Campus Directory: Olu Awosoga

University of Lethbridge

Olu Awosoga
Associate Professor
Health Sci - General
Office: M3059 (Markin Hall)
Phone: (403) 332-4058


Quantitative Research Methods, Introductory Statistics, Applied Statistics, Advanced Statistics, Biostatistics, Statistical Concepts and Methods, Survey Sampling

Research Areas

Caring for the Caregivers Health & Wellbeing, Quality of Life & Health Status. Regression Models, Meta Analysis, Application of Statistics in Health Sciences, Repeated Measure Designs, Categorical Data Analysis, Parametric & Nonparametric Statistical Methods, Statistical Inference, Survival Data Analysis

Office Hours

Monday/Wednesday 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Selected Publications

Awosoga, O., Pijl, E., Hagen, B., Hall, B.L., Sajobi, T.T., Spenceley, S. (2018) Development and validation of the Moral Distress in Dementia Care Survey. Journal of Advanced Nursing. PMID: 30019353 DOI: 10.1111/jan.13803

Sajobi TT, Meng W, Awosoga O, Santana M, Southern D, Liang Z, Gailbraith D, Wilton SB, Hude Quan, Graham MM, James MT, Ghali WA, Knudtson ML, Norris C. (2018). Trajectories of health-related quality of life in coronary artery disease. Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes 11:e003661. Print ISSN: 1941-7705. DOI: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.117.003661 Online ISSN: 1941-7713

Tolulope T. Sajobi, Guowei Li, Oluwagbohunmi Awosoga, Meng Wang, Bijoy K. Menon, Michael D. Hill, Lehana Thabane (2018). A comparison of meta-analytic methods for synthesizing evidence from explanatory and pragmatic trials. Systematic Reviews 7:19. DOI: 10.1186/s13643-017-0668-3 and SYSR-D-17-00181

Sedgwick, M., Sedgwick, N., Awosoga, O., Grigg, L., Dersch, S. (2018). An exploratory mixed methods study of urban and rural registered nurses' experience of clinical reasoning. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice. Vol.8, No. 4
DOI: 10.5430/jnep.v8n4p70 URL:

Sedgwick, M., Awosoga, O., Grigg, L. (2017) A pilot study exploring the relationship between the use of mobile technologies, walking distance, and clinical decision making among rural hospital nurses. Health Informatics Journal - ID HIJ-17-0015.R1. DOI:10.1177/1460458217747110

Sedgwick, M., Awosoga, O., Grigg, L. (2017). The impact of mobile technologies on new graduate nurses' perceived self-efficacy and clinical decision making: A report from a longitudinal study in Western Canada. DOI:10.5430/xyz.v1n1p1 Journal of Hospital Administration. Vol. 6 No. 6

Doan, J., Awosoga, O., Provost, T., Blinch, J., & Hudson, J. (2017): Perceived
Affordances and Postures for lifting in Child care. Theoretical Issues in Ergonomics Science, 18:5, 422-432, DOI: 10.1080/1463922X.2016.1214986

DesRoches, R., Awosoga, O., & Meadows, J. (2017). Motivations and Practices of Using Team Based Learning. A Light on Teaching, University of Lethbridge Teaching Centre Magazine, UofL 50 Years Anniversary Edition. ISSN 2292-0153, 3:15-19.

Awosoga, O., McKean, J., & Huitema, B. (2016). Meta Analyses of Correlated Multiple Baseline Time Series Design Intervention Models Using JR Estimate. Journal of Statistics: Advances in Theory and Applications, Vol. 15, No 2, pp. 131-161. DOI:

Sedgwick, M., Awosoga, O., Grigg, L., & Durnin, J-M. (2016) A quantitative study exploring Undergraduate nursing students' perception of their critical thinking and clinical decision making ability while using apps at the point of care. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, Vol 6, No 10, Sciedu Press. DOI: 10.5430/jnep.v6n10p1 ISSN 1925-4040 (Print) ISSN 1925-4059 (Online)

Pijl-Zieber, E., Awosoga, O., Spenceley, S., Hagen, B. & Hall, B. (2016) Caring in the wake of the rising tide: Moral distress in residential nursing care of people living with dementia. Dementia: The international journal of social research and practice. Dementia 0(0) 1-22. DOI: 19.1177/1471301216645214.

Awosoga, O., Blinch, J., Provost, T., & Doan, J. (2015) Investigating the Health and Wellness of Childcare Workers in Southern Alberta, Canada. In Joint Statistical Meetings Proceedings, Scientific and Public Affairs Advisory Committee, Alexandria, VA: American Statistical Association. 145-154.

Lee, B., & Awosoga, O. (2015) Congruence Couple Therapy for Pathological Gambling: A Pilot Randomized Controlled Trial. Journal of Gambling Studies, 31, 1047-1068. DOI 10.1007/s10899-014-9464-3. Springer Science+Business Media NY.

Awosoga, O.A., McKean, J.W. & Huitema, B.E. (2014): Simple Robust Tests for Auto-correlated Errors in Time Series Design Intervention Models. Communication in Statistics - Theory and Methods, 43:13, 2629-2641,
DOI: 10.1080/03610926.2012.681419

Townshend, I., Awosoga, O., Kulig, J., & Fan, H. (2014). Social cohesion and resilience across communities that have experienced a disaster. Natural Hazards DOI: 10.1007/s11069-014-1526-4

Belanger, Y.D., Awosoga, O. & Weasel Head, G. (2013). Homelessness, Urban Aboriginal People, and the Need for a National Enumeration. Aboriginal Policy Studies Vol. 2(2), 2013, pp. 1-31

Hagen, B., Awosoga, O., Kellett, P., and OforiDei, S. (2012). Evaluation of Undergraduate Nursing Students Attitudes towards Statistics Courses, Before and After a Course in Applied Statistics. Nurse Education Today,

Research Interests

Application of Statistics in Health Sciences
Health Status of Childcare Workers & Caregivers in general
Repeated Measure Designs
Regression Models
Categorical Data Analysis
Business Statistics
Nonparametric Statistical Methods
Meta Analysis
Statistical Inference
Structural Equation Modelling
Survival Data Analysis

Curriculum Vitae


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