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Manon Lemonde

Contact

RN, PhD
Associate Professor

Science Building, Room 3018
905.721.8668 ext. 2706
manon.lemonde@uoit.ca

Background

Dr. Manon Lemonde earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BScN) and a Master of Science in Nursing (MScN) from the University of Montreal in Quebec. She received her PhD with a specialization in Oncology from the University of Montreal in 2000. Dr. Lemonde joined UOIT 2003 and is also an Instructor at Laurentian University in Sudbury, Ontario.

Courses

Courses taught (past and present) at the undergraduate level:

  • Ethics
  • Health and Healing I
  • Health and Healing II
  • Health and Healing: Synthesis Professional Practice (pre-consolidation)
  • Nursing Professional Practice I
  • Nursing Professional Practice III
  • Nursing Professional Practice IV
  • Nursing Professional Practice V
  • Nursing Professional Practice VI
  • Professional Practice II
  • Professional Practice (Healthy Communities)
  • Professional Practice V (Healthy Communities)
  • Professional Practice VII (pre-consolidation)
  • Professional Practice VIII (consolidation)
  • Research Applications I
  • Research Applications II
  • Research Practicum I
  • Research Practicum II

Courses taught (past and present) at the graduate level:

  • Special Topics in Health Science
  • Studies in Community Health

Research summary

Research area of specialty:

Dr. Lemonde's research area of specialty includes:

  • Chronic diseases management
  • Program evaluation
  • Seniors’ health

Research background and interests:

Dr. Lemonde's current research involves oncology-related projects including breast cancer, symptoms management, end-of-life, and health human resources. Projects for potential supervision of Master of Health Science candidates include the following:

  • Symptoms experienced by patients living with cancer
  • Gerontology: interest in developing a project related to work environment in the geriatric field
  • Quality of life and symptoms management
  • Work environment and human health resources-related subjects in specialized areas of practice (oncology, gerontology, etc.)

She received the ESO 2nd Masterclass in Oncology Nursing in 2008 as well as a Career Reorientation Award from the Canadian Health Services Research Foundation.

Research collaborators:

  • Central East Community Care Access Centre
  • Durham Regional Cancer Centre
  • Durham Region Public Health
  • Glendon College
  • Lakeridge Health Oshawa
  • Oshawa Health Centre
  • Queen's University
  • University of Ottawa

UOIT graduate student research:

  • Master of Health Sciences (MHSc) thesis supervisor for Gayathiri Jeyathevan (2011-in progress)
  • MHSc thesis co-supervisor for Meagan O’Neill (2011-in progress). Working title:  Effective rehabilitation exercise for cancer survivors
  • MHSc thesis supervisor for Carmen Nisbet (2010-in progress). Working title: What is the impact of a new educational innovation on long-term care staff critical-thinking skills and disposition?
  • MHSc thesis supervisor for Matthew Stein (2010-in progress). Working title: Program evaluation of the Living a Healthy Life with Chronic Pain workshop
  • MHSc thesis supervisor for Rohan Gonsalves (2009 to 2011). Is Yang style Tai Chi a one-size-fits-all fall-prevention exercise program for older adults?

Publications and presentations

Recent publications:

  • Robert R. Weaver, Manon Lemonde, Naghmeh Payman, and William M. Goodman. Health capabilities and diabetes self-management: The impact of economic, social, and cultural resources. Social Science & Medicine, Volume 102, February 2014, Pages 58-68, ISSN 0277-9536, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.11.033.
  • Bouchard, L, Chomienne, M-H, Benoit, M, Boudreau, F, Lemonde, M and Dufour, S (2011 – In Press). Les Personnes âgées francophones en situation linguistique minoritaire souffrant de maladies chroniques se perçoivent-elles bien desservies en Ontario? Canadian Family Physician.
  • Anderson, M, Lavoie-Tremblay, M, Atack, L, Forbes, D, Donaldson, S, Lemonde, M, Romilly, L, Sketris, I, Thornley, R and Tomblin, S (2011 - upcoming publication). Chapter 9: Evaluating the first years of the EXTRA/FORCES program.  In: T. Sullivan and J. Denis (eds). Evaluating the first years of the EXTRA/FORCES Program, in Building Better Healthcare Leadership for Canada. McGill-Queen’s Press.
  • Cooper Brathwaite, A and Lemonde, M (2011). Team Preceptorship Model: A Solution for Students’ Clinical Experience. International Scholarly Research Network.

Recent conference presentations:

  • Lemonde, M (October 18 to 19, 2011). Type 2 Diabetes and Social Determinants of Health: A Call for Action. Excellent Care for All: Evidence Based Practice and Quality Improvement Conference, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Kapral, O, Gamble, B and Lemonde, M (March 11 to 13, 2011). Community Health Leaders’ View on Interprofessional Collaboration. National Health Sciences Students’ Association (NaHSSA) Conference 7th Annual National Interprofessional Healthcare Conference, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Kapral, O, Gamble, B, Smith, T, Lemonde, M and Deber, R (January 23 to 25, 2011) Managing in the Community: A comparison of the skills and competencies. Interprofessional Education (IPE) Ontario Leading Cultural Change, Toronto, Ontario.

Publications since 2006:

  • Rammler, W and Lemonde, M (2010). Assessing Nursing Knowledge Related to Blood Transfusion: Do you know what could go wrong? Accepted for publication by the Society for the Advancement of Blood Management.
  • Lemonde, M (2010).  Chapter 5: Ethics in community health, Development of ethical considerations boxes for all chapters of the book. In: Heather Jessup-Falcioni and Gloria Viverais-Dressler (eds.). Community Health Nursing in Canada, Second Edition. Elsevier Canada.
  • Lemonde, M (2008).  Abnormal breast screening results: the psychological consequences experienced by women and the social supports they access. Accepted by the International Society of Nurses in Cancer Care.
  • Lemonde, M (2006). Canadian Perspective in M. Kashyap. Evidence Based Symptom Management and the Role of Supportive Care in Supportive Care in Symptom Management. New Evidence Canadian Vision for Oncology, 5, 26-32.

Conference presentations since 2006:

  • Devost, N, Jones, J, Lemonde, M, Plue, C and Asadinik, S (October 19, 2010). Is there an appropriate time to discuss DNR with end-of-life cancer patients? Lakeridge Health Multi-disciplinary Research Conference, Oshawa, Ontario.
  • Vaillancourt, C and Lemonde, M (October 19, 2010). Living well with diabetes for people with chronic kidney disease. Lakeridge Health Multi-disciplinary Research Conference, Oshawa, Ontario.
  • Devost, N, Jones, J, Lemonde, M and Plue, C (October 14, 2010). Is there an appropriate time to discuss DNR with cancer patients at end-of-life? 10th-Annual Hospice Palliative Care Conference, Durham Region, Fitting the Pieces Together, Oshawa, Ontario (poster was also presented at this conference: Is there an appropriate time to discuss DNR with end-of-life cancer patients?
  • Devost, N, Jones, J, Lemonde, M and Plue, C (September 30, 2010). Is there an appropriate time to discuss DNR with cancer patients at end-of-life? Durham Region Palliative Care Physician’s Meeting, Oshawa, Ontario.
  • Lemonde, M, Devost, N, Jones, J, Plue, C and Asadinik, S (June, 2010). Is there an appropriate time to discuss DNR with end-of-life cancer patients? Poster at the 2010 Multinational Association of Supportive Care in Cancer conference, Vancouver, British Columbia;
  • Rammler, W, Lemonde, M and Lucas, T (May 25 to 26, 2010). Coaxed into research kicking and screaming. Nursing Leadership Network of Ontario, Annual conference.
  • Devost, N, Lemonde, M, Jones, J, Plue, C and Asadinik, S (April 18 to 20, 2010). Is there an appropriate time to discuss DNR with end-of-life cancer patients? Oral paper  in French and poster presentation second-annual One Vision/One Voice conference, Toronto, Ontario, co-hosted by the Ontario Palliative Care Association and the Hospice Association of Ontario.
  • Devost, N, Lemonde, M, Jones, J, Plue, C and Asadinik, S (April, 2010). Is there an appropriate time to discuss DNR with end-of-life cancer patients? Presentation at the 2010 Annual Hospice Palliative Care Conference, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Marchand, P and Lemonde, M (October 25 to 28, 2009). The Impact of Abnormal Breast Screening: Sharing the experience through exploratory study. 21st-Annual CANO Conference, Montreal, Quebec.
  • Dusek, J, Lumby, B and Lemonde, M (October 21 to 24, 2008). Deep Change: The Implementation of a Corporate No Smoking Policy in a Tertiary Mental Health Centre Through the Use of RNAO Best Practice Guidelines. RNAO International Conference and Workshops: Nurses: The Solution in Health Care Transformation. Beijing, China.
  • Lemonde, M, Howson, T, McParland, D, Pugh, S, Radman, J, Seale, M, Wallace, B and Widgett, M (17 October, 2008). Talking about walking: Does using a motivational tool such as a pedometer increase physical activity in individuals with Type 2 diabetes? CDA-CSEM Professional conference and Annual Meeting.  Montréal, Quebec.
  • Marchand, P and Lemonde, M (September 14 to 16, 2008). Abnormal breast-screening results: The psychological consequences experienced by women and the social supports they access. 20th-annual CANO Conference, St. John’s, Newfoundland.
  • Albrecht, V, Craddock, D and Lemonde, M (June 6, 2008). Maximizing RPN’s Roles and Optimizing Their Engagement in Patient-Centred Care. RPNAO 2008  Educator’s Conferences – Creating Practical Nursing Utilization Solutions Through Collaboration.
  • Marchand, P and Lemonde, M (March 27 to 29, 2008). Abnormal breast screening results: The psychological consequences experienced by women and the social supports they access. Poster presentation at the sixth EONS Spring Convention, Geneva, Switzerland.
  • McGregor, M and Lemonde, M (March 27 to 29, 2008). Oncology nurses’ knowledge about cancer patients’ sexuality. Poster presentation at the sixth EONS Spring Convention, Geneva, Switzerland.
  • Clarke, J, Chambers, T and Lemonde, M. (March 27 to 29, 2008). Transforming the patient care-facilitator role. Nursing Leadership Network of Ontario conference, Toronto, Ontario.
  • Cooper-Brathwaite, A, Lemonde, M and Wall, B (November 21 to 24, 2007). Evaluation of the team preceptorship model Part 2: Public Health Approach to Students’ Clinical. CASN National Nurse Educators’ conference, Education for Patient Centred Practice, Kingston, Ontario.

Grants

    • Subvention du Consortium National de Formation en Santé et Réseau de recherche interdisciplinaire sur la santé des francophones en situation minoritaire (RISF).  Lemonde, M, Boudreau, F and Dufour, S. Continuation of Impact de la situation linguistique minoritaire sur les soins de santé pour des personnes âgées francophones de l’Ontario souffrant de maladies chroniques.
      • 2011
    • Central East Community Care Access Centre.  
Lemonde, M
      . Evaluating the Effectiveness  of Living a healthy Life with Diabetes Workshop for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes.

      • 2010
      Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) Operating Grant. Conklin, J., Forbes, D., Chambers, L., LeClair, K., 
Lemonde, M
      . et al. (2010-2013) Knowledge to Action Processes in SHRTN Collaborative Communities of Practice.
      • 2010 to 2013
      Subvention du Consortium national de formation en santé. Bouchard, L, Chomienne, M-H, Benoit, M, 
Lemonde, M
      , Boudreau, F and Dufour, S. Étude qualitative exploratoire sur l’impact de la situation linguistique minoritaire sur les soins aux ainés francophones de l’Ontario souffrant d’une maladie chronique.
      • 2010
    • Canadian Health Services Research Foundation (CHSRF). Anderson, M, Lavoie-Tremblay, M, Atack, L, Dobbins, M, Donaldson, S, Lemonde, M and Sketris, I. (2009). Extra-Forces Evaluation Renewal.
      •  2009
    • Anthony Marchionne Foundation. Weaver, R and Lemonde, M.  Diabetes self-management: the effects of social capital, social support, and self-efficacy.
      • 2009
    • Central East Community Care Access Centre. Lemonde, M, Konan, M, Boville, M and Rivers, M. Evaluating the Effectiveness  of Living a Healthy Life with Diabetes Workshop for Adults with Type 2 Diabetes.
      • 2009
    • Central East Community Care Access Centre. Lemonde, M. Process evaluation of Self-Management Program.
      • 2009
    • Sun Life. Marchand, P and Lemonde, M. Abnormal breast screening results: the psychological consequences experienced by women and the social supports they access.
      • 2007
    • CHSRF. Hanson, G. P, Fahlman, J and Lemonde, M. 2007. Quality Worklife – Quality Healthcare Collaborative (QWQHC). Environmental Scan.
      • 2007
    • Inukshuk. Lemonde, M, Stanyon, W, Banit, E and Hinton, C. Interactive Interpersonal Simulations.  
      • 2006
    • Contract work (grant from Health Canada). Lemonde, M (PI), Donaldson, S, Henningsen, N and McAlister, M. The Delivery of Home Care Services in Rural and Remote Communities in Canada, Identifying Service Gaps and Examining Innovative Practice. Canadian Home Association.
      • 2006
    • The Nursing Strategy, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. Greenham, K. New Graduate Initiative. Rouge Valley Health System (M. Lemonde is a partner in this project).
      • 2005
    • The Nursing Strategy, Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care Kooy, C. Late Career Strategy. Lakeridge Health Corporation (M. Lemonde is a partner in this project).
      • 2005
    • University of Ontario Institute of Technology (UOIT) Innovation Fund. Lemonde, M, Stanyon, W and Grant, M. Simulations for communication skills.
      • 2004
    • Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care. Lemonde, M, MacDonald, C, Clarke, J and Lin, P. FAT OFF:  Move towards a Healthier Lifestyle.
      • 2005
    • CHSRF Anderson, M (PI), Parent, K (PI), Atack, L, Brazil, K, Donaldson, S, Forbes, D, Lavoie-Tremblay, M, Lemonde, M, Shulha, L, Sketris, I, Thornley, R and Tomblin, S. Evaluation of EXTRA / Knowledge Brokering Initiatives.
      • 2004
    • Health Canada. Rukholm, E (PI), Bailey, P, Bakker, D, Lemonde, M and Pong, R. Knowledge Utilization: Creating Quality Northern Rural Health Workplaces.
      • 2004
    • Consortium national de formation en santé. Allaire, G (PI), Benoit, M, Gauthier, P-A, Lemonde, M, Michel, I, Picard, L, Renault, G and Tremblay, L. Mise à jour du Rapport sur la santé des francophones de l’Ontario.
      • 2004
    • Building the Future Foundation. O’Brien-Pallas, L (PI), Tomblin Murphy, G (PI) et.al. The Nursing Labour Market in Canada: An Occupational/Sector Study Project Proposal.
      • 2002
    • CHSRF. O’Brien-Pallas, L (PI), Tomblin Murphy, G (PI) et al. Health Human Resources Modelling: Challenging the Past, Creating the Future. ResearchProgram Proposal.
      • 2002
    • Lakeridge Health Corporation. Dusek, J (PI), Lemonde, M (PI) et al. The Relationship of Nurse Staffing to Patient Outcomes (pilot project).
      • 2002
    • Final Report Submitted to Health Canada. O’Brien-Pallas, L (PI), Meyer, R, Alksnis, C, Tomblin Murphy, G, Williams, S, Thomson, D, Luba, M et
Lemonde, M
    . Evaluation of part one of strategy 7 of nursing strategy for Canada.
    • 2002
  • Change Foundation. Tourangeau, A (PI), Sidani, S, Luba, M and Lemonde, M. Evaluation Study of a Leadership Development Intervention for Nurses.
    • 2001
  • CHSRF. Rukholm, E (PI), Lemonde, M (PI) et al. System Assessment and Redesign for a New Millennium.
    • 2000
  • CHSRF. Salmoni, A (PI), Pong, R (PI) et al. Continuity of Care for Community Dwelling Seniors.
    • 2000
  • Subvention du Bureau des technologies d’apprentissage – Ressources humaines Canada. Boissonneault, J (PI), St-Onge, M (PI), et Lemonde, M (PI) Les soins infirmiers cardiaques sur l’inforoute.
    • 2000
  • Garceau, ML et al. Comité ad hoc sur la violence en milieu postsecondaire de Nord de l’Ontario. Subvention: Condition féminine Canada.
    • 2000
  • Sudbury: Université Laurentienne, École des sciences infirmières. Subvention: Échange Ontario-Québec. Lemonde, M. La théorie du caring: intégration et application clinique.
    • 2000
  • Lemonde, M. Sudbury: École des sciences infirmières. Université Laurentienne, Subvention: Échange Ontario-Québec. Rôles de l’infirmière clinicienne spécialiste en oncologie. 
    • 1998
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