Fairleth McCuaig, MSN, NP(Family), ARNP(WA., USA), FNP-BC(ANCC,USA), CPHI

Assistant Professor of Teaching, NP Program Coordinator

UBC School of Nursing
T201 2211 Wesbrook Mall
Vancouver, BC
Canada V6T 2B5

Ms. McCuaig’s work focuses on Nurse Practitioner (NP) education and curriculum design. An experienced educator and NP, she teaches in both classroom and clinical settings. She has been involved in course development, planning and coordination of activities in the BC NP programs since their inception. She is recognized for her enthusiasm and her inspirational approach to educating nurses, nurse practitioners, medical, dental and doctor of pharmacy students.


Selected Publications not Indexed in PubMed

Joachim, G., Boyle, B., Thomson, S., McCuaig, F., Jennings, M., Etesami, A., Helmer, D., Kanji, F., & Leung, B.(2010). The e-portfolio: A partnership between education and practice.Vancouver, B.C. BCNPA Conference Presentation.

Brar, K.,Boschma, G. & McCuaig, F. (2010). The Development of Nurse Practitioner Preparation beyond the Master's Level: What is the Debate About? International Journal of Nursing Education Scholarship, vol. 7(1).Retrieved June 12, 2013 from http://www.bepress.com/

McCuaig, F.(2000). The Critical Thinking Dispositions of Diploma Nursing Students. Masters Thesis, Gonzaga University.


Supervisor eligibiity: 

  • MN
  • MSN – non-thesis