School of Nursing and Midwifery

Our research

We research sustainability, use of new genetic knowledge and technologies, the ageing population, use of Internet and mobile technologies, changes in clinical education, contemporary nursing, and how knowledge is translated into practice and policy.

Our interdisciplinary approach takes account of how services will evolve over the next few years.

Learn more about research within our School

Alumni Clinical Research Grant Scheme

A £5000 clinical research grant for Registered Nurses and Midwives who are alumni of Plymouth University and are working in the health service across Somerset, Devon and Cornwall.

Deadline for applications 30 April 2017.

Find out more about the Alumni Clinical Research Grant

Intercalated degrees

The Faculty of Health and Human Sciences has worked with the Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry and the local emergency and critical care departments to set up two truly dynamic, innovative and unique opportunities for medical students.

Experience an academic year working in and learning about the areas of emergency or critical care and gain an intercalated degree at the same time.

Find out more about our emergency care intercalated degree

Find out more about our critical care intercalated degree

Sustainability in the School of Nursing and Midwifery

Sustainability is integral to Plymouth University, Plymouth is realising the concept of the 'Sustainable University'

Nursing Sustainability by Design project wins Green Gown Award 2014

Learn more about our focus on sustainability

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Enabling Practice Innovation Challenge (EPIC) 2017

As a student you’ve already made a big contribution to practice, now make it EPIC

Do you have an idea that would improve service and practice? Then get involved in EPIC 2017 and win prizes!

Find out more about the challenge