Emergency health team excels in military challenge
Staff and students from the Faculty of Health and Human Sciences finished second out of 17 teams in annual South West Military Challenge.
Advanced Clinical Practitioner: Information for Employees
University of Plymouth: Advanced Clinical Practitioner apprenticeship. All the information healthcare professionals need to know about our Advanced Clinical Practice work-based masters degree.
Celebrating the founder of modern nursing
To mark International Nurses Day, Professor Bridie Kent from the University of Plymouth writes about the lasting influence of arguably history’s most famous nurse, Florence Nightingale
“Don’t say you’re ‘just a nurse’ – it’s more than enough”
Heather Skirton, retiring Professor of Health Genetics at the University of Plymouth, writes on International Nurses Day about her journey through healthcare and her hope it can inspire nurses of the present and future
Midwifery placement settings
University of Plymouth practice placements for midwifery.
Japanese academic praises midwifery programme
Plymouth University news: A Japanese midwifery academic who recently visited Plymouth University has praised students and staff alike for their ‘excellent’ work.
Women suffering severe pregnancy sickness are not getting required support, new research shows
Research by PhD student Caitlin Dean shows that women suffering severe pregnancy sickness are not receiving the support they need – with some even terminating wanted pregnancies as a last resort.
Breastfeeding peer supporters need to feel valued
Plymouth University news: Breastfeeding peer supporters need to feel valued to make their service sustainable, according to a study by Plymouth University.
Women in Science - Susannah Hart
Plymouth University news: Lecturer in Midwifery Susannah Hart reflects on her career in science and why it is important that women get involved in the subject