The clinical school is a partnership between Taunton and Somerset NHS Foundation Trust and the University of Plymouth. It exists to promote evidence-based practice and to grow and nurture clinically-focused non-medical research that enhances patient care.
The aim of the clinical school is linking research with practice and to close the evidence-practice gap by bringing the university academic activities to the heart of clinical environments to increase quality of care to all patients and their families.
- Increasing research capacity, skills and
outputs within nursing, midwifery and allied health professions.
- Facilitating higher degree study, including
- Offering support and guidance to nurses,
midwives and allied health professionals to experience research in action.