The simulated hospital and home environment at the University of Western Ontario's school of nursing features computerized, talking mannequins.
UBC was the first university in Canada -- in fact, in the whole British Empire -- to offer a nursing degree.
Research at the University of Toronto developed the first electronic heart pacemaker, artificial larynx, single-lung transplant, nerve transplant and artificial pancreas.
Ryerson's Daphne Cockwell School of Nursing is Canada's first university nursing school actually named for a nurse.
University College of the North offers programs which include land-based cultural experience, traditional and contemporary Aboriginal health and healing knowledge.