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, Varcoe C, Noh M, Wuest J, Hammerton J, Alhalal E & Burnett C. (2015). Patterns and predictors of service use among women who have recently left abusive partners. Journal of Family Violence, 30, 419-431. DOI 10.1007/s10896-015-9688-8.
Burnett C, Ford-Gilboe M, Berman H, Ward-Griffin C & Wathen N. (2015). A critical discourse analysis of provincial policies impacting shelter service delivery to women exposed to violence. Policy Politics Nursing Practice, doi:10.1177/1527154415583123.
Davies L, Ford-Gilboe M, Willson A, Varcoe C, Wuest J, Campbell J & Scott-Storey K. (2015). Patterns of cumulative abuse among female survivors of intimate partner violence: Links to women’s health and socioeconomic status. Violence Against Women, 21(1), 30-48. DOI: 10.1177/1077801214564076.
MacIntosh J, Wuest J, Ford-Gilboe M & Varcoe C. (2015). Cumulative effects of multiple forms of violence and abuse on women. Violence and Victims, 30(3), 502-521.
Wathen N, Harris R, Ford-Gilboe M & Hanson M. (2015). What counts? A mixed methods study to inform evaluation of shelters for abused women. Violence Against Women, 21(1), 125-46. DOI: 10.1177/1077801214564077.
Wuest J, Merritt-Gray M, Dube N, Hodgins M, Malcolm J, Majerovich J, Scott-Storey K, Ford-Gilboe M & Varcoe C. (2015). The process, outcomes and challenges of feasibility studies conducted in partnership with stakeholders: A Health Intervention for Survivors of Intimate Partner Violence. Research in Nursing and Health, 38(1), 82-96. DOI: 10.1002/nur.21636. Epub 2015 Jan 12
Stam M, Ford-Gilboe M & Regan S. (2015). Primary health care service use among women who have recently left an abusive partner: income, racialization, unmet need, fit of service, and health. Health Care for Women International, 36(2), 161-187. DOI: 10.1080/07399332.2014.909431