The School of Nursing and Midwifery conducts world class research leading to improvements in health and well-being in partnership with health professionals, leading charities, patients and carers.
Mentorship on Funded Research Scheme
The aim of this scheme is to promote a partnership approach to research between Lecturers (Education) and Principal Investigators within the School.
The focus of our research
Two Key Themes
Research in the School is focused on two key health care areas: Maternal and Child Health and Supportive and Palliative Care that link us to University-wide collaborative research initiatives and international partnerships with researchers across the globe.
Researching What Works Best to Improve Health and Well-Being
In the most recent Research Excellence Framework (REF), 100% of the School’s research was judged to be world leading or of international quality.
Chronic Illness and Palliative Care
Find out how we build on our current strengths to establish a high impact research enterprise in chronic illness and palliative care.
Research In Partnership
Research Led Education
Student Opinion of Research led teaching
Meet Priscilla Cunningham
Educating our nurses and midwives to lead evidence based solutions to the healthcare problems that people experience and to deliver real world improvements in their healthcare