April 2016

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University Awarded Athena SWAN Institutional Bronze Award.

Congratulations to everyone from within the School who contributed to the UWS Self-Assessment Team (SAT). UWS has this week been awarded the Athena SWAN Institutional Bronze Award. The Athena SWAN Charter was established in 2005…


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Nice Suit Steven!

  Good luck to Mental Health student Steven Young and Lecturer Heather Nesbitt, who have just arrived at the Student Nursing Times Awards, where Steven has been nominated in the Student Nurse of the Year:…


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Welcome to Our London Campus

We are delighted to welcome two new members of academic staff to the London Campus. Dr Claudette Comerasamy and Dr Alan Curley both took up post this week to join our existing mobile academic team…


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Welcome to UWS London!

The School  are delighted to welcome a class of over 40 students to commence their studies at UWS  London. Located in a vibrant part of the city centre, the Campus is just a short walk from…


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Ultra Runner Still Going Strong

  Last year we posted some news about Andrew Crichton, a 3rd year student nurse who had completed the West Highland Way Race in an amazing 22hrs 57mins and 12seconds, finishing it on the same day as…


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Midwifery Lecturer helps host #VIDoM

Once again Linda Wylie, from the School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery, is one of a team of 8 volunteers from around the world, organising the #VIDoM to celebrate International Day of the Midwife. The…


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Congratulations Toni. Presentation Success.

  Toni McIntosh, who recently completed her MSc Adult Nursing pre-registration programme , secured an RCN supported place at their prestigious International Research Conference in Edinburgh earlier this month. Toni showcased both a poster and…


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Research Student Conference 2016

The UWS Graduate School Research Student Conference, which will showcase the best in postgraduate research student presentations, is taking place at Paisley Campus on Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 April at Paisley Campus (D143) from…


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Mark Presents at NETNEP16

Mark Molesworth, an Adult Nurse Lecturer based at our Dumfries Campus has just returned from the 6th International Nurse Education Conference in Brisbane Australia where he was presenting research that he and Prof. Moira Lewitt have…


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International Day of The Midwife is 5th. of May

To mark the International Day of the Midwife on Thursday 5th May the School’s Midwifery team will be holding a celebration at Paisley Campus. This will mark the fantastic work delivered by midwives locally, nationally and globally….