Research Leader, Professional Practice, PHC
Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing, Faculty of Applied Science, UBC
- Supporting clinician involvement in research
- Knowledge translation
- Professional development for health care workers
- Health inequities
As the Research Leader, Professional Practice at Providence Health Care, Ms. Black is responsible for developing programs to support clinicians to engage with research to enhance their evidence-based practice, as well as supporting them to conduct research. She is responsible for several knowledge translation initiatives at Providence Health Care, and leads a team that developed the PHC Practice-based Research Challenge, a program that pairs teams of clinicians with mentors to develop a research proposal and conduct small-scale research projects.
Ms. Black completed her BSN at the University of Washington (Seattle), and her Master of Public Health at Simon Fraser University. She is an adjunct professor at the UBC School of Nursing.
College of Registered Nurses of BC Award for Excellence in Nursing Practice, 2013
B.C. Health Care Awards – Award of Merit – Top Innovation – Affiliate, 2016