Dr. Sandra L. Carroll RN, BSc (University of Toronto), PhD (McMaster University)

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Sandra Carroll Dr.
Associate Scientist

Current Positions

  • Associate Professor, School of Nursing
  • Director, Clinical Health Professional Research, Hamilton Health Sciences
  • Associate Scientist, Population Health Research Institute
  • Adjunct Professor, School of Nursing, University of Ottawa


Dr. Sandra Carroll is currently an Associate Professor in the Faculty of Health Sciences, McMaster University in the School of Nursing. She received her PhD from McMaster University. Dr. Carroll completed a CIHR Strategic Training Fellowship in the FUTURE Program for Cardiovascular Nurse Scientists and a Post-Doctoral Fellowship through the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario/Michael G. DeGroote Chair in Cardiovascular Nursing Research.

Dr. Carroll’s research focus includes patients’ decision-making, decision support in the context of implantable defibrillators, patient preferences for cardiovascular treatments, patient engagement, and patient reported outcomes in arrhythmia care. Dr. Carroll has received operating funds from the Canadian Institutes of Health Research, the Heart & Stroke Foundation, and the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation.

Publications are listed in chronological order by descending date. Link takes user to pubMed for publication details.