Catherine Laing, BPE, BN, MN, PhD

PhD in Nursing University of Calgary
Master of Nursing University of Calgary
Bachelor of Nursing University of Calgary
Bachelor of Physical Education University of Calgary

Catherine Laing

Areas of Research

Pediatric and adolescent oncology; psychosocial oncology
Dr. Laing’s program of research is in the field of pediatric and adolescent/young adult (AYA) oncology. Having an extensive background in clinical, educational, and administrative areas in this field, her program of research relates primarily to understanding the psychosocial late-effects of childhood cancer. Dr. Laing’s current research interests lie in understanding the therapeutic value of digital storytelling with pediatric and AYA oncology patients, and she is also working on a nationally-based approach to understanding the psychosocial impact of childhood cancer. Dr. Laing is active at the local, national, and international levels of pediatric oncology nursing.

Supervising degrees

Nursing - Doctoral: Accepting Inquiries
Nursing - Masters: Accepting Inquiries
Nursing - Masters: Accepting Inquiries
Nursing - Diploma: Accepting Inquiries

Working with this supervisor

I am looking for students studying in the field of oncology, preferably pediatric or AYA. Additionally, students with a leadership or health policy focus are an appropriate match, given my professional and teaching expertise in these areas.

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