Dr. Jennifer-Lynn Fournier

Dr. Jennifer-Lynn Fournier

Assistant Professor

Contact information

Email: jfournier@athabascau.ca


Dr. Jennifer-Lynn Fournier is a lifelong resident of Northern Ontario, Canada. She lives in a rural community with her daughter Shelby Anne who keeps her busy with many outdoor and sporting activities. They have a basset hound named Copper. Jennifer has been a primary healthcare Nurse Practitioner for almost twenty years and has been teaching Nurse Practitioners for the past decade. In her spare time she enjoys yoga, hiking and figure skating.

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Research interests

  • Nurse practitioner employment
  • Nurse practitioner job satisfaction and intent to leave
  • Perinatal loss
  • Medical cannabis

Educational credentials

  • B.A: McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario
  • BScN: Laurentian University, Sudbury, Ontario
  • NP Certificate: Consortium of Ontario University Programs in Nursing - Laurentian University Site
  • MHS - Leadership Stream - Athabasca University, Edmonton, Alberta
  • PhD: Rural and Northern Health - Laurentian University

Professional affiliations

  • NP-PHC Ontario
  • NP Alberta (CRNA)
  • Nurse Practitioners' Association of Ontario
  • Registered Nurses Association of Ontario