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Feb 24, 2020 Western researchers give stories of trauma meaning through art. Sofia Rodriguez, CBC news Feb 24, 2020.
Feb 14, 2020 Nursing assistant professor to host He-art-istic Journey photo exhibit. Brock News Feb.14, 2020
Feb 12, 2020 Research turns Trauma Healing into Art. Western News, February 12, 2020
Dec 17, 2019 Nursing Students experience code Blue Simulation. December 17, 2019
Feb 14, 2019 A tool to detect early warning signs of heart disease; PIVOT Point: Volume 5, Issue 1 February 2019
Feb, 4, 2019 Free Heart Health App available through the Prodromal Symptoms Screening Scale:  Council of Cardiovascular Nurses E-Newsletter
Feb 4, 2019 Cardiovascular Weekly, Top News: Brock U professor develops app to manage, track heart health
Jan 29. 2019 Brock U professor develops app to manage, track heart health.

Jan. 29, 2019 Heart Health Month: Brock Research Team aims to Catch Heart Disease Early.

Dec. 2018 Breast-feeding Medicine- Breaking News: Pain can lead women to stop breastfeeding.

Kimberley T. Jackson, Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy & Tara Mantler (2018): Moving toward a better understanding of the experience and measurement of breastfeeding-related pain, Journal of Psychosomatic Obstetrics & Gynaecology, DOI: 10.1080/0167482X.2018.1518421

Dec. 2018 Brock research recognizes red flags of heart disease

Patterson, C (2018). Nursing Prof launches heart health education resources. Faculty of Applied Health Sciences Alumni Insider, 3(2) Winter 2018.

Oct. 30,


Severe breast-feeding pain experienced by new mothers can impact infant health.

Feb. 2018   Brock research demystifies Canadian Women’s Heart Health. Feb 22, 2018.
May 2017 Understanding Pain: Hospital News. Dr. Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy- Cardiovascular Pain Research. May, 2017.
April 2017           The Lighter side of Health. Brock News, April 26, 2017. By Colleen Patterson.
April 2017           Brock University Nursing Simulation Lab Snapchat Story: Dr. Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy and Isobelle Blake; April 21, 2017.
March 2017 Brock Professor will study heart attack warning signs in women. Brock Press, March 7, 2017. Health News Speciality. Janna Ward.
March 2017 Understanding Pain Helps Patients: RN Profile. Dr. Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy. Journal of Registered Nurses. January/February,2017. .pdf
Feb. 2017 Research uncovers distinct heart attack warnings for women- Brock University News.
Feb. 2017 610 CKTB Radio- Distinct Heart Attack Signs Women interview with Brock Professor, Dr. Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy.
Dec. 2016 CKTB St. Catharines Radio Interview with Brock University Cardiovascular and Pain Researcher Dr. Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy.
Nov 2016 Brock News/Cogeco New; Brock Department of Nursing Simulation Education and Research.
Nov. 2016 Brock News: Communication and Media: Cutting Edge Technology keeps Brock in the Forefront of Research and Learning.
April 2015 President’s Award for Leadership in Clinical Practice… Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy.
Registered Nurses Association of Ontario.
July 2014 Lindsay Nurse wins provincial mentorship award. #nursing #award #leader via @KLThisWeek
May 2014 Leadership award in student mentorship- Registered Nurses Association of Ontario:
May/June 2014 Peer Recognitions makes RNs Proud. The Registered Nurse Journal, May/June 2014, pg.20.
June 2013 Lawrence S. Bloomberg, Faculty of Nursing-Pulse Spring/Summer Issue:
News: Our Cressy Award Winners- Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy, Pulse 6(1), 23.
May 2013 Lawrence S. Bloomberg Newsletter- Leadership Success by Bloomberg Nursing Students Honoured at Annual Cressy Awards. May 6, 2013.
Dec. 2012 Lawrence S. Bloomberg, Faculty of Nursing news Events: Member’s Pain and Anxiety Research may have Far-Reaching Implications. PhD Candidate Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy profiled Ontario Nurses Association Frontlines December 12, 2012.
Dec. 2012 Ontario Nurses Association- Front Lines Interview: with Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy, ONA Member’s Pain and Anxiety Research may have Far-Reaching Implications. Frontlines, 12(6), p.8.
Nov. 2012 Ross Memorial Hospital- News Media Release: Registered Nurse at RMH-conducting pain study for PhD.
July 2012 Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto, News Letter: Graduate Student profile: Sheila O’Keefe-McCarthy.
May 2012 Nursing Research Featured. Ontario Nurses Association-Behind the Front Lines, 4(5), pg 4.
May 2012 Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto- 3 PhD students receive RNAO funding-Research Newsletter.
May 2012 Nurse unravels mystery of pain for PhD- Press Release, Kawartha Lakes This Week, May 9, 2012.
May 2012 Registered Nurse at RMH conducting Pain study for PhD.
Feb. 2012 University of Toronto PhD Candidate wins National CAUT J.H. Stewart Reid Memorial Fellowship Award-Research Newsletter.
Sept. 2011 J.H. Stewart Reid Memorial Fellowship National Recipient News Release, Canadian Association of University Teachers (CAUT) Fall newsletter.
April 2011 Recipients of the University of Toronto Centre for the Study of Pain-Clinical Scientist-Scholarship
2009                 Canadian Pain Society Nursing Issues SIG: Nursing Research and Education Award Recipient, Spring CPS: Nursing SIG newsletter.
2009                 Canadian Pain Society- Trainee Spotlight- Recipient of the CPS Trainee Research Award for Clinical Science, CPS Spring Newsletter.
2009                 Lawrence S. Bloomberg Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto- PhD Student Wins Two National Pain Awards, June- Research Newsletter.
2008                 Canadian Pain Society- Trainee Spotlight on Trainee Research- Pain and Anxiety in Acute Coronary Syndromes while patients wait transfer for diagnostic cardiac catheterization (CATH). CPS Fall Newsletter.
1987                   Documentary Participant Featured RN, W-5, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC), “Nursing in Crisis.”