Tharshika Sugumaran 2018

As a paediatric nurse at McMaster
Children’s Hospital 
Tharshika Sugumaran 
greatly enjoys working with children and their
families, and advocating for their needs. 

She has continuously sought to further her knowledge and advance her nursing profession through various opportunities. Currently Tharshika is completing a thesis-based MN exploring the impact of diabetes coaching on community-based adults who have Type 2 diabetes. Upon completing her studies, she hopes to investigate new areas of nursing including research and clinical education.