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Janet Luimes RN(NP), MScN Assistant Professor - Academic Programming

E4212 Health Sciences, Saskatoon


Janet Luimes is an Assistant Professor (AP) at the University of Saskatchewan College of Nursing who has taught in the Graduate Nurse Practitioner and Undergraduate Nursing programs since 2012. She completed her BScN and MScN at the University of Ottawa before going on to complete the Post-Masters Primary Health Care Nurse Practitioner Diploma program at McMaster University in 2010.

Janet’s clinical nursing background includes the emergency room, chronic disease management, and primary health care. She also has experience in program planning and evaluation. Janet teaches in the nurse practitioner (NP) and undergraduate programs at the University of Saskatchewan including courses in Health Assessment, Advanced Diagnostic Reasoning (NURS 879), Therapeutics (NURS 885), Theory for Advanced Practice Nursing (NURS 883) and NP Clinical Practicums (NURS 880, NURS 888 and NURS 878).

Janet’s research interests include: Education - Clinical, distance and international learning; as well as Faculty practice & development.


Woods, P., Leidl, D., Butler, L., Stonechild, J. & Luimes, J. (2016). Police services detention centres: A proposed solution for action. Police Practice and Research: An International Journal, 18(2), 119-131. http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/15614263.2016.1230852.

Kent-Wilkinson, A., Dietrich Leurer, Luimes, J., Ferguson, L., & Murray, L. (2015). Study abroad: Exploring factors influencing nursing students’ decisions to apply for clinical placements in international settings. Nurse Education Today, 35(8), 941-947. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nedt.2015.03.012.  


Butler, L. (Principle Investigator), Bullin, C.A. (Co-Investigator), Exner-Pirot, H. (Co-Investigator), Luimes, J. (Co-investigator), Neuls, E. (Co-investigator), Andrews, M.E. (Co-Investigator), Tomtene, M. (Co-Investigator), Haase, K. (Co-Investigator), and Bally, J. (Co-Investigator) (2016). A healthy workplace for a healthy workforce: Reducing absenteeism in rural, remote and northern mining camps, International Mining Institute for Innovations (IMII), Total funding: $40,000

Kent-Wilkinson, A. (Co-principal Investigator), Dietrich Leurer, M. (Co-principal Investigator), Ferguson, L. (Co-investigator), Luimes, J. (Co-investigator), Murray, B.L. (Co-investigator), Squires, V. (Co-investigator) (2015, February). Study abroad in undergraduate nursing education: Perceived impact on RN nursing practice. Western North-Western Region Canadian Association of Schools of Nursing (WNRCASN). Total funding $4395 for 2016-06 to 2017-06.

Woods, P. (Co-principle Investigator), Butler, L. (Co-principle Investigator), Luimes, J. (Co-investigator), Stienwand, K. (Co-Investigator), Stonechild, J. (Co-Investigator), and Smith-Winsor, T. (Co-Investigator) (2015).  Interprofessional Pathway for Safe, Healthy Communities.  Saskatchewan Health Research Foundation (SHRF) Collaborative Innovations Development Grant (2015-16).  Total funding: $18,258