Shawna Lebouthillier

Name Shawna LeBouthillier
School School of Health and Life Science
  • BScN Nursing
  • RPN to BScN Nursing
Academic and Professional Designations
  • Master of Nursing with a focus in Education
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Registered Nurse
Title Professor
Courses Taught
  • N3A04 - Clinical Reasoning in RN Practice for Post Diploma RPN Stream
  • N2A04 - Introduction to Professional RN Practice I for Post Diploma RPN Stream
  • N2AA3 - Professional RN Practice for Post Diploma RPN Stream
  • N4J07 - Professional Practice VI
  • N4K10 - Professional Practice and the New Graduate
Areas of Expertise & Interest
  • Critical Care Nursing
  • Interventional Radiology Nursing
  • Simulation-based Learning
Industry Experience, Professional Currency Activities
  • 12 years as a critical care nurse
  • 2 years as an interventional radiology nurse
  • Active member of the Nursing Council at Guelph General Hospital - providing feedback to assist with quality improvement and policy and procedure development.
Major Research Projects, Scholarly Activities, and/or Publications

Conference presentations

  • Improving Nursing Student's Clinical Skills Using Video Assessment (3rd International Forum on Nursing and Nursing Education – Valencia, Spain) 
  • Improving Nursing Student's Clinical Skills Using Video Assessment (Geoff Norman Day in Education Research – Hamilton, Ontario) 
  • Use of Student Researchers in Nursing Curriculum Development (Canadian Nursing Education Conference – Montreal, Quebec)
Additional InformationShawna enjoys using innovative teaching strategies to support students as they develop their clinical skills, nursing knowledge, critical thinking and clinical decision-making abilities. Shawna likes to collaborate with students to identify "out of the box" learning strategies that maximizes the experience for multiple learners. Shawna encourages others to explore their ideas…you never know where it will lead. Great things come from "out of the box" thinkers!