At Mentor Us, we want to celebrate all of our members' achievements.  If you would like to showcase your publications, posters, or presentations on this page, please email the reference to 



Bownes, N., Wilson, N., & Van Raay, R. (2017). The creation of program evaluations for a peer-to-peer mentorship program: challenges and lessons learned. Oral presentation at the 23rd Annual Qualitative Health Research Conference. Quebec City, Quebec. October 17, 2017.  


Van Raay, R., Hermann, J., Bell, J., Bownes, M. (2016). Using mentorship as a tool to develop professional identity in nursing. Oral presentation at 30th Annual Margaret Scott Wright Research and Innovation Day. Edmonton, Alberta. November 4, 2016.

Bell, J. & Hermann, J. (2016). Lessons learned in developing and running a student led mentorship program. Oral presentation at the 22nd Annual Qualitative Health Research Conference. Kelowna, British Columbia. October 18, 2016.


MacLean, L., Hodge, K., Howell, C., Norris, A., Dewart, G., Marks, N., LaBonte S., Lalani, N., & Cooper, S. Transiion from Founders to the Future.  How to Create and Sustain a Mentorship Program. Alberta Student Leadership Summit. Edmonton, Alberta, CAN. January 31- SESSION

Marks, N., Cooper, S., Hodge, K., Norris, A. Labonte, S., Dewart, G., McLean, L., Lalani, N. & Howell, C. Fostering Leaders through Mentorship Experiences. Olive Yonge Teaching & Learning Day. Edmonton, Alberta, CAN. March 20- SESSION.

Marks, N., Hermann, J., Klooster, A., & Bell, J. Program re-design: Incorporating CoP principles to re-define mentorship. 29th Annual Margaret Scott Wright: Research and Innovation Day. Edmonton, Alberta, CAN. November 6-SESSION

Klooster, A., & Bell, J. (on behalf of MENTOR US executive: Marks, N., & Hermann, J.) What is graduate school like? World Cafe Facilitators. 29th Annual Margaret Scott Wright: Research and Innovation Day. Edmonton, Alberta, CAN. November 6- SESSION


Norris, A. Cooper, S., Hodge, K., Howell, C. MENTOR US: An exploration of program development. Olive Yonge Teaching and Learning Day. Edmonton, Alberta, CAN. POSTER & SESSION


Hodge, K., Cooper, SL., Howell, C., Norris, A., MENTOR US: A Peer-Peer Mentorship Project.  Heroes for Health Healthy Campus Symposium - POSTER & ABSTRACT



Wilson, D. M., & Playfair, R. (2016). Visitor restriction policies and practices in residential continuing care facilities. Journal of theAmerican Medical Directors Association, 17(1), 89-90.

Wilson, D.M. & Playfair, R. (in press). Bereavement programs and services in the province of Alberta: A mapping report. Canadian Journal on Aging.


Bell, J. & Richter, S. (2015, April). A global reading group: A collaboration for learning. Oral presentation at Through the Lens of Scholarship: Advancing a Culture of Excellence in Teaching and Learning in both Clinical and Theory, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta.

 Bell, J. & Richter, S. (2015, June). A global reading group: Moving beyond the classroom. Poster presentation at the International Council of Nurses Conference and CNR 2015, Seoul, Republic of Korea


Pitre, N. Y., Bell, J., Sakaluk, L., Ray, L., Kushner, K. E., Rempel, G., Hegadoren, K. M. (2014, November). Relational trust in interactions with health professionals / community service providers: A perpetual calibration, reassessment. Poster presented at the Margaret Scott Wright Research Day, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta.