Shauna Davies, RN, MN, PhD

Assistant Professor

Office: CW 312.2
Phone: 306-337-2136
Fax: 306-337-8493

Shauna Davies is an Instructor at the University of Regina, Faculty of Nursing. She currently works with undergraduate students in the clinical and classroom settings. Shauna's academic credentials include: BA in history from University of Regina; Advanced Certificate in Arts in History from University of Regina; Diploma Nursing from SIAST Wascana Campus;  BScN with great distinction from University of Saskatchewan; MN with a specialization in education from University of Saskatchewan; and she is currently enrolled in doctoral studies in Nursing from the University of Saskatchewan with a focus on nursing informatics.

Shauna's research interests focus on the use of technology in health care specifically in the areas of nursing informatics and the use of high fidelity simulation. Her doctoral studies will explore the use of social media for patient and caregiver education.

Recent Publications:

  •  Breitkreuz, L., Davies, S., & Reed, D. (2013). The safe integration of iPads into healthcare practices. Canadian Healthcare Technology, 18(7), 16
  •  Davies, S., Bassendowski, S., Breitkreuz, Demyen, C., & Petrucka, P. (2015) iNurse, iTeach Project. Ubiquitous Learning: An International Journal, 7(2), 1-8.

Research Grants obtained:

•    Bassendowki, S., Breitkreuz, L., & Davies, S. (2012). iNurse, ITeach: Using Mobile Technology for Client Education  Funding Source: MITACS $15,000.

Papers in Refereed Conference Proceedings:

•    Davies, S.,  Breitkreuz, L., & Demyen , C. (2013, September). iNurse, iTeach: Using mobile applications in client education. Presented at the Medicine 2.0'13 Congress, London, England.
•    Davies, S.,  Breitkreuz, L., & Demyen , C. (2013, May). iNurse, iTeach: Using mobile applications in client education. Presented at the CNIA Conference, Montreal, QC
•    Davies, S., & Abrook, E. (2012, June ) All in a Day's Work: Connecting with Family Using High Fidelity Simulation . Poster presentation at the AMIA conference.
•    Dietrich Leurer, M., Bolen Anderson, C., Campbell, T. D., Davies, S., & Mantesso, J. (2012, May). Innovative nursing student placements with vulnerable population. Presentation at the 6th National Community Health Nurses of Canada Conference, Toronto, Ontario.

Invited Guest Speaker:

•    Davies, S.,  Breitkreuz, L., & Demyen , C. (2013, November). iNurse, iTeach: Using mobile applications in client education. Presented at the Regional Nursing Workshop, Health Canada, Saskatoon, SK.


•    Davies, S. (2012, August). Recommendations following the completion of the Saskatchewan Union of Nurses (SUN) Partnership "Staying Connected" Pilot Project, Weyburn, Saskatchewan.


•    Representative, Faculty of Arts Council, U of R
•    Member, Peer Review Committee
•    Faculty of Nursing Council, U of R

Honors & Awards:

•    Bassendowski, S., & Davies, S. (2013) Engaged Scholar Knowledge Mobilization Graduate Student Catalyst Award