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Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing

Ryerson University
350 Victoria Street
Toronto, ON
Canada
M5B 2K3

Phone: 416-979-5300
Fax: 416-979-5332
E-mail: dcsn@ryerson.ca

The Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing is located in the Podium building, Room POD 481 (fourth floor).

 

Campus Map

 

Undergraduate Student Support

Gina Marasco, RN, BScN, MSN
Office: POD-477-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6573
Fax: (416) 979-5322
gmarasco@ryerson.ca

Manages all student facing functions and staff under the umbrella of the Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA).  This includes the Student Affairs Coordinators, the Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators, the Central Placement Office and their respective areas of responsibility.

Program Administrator - Masters in Nursing (MN)

Gerry Warner
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7852
gerry.warner@ryerson.ca

 

Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Manager, Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Gina Marasco, RN, BScN, MSN
Office: POD-477-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6573
Fax: (416) 979-5322
gmarasco@ryerson.ca

Manages all student facing functions and staff under the umbrella of the Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA).  This includes the Student Affairs Coordinators, the Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators, the Central Placement Office and their respective areas of responsibility.


Student Affairs Coordinators 

Richard Perras
Office: POD-474
Telephone: (416)-979-5000 ext. 6318
rperras@ryerson.ca

Stephanie Assenza
Office: POD-474-C
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7136
stephanie.assenza@ryerson.ca

Ivone Alvarez
Office: POD-476-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6301
ialvarez@ryerson.ca

Provide counseling and academic support/advice to a diverse population of over 4000 students registered in the Ryerson, Centennial, George Brown Collaborative Nursing Degree Program and the Post Diploma Nursing Degree Program (full- and part-time)  including: admissions, academic and administrative processes and procedures, registration activities, scheduling corrections/creation, academic appeals, course planning, conflict resolution and foreign documentation.


Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators

Merveille Ndondo
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 7989
mndondo@ryerson.ca

Sara Richie
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 2556
srichie@ryerson.ca

Coordinate and maintain the Professional Practice and Simulation Lab in the DCSN at Ryerson University.  Coordinate the use of simulation and skills in nursing practice and provide practice assistance to students at Ryerson. 

Central Placement Office


Administrator, Central Placement Office


Melanie Loiselle
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4545
mloisell@ryerson.ca


Program Assistant, Central Placement Office

Kim Angelo Santos
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4956
Office: POD-477
cpo@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator 
- Post Diploma Degree and Master of Nursing Programs

Dionne Grant, RN, BScN, MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 2769
dionne.grant@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 1st & 2nd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Nicole Tansil, RN, BScN,  MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4253
ntansil@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 3rd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Marsha Townsend, RN, BScN
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7990
mspringe@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 4th Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Keri DeCiccio-Fernandes, RN, BScN, MS
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4252 
kdecicci@ryerson.ca

The Central Placement Office (CPO) is responsible for investigating, evaluating, developing and nurturing placement opportunities for students, as well as placing students in practice settings to meet the objectives of their practice courses in the following programs:  the Collaborative Nursing Degree Program, the Post Diploma Degree Program and the Masters of Nursing Program.

Administrative

Departmental Secretary

Shellina Sajan
Office: POD-481
Telephone: (416) 979-5300
ssajan@ryerson.ca

Provides administrative support to a diverse population of over 1300 students, faculty and staff of the School of Nursing.


Administrative Officer

Janis Higgins-Tramov
Office: POD-482-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 5331
jtramov@ryerson.ca

The Administrative Officer provides application of all non-academic activities and services on behalf of the School of Nursing. The Administrative Officer is accountable for the planning, management and administration of the financial, human and physical resources in support of the School of Nursing and in accordance with university policies, procedures, applicable collective agreements and School of Nursing goals and objectives.


Collaborative Program and SRC Assistant


Krista Abramovic
Office: POD-476-B
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7076
kabramov@ryerson.ca

Responsible for the day to day functions of the work of the School of Nursing faculty members. Supports work related to curriculum, program, year/course leadership, service activities of faculty, and selected SRC administrative responsibilities.

Student Support

Program Administrator - Masters in Nursing (MN)

Gerry Warner
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7852
gerry.warner@ryerson.ca

 

Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Manager, Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Gina Marasco, RN, BScN, MSN
Office: POD-477-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6573
Fax: (416) 979-5322
gmarasco@ryerson.ca

Manages all student facing functions and staff under the umbrella of the Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA).  This includes the Student Affairs Coordinators, the Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators, the Central Placement Office and their respective areas of responsibility.


Student Affairs Coordinators 

Richard Perras
Office: POD-474
Telephone: (416)-979-5000 ext. 6318
rperras@ryerson.ca

Stephanie Assenza
Office: POD-474-C
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7136
stephanie.assenza@ryerson.ca

Ivone Alvarez
Office: POD-476-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6301
ialvarez@ryerson.ca

Provide counseling and academic support/advice to a diverse population of over 4000 students registered in the Ryerson, Centennial, George Brown Collaborative Nursing Degree Program and the Post Diploma Nursing Degree Program (full- and part-time)  including: admissions, academic and administrative processes and procedures, registration activities, scheduling corrections/creation, academic appeals, course planning, conflict resolution and foreign documentation.


Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators

Merveille Ndondo
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 7989
mndondo@ryerson.ca

Sara Richie
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 2556
srichie@ryerson.ca

Coordinate and maintain the Professional Practice and Simulation Lab in the DCSN at Ryerson University.  Coordinate the use of simulation and skills in nursing practice and provide practice assistance to students at Ryerson. 

Central Placement Office


Administrator, Central Placement Office


Melanie Loiselle
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4545
mloisell@ryerson.ca


Program Assistant, Central Placement Office

Kim Angelo Santos
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4956
Office: POD-477
cpo@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator 
- Post Diploma Degree and Master of Nursing Programs

Dionne Grant, RN, BScN, MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 2769
dionne.grant@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 1st & 2nd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Nicole Tansil, RN, BScN,  MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4253
ntansil@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 3rd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Marsha Townsend, RN, BScN
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7990
mspringe@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 4th Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Keri DeCiccio-Fernandes, RN, BScN, MS
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4252 
kdecicci@ryerson.ca

The Central Placement Office (CPO) is responsible for investigating, evaluating, developing and nurturing placement opportunities for students, as well as placing students in practice settings to meet the objectives of their practice courses in the following programs:  the Collaborative Nursing Degree Program, the Post Diploma Degree Program and the Masters of Nursing Program.

Administrative

Departmental Secretary

Shellina Sajan
Office: POD-481
Telephone: (416) 979-5300
ssajan@ryerson.ca

Provides administrative support to a diverse population of over 1300 students, faculty and staff of the School of Nursing.


Administrative Officer

Janis Higgins-Tramov
Office: POD-482-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 5331
jtramov@ryerson.ca

The Administrative Officer provides application of all non-academic activities and services on behalf of the School of Nursing. The Administrative Officer is accountable for the planning, management and administration of the financial, human and physical resources in support of the School of Nursing and in accordance with university policies, procedures, applicable collective agreements and School of Nursing goals and objectives.


Collaborative Program and SRC Assistant


Krista Abramovic
Office: POD-476-B
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7076
kabramov@ryerson.ca

Responsible for the day to day functions of the work of the School of Nursing faculty members. Supports work related to curriculum, program, year/course leadership, service activities of faculty, and selected SRC administrative responsibilities.

Student Support

Program Administrator - Masters in Nursing (MN)

Gerry Warner
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7852
gerry.warner@ryerson.ca

 

Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Manager, Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Gina Marasco, RN, BScN, MSN
Office: POD-477-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6573
Fax: (416) 979-5322
gmarasco@ryerson.ca

Manages all student facing functions and staff under the umbrella of the Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA).  This includes the Student Affairs Coordinators, the Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators, the Central Placement Office and their respective areas of responsibility.


Student Affairs Coordinators 

Richard Perras
Office: POD-474
Telephone: (416)-979-5000 ext. 6318
rperras@ryerson.ca

Stephanie Assenza
Office: POD-474-C
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7136
stephanie.assenza@ryerson.ca

Ivone Alvarez
Office: POD-476-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6301
ialvarez@ryerson.ca

Provide counseling and academic support/advice to a diverse population of over 4000 students registered in the Ryerson, Centennial, George Brown Collaborative Nursing Degree Program and the Post Diploma Nursing Degree Program (full- and part-time)  including: admissions, academic and administrative processes and procedures, registration activities, scheduling corrections/creation, academic appeals, course planning, conflict resolution and foreign documentation.


Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators

Merveille Ndondo
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 7989
mndondo@ryerson.ca

Sara Richie
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 2556
srichie@ryerson.ca

Coordinate and maintain the Professional Practice and Simulation Lab in the DCSN at Ryerson University.  Coordinate the use of simulation and skills in nursing practice and provide practice assistance to students at Ryerson. 

Central Placement Office


Administrator, Central Placement Office


Melanie Loiselle
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4545
mloisell@ryerson.ca


Program Assistant, Central Placement Office

Kim Angelo Santos
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4956
Office: POD-477
cpo@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator 
- Post Diploma Degree and Master of Nursing Programs

Dionne Grant, RN, BScN, MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 2769
dionne.grant@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 1st & 2nd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Nicole Tansil, RN, BScN,  MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4253
ntansil@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 3rd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Marsha Townsend, RN, BScN
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7990
mspringe@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 4th Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Keri DeCiccio-Fernandes, RN, BScN, MS
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4252 
kdecicci@ryerson.ca

The Central Placement Office (CPO) is responsible for investigating, evaluating, developing and nurturing placement opportunities for students, as well as placing students in practice settings to meet the objectives of their practice courses in the following programs:  the Collaborative Nursing Degree Program, the Post Diploma Degree Program and the Masters of Nursing Program.

Administrative

Departmental Secretary

Shellina Sajan
Office: POD-481
Telephone: (416) 979-5300
ssajan@ryerson.ca

Provides administrative support to a diverse population of over 1300 students, faculty and staff of the School of Nursing.


Administrative Officer

Janis Higgins-Tramov
Office: POD-482-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 5331
jtramov@ryerson.ca

The Administrative Officer provides application of all non-academic activities and services on behalf of the School of Nursing. The Administrative Officer is accountable for the planning, management and administration of the financial, human and physical resources in support of the School of Nursing and in accordance with university policies, procedures, applicable collective agreements and School of Nursing goals and objectives.


Collaborative Program and SRC Assistant


Krista Abramovic
Office: POD-476-B
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7076
kabramov@ryerson.ca

Responsible for the day to day functions of the work of the School of Nursing faculty members. Supports work related to curriculum, program, year/course leadership, service activities of faculty, and selected SRC administrative responsibilities.

Student Support

Program Administrator - Masters in Nursing (MN)

Gerry Warner
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7852
gerry.warner@ryerson.ca

 

Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Manager, Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA)

Gina Marasco, RN, BScN, MSN
Office: POD-477-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6573
Fax: (416) 979-5322
gmarasco@ryerson.ca

Manages all student facing functions and staff under the umbrella of the Office of Simulation, Student Placements and Advising (OSSPA).  This includes the Student Affairs Coordinators, the Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators, the Central Placement Office and their respective areas of responsibility.


Student Affairs Coordinators 

Richard Perras
Office: POD-474
Telephone: (416)-979-5000 ext. 6318
rperras@ryerson.ca

Stephanie Assenza
Office: POD-474-C
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7136
stephanie.assenza@ryerson.ca

Ivone Alvarez
Office: POD-476-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6301
ialvarez@ryerson.ca

Provide counseling and academic support/advice to a diverse population of over 4000 students registered in the Ryerson, Centennial, George Brown Collaborative Nursing Degree Program and the Post Diploma Nursing Degree Program (full- and part-time)  including: admissions, academic and administrative processes and procedures, registration activities, scheduling corrections/creation, academic appeals, course planning, conflict resolution and foreign documentation.


Professional Practice and Simulation Coordinators

Merveille Ndondo
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 7989
mndondo@ryerson.ca

Sara Richie
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 2556
srichie@ryerson.ca

Coordinate and maintain the Professional Practice and Simulation Lab in the DCSN at Ryerson University.  Coordinate the use of simulation and skills in nursing practice and provide practice assistance to students at Ryerson. 

Central Placement Office


Administrator, Central Placement Office


Melanie Loiselle
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4545
mloisell@ryerson.ca


Program Assistant, Central Placement Office

Kim Angelo Santos
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4956
Office: POD-477
cpo@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator 
- Post Diploma Degree and Master of Nursing Programs

Dionne Grant, RN, BScN, MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 2769
dionne.grant@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 1st & 2nd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Nicole Tansil, RN, BScN,  MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4253
ntansil@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 3rd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Marsha Townsend, RN, BScN
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7990
mspringe@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator
 - 4th Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Keri DeCiccio-Fernandes, RN, BScN, MS
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4252 
kdecicci@ryerson.ca

The Central Placement Office (CPO) is responsible for investigating, evaluating, developing and nurturing placement opportunities for students, as well as placing students in practice settings to meet the objectives of their practice courses in the following programs:  the Collaborative Nursing Degree Program, the Post Diploma Degree Program and the Masters of Nursing Program.

Administrative

Departmental Secretary

Shellina Sajan
Office: POD-481
Telephone: (416) 979-5300
ssajan@ryerson.ca

Provides administrative support to a diverse population of over 1300 students, faculty and staff of the School of Nursing.


Administrative Officer

Janis Higgins-Tramov
Office: POD-482-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 5331
jtramov@ryerson.ca

The Administrative Officer provides application of all non-academic activities and services on behalf of the School of Nursing. The Administrative Officer is accountable for the planning, management and administration of the financial, human and physical resources in support of the School of Nursing and in accordance with university policies, procedures, applicable collective agreements and School of Nursing goals and objectives.


Collaborative Program and SRC Assistant


Krista Abramovic
Office: POD-476-B
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7076
kabramov@ryerson.ca

Responsible for the day to day functions of the work of the School of Nursing faculty members. Supports work related to curriculum, program, year/course leadership, service activities of faculty, and selected SRC administrative responsibilities.

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 5:00 pm


Richard Perras
Office: POD-474
Telephone: (416)-979-5000 ext. 6318
rperras@ryerson.ca

Dwayne Ford
Office: POD-474-C
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7136
dwayne.ford@ryerson.ca

Ivone Alvarez
Office: POD-476-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 6301
ialvarez@ryerson.ca

Provide counseling and academic support/advice to a diverse population of over 4000 students registered in the Ryerson, Centennial, George Brown Collaborative Nursing Degree Program and the Post Diploma Nursing Degree Program (full- and part-time)  including: admissions, academic and administrative processes and procedures, registration activities, scheduling corrections/creation, academic appeals, course planning, conflict resolution and foreign documentation.

Merveille Ndondo
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 7989
mndondo@ryerson.ca

Sara Richie
Office: YNG-300, 415 Yonge St.
(416) 979-5000 ext. 2556
srichie@ryerson.ca

Coordinate and maintain the Professional Practice and Simulation Lab in the DCSN at Ryerson University.  Coordinate the use of simulation and skills in nursing practice and provide practice assistance to students at Ryerson. 

Office Hours
Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:00 pm
(see CPO website for exceptions)

 

Administrator, Central Placement Office
Melanie Loiselle
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4545
mloisell@ryerson.ca


Program Assistant, Central Placement Office
Kim Angelo Santos
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4956
Office: POD-477
cpo@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator - Post Diploma Degree Program
Dionne Grant, RN, BScN, MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 2769
dionne.grant@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator - 1st & 2nd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Nicole Tansil, RN, BScN,  MEd
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4253
ntansil@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator - 3rd Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Marsha Townsend, RN, BScN
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7990
mspringe@ryerson.ca


Practice Placement Coordinator - 4th Year Collaborative Nursing Degree Program

Keri DeCiccio-Fernandes, RN, BScN, MS
Office: POD-477
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 4252 
kdecicci@ryerson.ca

The Central Placement Office (CPO) is responsible for investigating, evaluating, developing and nurturing placement opportunities for students, as well as placing students in practice settings to meet the objectives of their practice courses in the following programs:  the Collaborative Nursing Degree Program, the Post Diploma Degree Program and the Masters of Nursing Program.

Graduate Student Support

Gerry Warner
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7852
gerry.warner@ryerson.ca

Administration

Main Office
Monday to Friday 9:00 am to 4:30 pm

Shellina Sajan
Office: POD-481
Telephone: (416) 979-5300
ssajan@ryerson.ca

Provides administrative support to a diverse population of over 1300 students, faculty and staff of the School of Nursing.

Janis Higgins-Tramov
Office: POD-482-A
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 5331
jtramov@ryerson.ca

The Administrative Officer provides application of all non-academic activities and services on behalf of the School of Nursing. The Administrative Officer is accountable for the planning, management and administration of the financial, human and physical resources in support of the School of Nursing and in accordance with university policies, procedures, applicable collective agreements and School of Nursing goals and objectives.

Krista Abramovic
Office: POD-476-B
Telephone: (416) 979-5000 ext. 7076
kabramov@ryerson.ca

Responsible for the day to day functions of the work of the School of Nursing faculty members. Supports work related to curriculum, program, year/course leadership, service activities of faculty, and selected SRC administrative responsibilities.

Faculty

Office Hours

Office hours vary, please contact faculty member to inquire or pre-arrange an appointment. 

For contact information please see Faculty Directory.