Katelyn Sushko

Katelyn Sushko

Katelyn Sushko is an PhD student at McMaster University. Her research focuses on exploring technology solutions to improve diabetes self-management among women with type 1 and type 2 diabetes in pregnancy.  Katelyn completed her BScN at McMaster University in 2016 and has since worked as an RN in the Neonatal ICU. Katelyn’s interest in health research was sparked when, through the Canadian Institute of Health Research Professional Student Award, received when she was working on her undergraduate degree, she had the opportunity to work with School of Nursing faculty on a systematic review regarding the impact of education interventions on diabetes outcomes.