2018 Award Recipient

Jeanne Mance Award 2018

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Sally Thorne


School of Nursing, University of British Columbia

Sally is a senior academic nursing leader and a longstanding fierce champion of the profession provincially, nationally and internationally. She has been a major contributor to a substantive body of research on patient experiences, nursing practice, the philosophy of science and qualitative methodology. She has authored four books, written for peer-reviewed journals, book chapters and other publications, and has taken on editorial roles at several nursing and research journals. She has presented her work internationally as an invited scholar, keynote lecturer and distinguished professor. She has served on the boards of numerous organizations, including the Canadian Academy of Health Sciences and the Association of Registered Nurses of British Columbia.