Alexandra Hodson, RN, MN

Instructor

Office: CO 111.33
E-mail: alexandra.hodson@uregina.ca
Phone: 306-664-7396

Alexandra Hodson graduated in 2009 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing with distinction from the University of Saskatchewan. In 2017 she obtained her Masters of Nursing where her thesis was related to the experience of family caregivers of individuals with heart failure. Her nursing practice has included Surgical, Medicine, Home Care, Cardiology, Long term care and Palliative Care. Her philosophy of teaching is focused around creating a student centered classroom environment using innovative approaches that encourage students to take ownership of their own learning.

Publications:

Peacock, S., Burles, M., Hodson, A., Kumaran, M., MacRae, R., Peternelj-Taylor, C., & Holtslander, L. (Accepted). Older persons with dementia in prison: An integrative review. International Journal of Prisoner Health. doi: IJPH-01-2019-0007

Hodson, A. (2019). Persons with advanced heart failure: A caregiver-focused approach. In L. Holtslander, S. Peacock, & J. Bally (Eds.), Hospice palliative home care and bereavement support: Nursing interventions and supportive care. (pp. 201-212). doi: 10.1007/978-3-030-19535-9

Hodson, A., Peacock, S. & Holtslander, L. (2019). Family caregiving for persons with advanced heart failure: An integrative review. Palliative and Supportive Care, 1-15. doi:10.1017/S1478951519000245

Peacock, S., Hodson, A., MacRae, R. & Paternelj-Taylor, C. (2018). Living with dementia in correctional settings: A case report. Journal of Forensic Nursing, 14, (3).  doi: 10.1097/JFN.0000000000000194

Hodson, A. (2017). The experience of caregiving for persons with advanced heart failure: An integrative review (Master’s thesis). Retrieved from University of Saskatchewan Electronic Theses and Dissertations. (0000-0001-6071-8995)

Presentations:

Custody and Caring, Saskatoon, SK. Peacock, S. & Hodson A. (2017). The experience of living with dementia in prison: An integrative review.

International Congress on Palliative Care, Montreal, Quebec, Hodson, A. (2018). The experience of caregiving for individuals with advanced heart failure. (Poster)

University of Saskatchewan. Graduate Student Milestones: My Experience (2018)

University of Saskatchewan. The Experience of a Master’s Student (2016)