PhD, University of British Columbia
MN, University of Victoria
BSN, University of Victoria
Diploma of Nursing, Saskatchewan Institute of Applied Sciences
|Other Appointments (Academic/Research)|
Mentor: CIHR Training Grant in Population Intervention for Chronic Disease Prevention: A Pan-Canadian Program
Affiliated: Member Ontario Tobacco Research Unit (OTRU)
Affiliated: Society for Research on Nicotine and Tobacco
Alumni: NEXUS: Researching the Social Contexts of Health Behaviour
Clinical Interests: My nursing career began as a pediatric registered nursing primarily in acute care settings. I have also worked as a policy consultant in the development of entry-level competencies for newly graduated registered nurses. Finally, as a researcher my work has focused on tobacco control issues within the context of health care services.
Teaching Areas: Research methods, Tobacco control
2010-2011: Health Science Centre Foundation (Winnipeg, MB): $7,068. Title: Tobacco dependence and cessation among people living with HIV/AIDS. PI: Dr. ASH Schultz. Co-Applicants: Dr. B Temple and Ms. J. Preston
2010-2011 CIHR Catalyst grant, Health Equity: $73,228. Advancing the evidence to build a research program for developing Public Health capacity to promote health equity. PI: Dr. B Cohen. Co-Applicants: Drs. Schultz, McGibbon, VanderPlaat, and Bassett
2010-2011: CIHR 'Operating Grant: Programmatic Grants in Health and Health Equity' Letter of Intent submitted: $13,535. Strengthening Public Health Capacity for Action to Achieve Health Equity. Nominated PI: Dr. Benita Cohen. Co-Applicants: Drs. Schultz, McGibbon, VanderPlaat, and Bassett.
2009-15. CIHR Training Grant in Population Intervention for Chronic Disease Prevention: A Pan-Canadian Program. ($1,950,000). Principal Applicants: Drs. Roy Cameron, Barbara Riley, Roberta Ferrence, Kim Raine, Carolyn Gotay, Ron Plotnikoff. Co-Applicants: 58 additional mentors, including Dr. Annette Schultz.
2009: Interdisciplinary Capacity Enhancement (ICE) Seed Grant (Dr. McDonald, PI) ($5000). Exploring the shifting culture surrounding tobacco use on in-patient psychiatric units post implementation of smoke-free hospital grounds policies: rural and remote perspectives. Principal Investigator: Mr. Lyle Grant; Co-Investigators: Dr. Schultz; Ms. McCaig
2009: Canadian Action Network for the Advancement, Dissemination and Adoption of Practice-informed Tobacco Treatment (CAN-ADAPTT) (Dr. Peter Selby, PI) Seed Grant: $5,000. Smoking Cessation Referrals and Optometrists: Assessing Canadian Practices and Opportunities. Principal Investigator: Mr. Ryan Kennedy Doctoral Student University of Waterloo Department of Psychology. Co-Investigators: Drs. Schultz & Spafford and Mr. Iley.
2009-2010: Canadian Tobacco Control Research Initiative (CTCRI) Planning Grant ($14,500). A survey of health professionals’ training in tobacco reduction counseling on the Canadian prairies. Principal Investigator: Dr. Hyndman; Co-Investigators: Mr. Franscipillai, Ms. Bradley, Ms. Kvern; Drs. Patterson, Schultz, Taylor, Thomas.
2009-2010: CTCRI Ideas Grant ($49,608). Exploring issues of equity in Canadian tobacco control initiatives: An environmental scan. Co-Principal Investigators: Drs. Benita Cohen & Schultz; Co-Investigator: Mr. Walsh.
2009: Government of Canada International Scholarship Program: Graduate Students' Exchange Program funded by Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada and administered by the Canadian Bureau for International Education ($9,880). Supervisors: Drs. Annette Schultz & Judith Scanlan. Doctoral student from Havana Cuba: Aliel Garcia (3 month fellowship). Topic Area: Tobacco Control; Adolescent Health; Health Promotion; Health Professionals.
2009: CTCRI Fast Track Policy Grant ($72,008). Exploring the shifting culture surrounding tobacco use on in-patient psychiatric units post-implementation of smoke-free hospital grounds policies. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Mr. Grant, Ms. Snowball, Dr. Rasden & Ms. Green.
2008-2009: CTCRI Fast Track Policy Grant ($79,990). Patient and practitioner experiences of managing tobacco use post-implementation of a hospital smoke-free ground policy: Exploring the shifting culture of tobacco control in hospital settings. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs. Nykiforuk & Finegan, Ms. Kvern.
2007-2011: CIHR Operating Grant ($397,452). Ethnographic Study of Adolescents’ Conceptualization of Cancer and Cancer Prevention: Framing Cancer and Cancer Prevention within the Life-Situations of Adolescents. PI: Dr. Roberta Woodgate, Co-Is Drs. Joannie Haalas & Annette Schultz.
2007-2008: ICE Seed Grant ($5000). PI: Dr. Paul McDonald. Exploring Health care provider attitudes and behavioral changes resulting from smoke-free policies implemented in mental health/psychiatric settings. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz. Co-Is: Lyle Grant LLB, MSN RN, Ms. Bretta Maloff, Ms. Nancy Snowball, Ms. Pamela McGee, Dr. Ann Casebeer & Ms. Margaret Green.
2007: Alberta Drug and Alcohol Abuse Commission Workshop Grant ($10,000). Canadian Health Professionals, Health Organizations and Tobacco Control. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs Brewster, Compton, Hyndman, Tremblay, & Ms Fisher, Ms Quinlan.
2007: Health Canada Workshop Travel Grant ($35,000). Canadian Health Professionals, Health Organizations and Tobacco Control. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs Brewster, Compton, Hyndman, Tremblay, & Ms Fisher, Ms Quinlan.
2007: CTCRI Workshop Grant ($15,000). Canadian Health Professionals, Health Organizations and Tobacco Control. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs Brewster, Compton, Hyndman, Tremblay, & Ms Fisher, Ms Quinlan.
2007: Alberta Cancer Board Workshop Grant ($50,000). Canadian Health Professionals, Health Organizations and Tobacco Control. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs Brewster, Compton, Hyndman, Tremblay, & Ms Fisher, Ms Quinlan.
2007: ICE Workshop Grant ($5000). Canadian Health Professionals, Health Organizations and Tobacco Control. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs Brewster, Compton, Hyndman, Tremblay, & Ms Fisher, Ms Quinlan.
2007: CIHR Strategic Training Program in Tobacco Research (Graduate student bursaries) ($7,000). Canadian Health Professionals, Health Organizations and Tobacco Control. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs Brewster, Compton, Hyndman, Tremblay, & Ms Fisher, Ms Quinlan.
2006: ICE Seed Grant ($5000). Canadian Health Professionals and Tobacco control: Enhancing their Role. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs. Brewster, Yang, Tremblay, Compton, Hyndman, Mr. Victor, Ms. Green, Mr. Sui.
2006-2007: Health Canada Research Contract: ($9698). Secondary analysis of the 2004 National Youth Smoking Survey. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Dr. Griffith, J, Ms. Dunn, Ms. Nowatzki.
2006-2008: CTCRI ($14,876). Health Practitioners' Role in Tobacco Reduction: Theoretical Development of a Multi-level Behavioral Model. PI: Dr. Annette Schultz Co-Is: Drs. Brewster, Tremblay, Compton, Hyndman, Degner.
2005-2007: NCIC Operating Grant ($359,450). Understanding tobacco use in the context of severe and persistent mental illness. PI: Dr. Joy Johnson Co-Is: Drs. Ratner and Bottorff Research Collaborators: Drs. Procyshyn, Gibson, Osborne, Schultz, Ms. Groening, Ms. Tognazzini.
Spafford, M.M., Kennedy, R.D., Iley, M.D., & Schultz, A.S.H. (2011). Smoking and blindness: What optometrists want their patients to see. Canadian Journal of Optometry; 73(2): 25-38.
Johnson, J. L., Malchy, L. A., Ratner, P.A., Procyshyn, R. M., Bottorff, J. L., Groening, M., Schultz, A., Osborne, M. (2010) A profile of tobacco use among community dwelling people with serious
Spafford, M.M., Iley, M.D., Schultz, A.S.H., & Kennedy, R.D. (2010) Tobacco dependence education in optometry: A Canadian pilot study assessing practices and opportunities. Optometric Education; 36(1): 38-44.
Schultz, ASH, Nowatzki, J, Dunn. DA, Griffith, EJ. (2010) Effects of household socialization on youth decisions to take up smoking: A secondary analysis of the 2004/05 Canadian Youth Smoking Survey. Chronic Diseases in Canada;30(3): 71-77.
Nowatzki, J, Schultz, ASH, Griffith, EJ. (2010) Household smoking socialization: Contextualized separately through parental and youth perceptions. Chronic Diseases in Canada;30(3), 78-84.
Schultz, ASH., Housain, S., Johnson, JL. (2009) Modeling influences on acute care nurses’ engagement in tobacco use reduction. Research in Nursing and Health, 32(6), 621-634
Schultz, A.S.H., Bottorff, J.L., & Barclay McKeowan, S. (2009). Nurses’ use of qualitative research approaches to investigate tobacco use and control. In L. Sarna & S. Bialous (Vol. Eds.), Annual review of nursing research: Advancing nursing science in tobacco control (Vol. 27, pp. 115-144). New York: Springer.
Johnson, J. L., Malchy, L. A., Ratner, P. A., Hossain, S., Procyshyn, R. M., Bottorff, J. L. Groening,M., Gibson, P., Osborne, M., Schultz A. (2009), Community Mental Healthcare Providers’ Attitudes and Practices Related to Smoking Cessation Interventions. Patient Education and Counselling.
Reimer Kirkham, S., Baumbusch, JL., Schultz, ASH., Anderson, JM. (2008). Knowledge development and evidence-based practice: Insights and opportunities from a postcolonial feminist perspective for transformative nursing practice. In Perspectives on Nursing Theory 5th edition ed. P Reed & N Shearer. Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.
Leatherdale, S, Viehbeck, S, Murphy, C, Norman, C, Schultz, A. (2007). The tobacco control community of tomorrow: A vision for training. Canadian Journal of Public Health, 98(1): 30-32.
Reimer Kirkham, S, Baumbusch, JL, Schultz, ASH, Anderson, JM. (2007). Knowledge development and evidence-based practice: Insights and opportunities from a postcolonial feminist perspective for transformative nursing practice. Advances in Nursing Science, 30, 26-40.
Schultz, ASH, Johnson, JL, & Bottorff, JL. (2006). Registered nurses' perspectives on tobacco reduction: Views from Western Canada. Canadian Journal of Nursing Research 38(4), 192-211.
Schultz, ASH, Bottorff, JL, Johnson, JL. (2006). Tobacco within acute care hospitals: An ethnographic study of nurses' workplace. Tobacco Control; 15(4):317-22.
Schultz, ASH. (2005). Tobacco reduction within the context of acute care hospitals. Oncology Nursing Forum, 32(1), 171. (published conference abstract).
2010: Rh Award, for outstanding contribution to scholarship and research in the health science; UM
2003-2005: Canadian Institute of Health Research, Health Services & Policy Research Institute, Research Fellowship ($100,000).
2003-2005: Strategic Training Program in Tobacco Research, Fellowship top-up award ($4000)
|Research Brief Reports|
Schultz ASH, Gibbons C, Temple B, Preston J (2011). Exploring tobacco dependence and cessation among people living with HIV/AIDS: Brief Report.
Cohen, B, Schultz, ASH, Walsh, R, Fuga, LA, Bartmonvich, C (2011). Exploring issues of equity within Canadian tobacco control initiatives: an environmental scan: Brief Report.
Schultz ASH, Bartmonvich C, Snowball N, Kvern M, Finegan B, Nykiforuk CIJ, Ramsden V, Green M (2010). Exploring Tobacco Use Management Post-Implementation of Smoke Free Hospital Grounds Study (ETS): Reflecting on Enforcement and Compliance within this context.
Schultz, ASH, James, M, Ramsden, V, Green, M, Snowball, N, Bartmanovich, C. (2010). Exploring Tobacco Use Management on Psychiatric Units Post-Implementation of Smoke Free Hospital Grounds Study (ETS): Brief Report.
Media Interviews and Coverage:
October 27 to November 17, 2011
CMAJ publication: Smoke-free Hospital Grounds
Newspaper Report Interviews
Annie Tobin Health-Lifestyle Reporter Canadian Press; article in Canadian national & regional newspapers
Sharon Kirkey Health Reporter Post Media News; article in national & regional Canadian newspapers
Kirk Klocke Scientific and Medical Report for International Business Times
CBC Radio News interviewed by Louise Charette; story broadcast nationally
Humber Radio ON interviewed by Andrea Hall
Rob Breakenridge Show QR77 and 630 CHED AB
Scott Thompson Show CHML AM900 Hamilton ON
Ontario Today CBC Radio 1 noon hour phone in show with Rita Celli
Simi Sarah Show CKNW Radio Vancouver, BC
Global News Calgary Heather Yourex Health Reporter
Global News Winnipeg Peter Chura News Anchor
CBC Morning Show Fredericton NS Susan King Host
July 8th - November 21, 2010
CDIC publications: Youth resolve to remain smoke-free and legislation to ban smoking in cars with children.