walden University‪‪‬‬‬‬
Areas of Specialization:

Barbara's nursing career began in the field of orthopedics and then expanded to include community health. She has an extensive background in curriculum development and teaching at both the undergraduate and graduate nursing levels.

Research Interests:

Over the past few years, Barbara has been involved in multiple projects some of which include Faculty Morale, Outpatient Breast Cancer Surgery, Nurse Educator Job Satisfaction and Mentorship in Nursing.


De Carvalho D., Bussières, A., French, S., Wade, D., Brake-Patten, D., O’Keefe, L., Elliott, B., Budgell, K., O’Reilly, S., & Hall, A. (2019). Knowledge of and Adherence to Radiographic Guidelines for Low Back Pain: A Study of Newfoundland and Labrador Chiropractors and their Patients. Presented at 15th World Federation of Chiropractic Biennial Congress - 2019 European Chiropractors' Union Convention, March 2019.

Elliott, B., Aglukark, O., & Minilgak, M. (2018). Urbanization: Undoing what has been done. Presented at CNSA 2018 Western-Prairie Regional Conference, Regina, Saskatchewan, October 2018.

Elliott, B. (2017). Clinical teaching: A workshop for instructors. Presented at College of the North Atlantic.

Greenslade, V., Elliott, B., & Mandville-Anstey, S. (2010). Same day breast cancer surgery: An appreciation of women’s experiences and recommendations for success. Oncology Nursing Forum, 37(2).