Adjunct Professor, Department of Family Medicine, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry
Adjunct Appointment, School of Graduate Studies, University of New Brunswick
Faculty Scholar, Western University
Supervising Graduate Students
Health, health inequities and capacities of women and families, particularly those in transition and/or living in conditions of marginalization
Intimate Partner Violence and Trauma (health, social and economic consequences; health care responses; effectiveness of services and interventions; trauma and violence informed care; women’s experiences in diverse social contexts)
Rural Women’s health
Testing Innovative, Complex Primary Health Care, Community Health and Population Health Interventions to reduce health inequities
Use of Technology to deliver health interventions
Relational and empowerment-oriented family and community health nursing approaches (including the Developmental Model of Health and Nursing)
PreVAIL Network (Prevention of Violence Across the Lifespan)
- Advisory Committee and Member
Violence and Health
Nursing Theory and Philosophy
Feminist and Critical Research
Fellow, American Academy of Nursing (AAN)
Distinguished Alumnus Award, Faculty of Nursing, University of Toronto
Anselm Strauss Award for Excellence in Qualitative Family Research, National Council on Family Relations, USA
President, Nurses Network on Violence Against Women International (NNVAWI)
Scientific Officer, Health Services Research 2 Peer Review Committee, CIHR
Member, Expert Panel on Violence, American Academy of Nursing
Vice-Chair, Board of Directors, Health Zone Nurse Practitioner-led Clinic
Ford-Gilboe M, Merritt-Gray M, Varcoe C & Wuest J. (2011). A theory-based primary health care intervention for women who have left abusive partners. Advances in Nursing Science, 34, 198-214.
Edmunds K, Berman H, Basok T, Ford-Gilboe M & Forchuk C. (2011). The health of women temporary agricultural workers in Canada: A critical review of the literature. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research, 43(4), 68-91.
Jack SM, Ford-Gilboe M, Wathen N, Davidov DM, McNaughton DB, Coben JH, Olds DL & MacMillan HL. (2012). Development of a nurse home visitation intervention for intimate partner violence. BMC Health Services Research, 12, 50, DOI:10.1186/1472-6963-12-50
Ponic P, Varcoe C, Davies L, Ford-Gilboe M, Wuest J & Hammerton J. (2012). Leaving ≠ moving: housing patterns of women who have left an abusive partner. Violence against women, 17(12), 1576-1600.
Varcoe C, Hankivsky O, Ford-Gilboe M, Wuest J, Wilk P, Hammerton J & Campbell J. (2011). Attributing selected costs to intimate partner violence in a sample of women who have left abusive partners: A social determinants of health approach. Canadian Public Policy, 37(3).