Linda Sheiban

Health & Biological Sciences (2017-2019)

Linda Sheiban Taucar is a registered nurse and researcher. She currently holds the position of Schlegel Associate Research Chair at the Schlegel Centre for Advancing Seniors Care at Conestoga College, located in Kitchener, Ontario. Linda received her Bachelor and Master of Science degrees in Health Studies and Gerontology at the University of Waterloo under the supervision of Dr. Paul Stolee. Her thesis work explored the experiences of healthcare providers who care for those with dementia in primary care memory clinics. Linda also received her Bachelor of Science in nursing degree at York University. Linda uses her joint clinical and research knowledge to advocate for gerontological nursing best practices. She coordinates and conducts research, focusing on evidence-based care in gerontology and gerontological curriculum development. Linda also serves as the Editorial Assistant for the Social Policy and Practice Section Editor at the Canadian Journal on Aging.

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