Andrea Baumann

Andrea Baumann RN, PhD, FAAN, is the Scientific Director of the McMaster University Site of the Nursing Health Services Research Unit (NHSRU). She is also Associate Vice President of Global Health, Faculty of Health Sciences, at McMaster University, Director of the Master of Science in Global Health Program, and the Director of the World Health Organization Collaborating Centre in Primary Care and Health Human Resources. Dr. Baumann works closely with the Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care and the Ministry of Citizenship and Immigration to develop and evaluate employment policies related to workforce integration of new nurses. Her research focuses on clinical decision making, health human resource planning, health care systems and organizational restructuring, migration and mobility and quality practice environments.