Priya Ortega, RN, BA, BsN, MN

Current classes
CNUR 202, 204, 302

Research interests

  • Primary health care, mental health, woman's health

I graduated from the University of Saskatchewan; obtained my Bachelor of Arts in Anthropology in 2008, Bachelor of Science in Nursing in 2009, Master in Nursing; Education and Leadership in 2016, and currently completing my post graduate certificate as a Nurse Practitioner. My nursing practice includes acute psychiatry, correctional nursing, community health nurse, long term care, home care and academia.

Conference Presentations and Invited Academic Lectures

  • Ortega, P. Saskatchewan Union of Nurses, Saskatoon, SK (2022). Metabolic Syndrome Presentation- Education Day.
  • Ortega, P & Alberts, M (2020, invite only) 11th International Council of Nurses NP/APN Network Conference, Halifax, NS. Mental Health and Wellbeing: PHQ-09 in Primary Healthcare Practice e-poster- cancelled due to pandemic restrictions.
  • Ortega, P. Community Health Nursing in Canada Conference, Regina, SK (2018).  Demonstrating Leadership- the Role of the Community Mental health nurse.
  • Ortega, P. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK (2015). Self Harm & Suicide lecture.
  • Ortega, P. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK (2014). Schizophrenia Presentation.
  • Ortega, P. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK (2014). Crisis Management Presentation.
  • Ortega, P. University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon (2014). Self Harm & Suicide lecture.           
  • Ortega, P. Saskatchewan Polytechnic, Saskatoon (2013). Inter-professional Communication Skills Presentation.