Sharon Hamilton

Teaching Professor

Nursing, Faculty of

MacLaggan Hall 203

1 506 453 5086


  • RN Saint John School of Nursing 1988
  • BN Sacred Heart University 2001
  • MN Yale University 2005
  • American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Program 2005

Areas of interest

  • NP Practice
  • Gerontology
  • End of life care
  • Primary Health care
  • Holistic practice


Nurse Practitioner Outcomes in New Brunswick- 15 years in. The focus of Dr. Tracey Rickard’s and Sharon Hamilton’s research is to understand the practice patterns of Nurse Practitioners (NPs) in New Brunswick and to evaluate NP outcomes within New Brunswick and the overall success of the implementation of the role. Their research will provide much needed foundational documentation that will aid in furthering the ongoing evaluation of the role in the future.


Classroom: N 1142; Health Assessment as well as the Graduate Program NP courses, N6213 - Primary Health Care Management, Adult I, N6217 Primary Health Care Management, Adult II, N6202 Advanced Pharmacotherapeutics, N6203 Advanced Pathophysiology

Clinical: Chronic Nursing Second Year and NP Practicums (N6214, N6218 and N6219)

Professional practice, committees and volunteer work

  • Graduate Curriculum Committee, UNB NP Advisory Committee, Nursing GAU
  • Canadian Palliative Care Association, NANB Methadone Working Group, NPNB