Steve Weaver

Lecturer & Head of School

Research Interests:

  • Alternate/complimentary healing modalities
  • Epidemiology
  • Medical/cultural anthropology

Papers in Peer-Reviewed Journals:

  1. Graham, M. M., Lindo, J., Bryan, V. D., & Weaver, S. (2016). Factors associated with stress among second year student nurses during clinical training in Jamaica. Journal of Professional Nursing. doi:10.1016/j.profnurs.2016.01.004

  2. Lawal, J., Weaver, S., Bryan, V., & Lindo, J. L. (2015). Factors that influence the clinical learning experience of nursing students at a Caribbean school of nursing. Journal of Nursing Education and Practice, 6(4), p32.

  3. Bryan, V. D., Lindo, J., Anderson-Johnson, P. & Weaver, S. (2014). Using Carl Rogers' Person Centered Model to Explain Interpersonal Relationships at a School of Nursing. Journal of Professional Nursing, 32(2): 141-148. doi:10.1016/j.profnurs.2014.07.003

  4. James, C. C., Carpenter, K. A., Peltzer, K., & Weaver, S. (2013). Valuing psychiatric patients’ stories: Belief in and use of the supernatural in the Jamaican psychiatric setting. Transcultural Psychiatry, 51(2):247-63, 1363461513503879.

  5. Bryan, V.D., Weaver, S., Anderson-Johnson, P. & Lindo, JML. (2013). The effect of interpersonal relationships between nursing students and lecturers on learning outcomes at a Jamaican nursing school. Caribbean Journal of Nursing 1 (1): 39-46.

  6. Knight-Madden, J.M., Barton-Gooden, A., Weaver, S. R., Reid, M., Greenough, A. (2013) “Mortality, asthma, smoking and acute chest syndrome in young adults with sickle cell disease.” Lung. Springer Publication. Volume 191 (1): 95-100. doi: 10.1007/s00408-012-9435-3.


  1. Stanley, S., Walters, D., Weaver, S., Stennett, R., James, C. & Lindo, JLM. (2016). Evaluating the implementation of a Preceptorship Training Programme. Caribbean Journal of Nursing, 3(1) Suppl. 4.

 Poster Presentations:

  1. Knight-Madden, J., Barton-Gooden, A., Weaver, S., Reid, M., Greenough, A. “Mortality, asthma, smoking and acute chest syndrome in young adults with sickle cell disease. Faculty of Medical Sciences Annual Research Conference and Workshop on the Non-Communicable Disease – A Threat to Life and the Economy. West Indian Medical Journal, 61 (Suppl 6): 1-66.