The Manitoba Centre for Nursing and Health Research (MCNHR) a research unit within the College of Nursing, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba. The MCNHR is the only research centre in Manitoba that is solely dedicated to facilitating and supporting collaborative nursing and health research. The MCNHR is located on the second floor of the Helen Glass Centre for Nursing, a 70,000 square foot building on the University of Manitoba’s Fort Garry campus.
The MCNHR was established in October 1985 as the Manitoba Nursing Research Institute (MNRI). In 2008, a new five year strategic plan was approved and the institute’s name was changed to reflect a more inclusive and interdisciplinary focus on collaborative nursing and health research. In 2016, a new five year plan with a revised mission, vision and goals was developed and approved. The 2016-2020 MCNHR strategic plan is strongly aligned with the University of Manitoba, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences FHS and College of Nursing Strategic Research Plans and provides goals and corresponding supporting actions to guide the MCNHR operations and decision making.
The Manitoba Centre for Nursing and Health Research (MCNHR) is a research unit in the College of Nursing that promotes and supports the conduct, dissemination and uptake of collaborative nursing and health research to benefit the health of Manitobans and beyond.
To be recognized for fostering excellence and innovation in collaborative nursing and health research locally, nationally and internationally.