Nursing Studies

News & events

Latest news and events from Nursing Studies at the University of Edinburgh.

Our partnership with Nursing Now

Nursing Studies are collaborators with the Nursing Now global campaign. Head of Nursing Studies Aisha Holloway will be leading a programme of research, the evaluation of the Nursing Now campaign and the work of the 'State of the World's Nursing' Report.

Edinburgh Alumni Honoured at the Human Rights and Nursing Awards

Yusrita Zolkefli, lecturer in nursing and midwifery in the Institute of Health Sciences at the University of Brunei, Darussalam, has beeen awarded for her work promoting human rights. 

Dr Steph Grohmann Awarded Leverhulme Fellowship

Dr Steph Grohmann is a Research Fellow within the School for the Centre for Homeless and Inclusion Health.

Nursing Studies Ranked Number 1 in the UK

Nursing Studies have been ranked number 1 in the UK by the Guardian University League Table scoring 100/100!

Collaboration with the University of Maribor

Professor Pam Smith and Dr Rosie Stenhouse accepted a Charter of Appreciation from the University of Maribor, Faculty of Health Sciences at their Annual Solemn Ceremony on June 13th. Read more about their ongoing collaborative work.

Abstracts accepted for RCN Conference 2019

Nursing Studies PhD students Azwa Shamsuddin and Gearóid Brennan have had abstracts accepted for this year's RCN International Nursing Research Conference 2019. The over-arching theme of this year's conference is Impact.

Lecturer quizzes MPs on science policy

Siobhán O’Connor represented the Young Academy of Scotland and the Royal Society of Edinburgh at Voices of the Future 2019. This event offers young research leaders the opportunity to discuss the future of science policy in the UK with senior political figures at Westminster.

Abstract success for PhD students

3 students have had abstracts accepted for the June ICN Congress 2019 to be held in Singapore. The International Council of Nurses (ICN) Congress 2019 Singapore is an international gathering which will explore how nurses work to achieve universal access to health.