May 2016

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Using Emotional Touchpoints and Photoelicitation

  Staff within the School of Health Nursing and Midwifery Adult Team  have been part of a pilot project that aimed to explore the student nurse experience using innovative interviewing methods called emotional touchpoints and…


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"What Matters to You" Day

The School has been asked to link with and share details of the ‘What Matters to You?’ campaign which is being promoted by Health Improvement Scotland. ‘What matters to you?’ day started in Norway in…



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Colleagues Present at Key Neonatal Conference

Linda Hannah, Lecturer in Child Health, and Claire Colvine, Practice Educator, recently presented to 100 delegates at the Scottish Neonatal Nurses Group (SNNG) conference in May. The presentation entitled ‘The Use of Simulation in Neonatal…


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University's First Moodle Gold Medal Awarded

  Learning Innovation announced today that the first Moodle Gold medal under the UWS Education Enabling Plan has been awarded to the School of Nursing Health and Midwifery to Raymond Duffy and his programme team…


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Welcome to Scott Dunn

A warm welcome to Scott who has recently joined the school as an Education Guidance Advisor, based in Paisley, on secondment for 6 months. He is currently working towards a Postgraduate Diploma in Career Guidance and Development . Scott…


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Ayr Guides Visit the School

On 26th April 2016 the School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery at Ayr Campus were visited by 14 of the 12th Ayr Girl Guides and 3 of their leaders. The girls are from a local…


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Cohort 7 of the Scottish Dementia Champions Begin

On Tuesday the 17th. of May the latest cohort (No.7) to commence the Dementia Champions Programme had their first day at Hamilton Campus. The Champions programme was launched in 2010 to support the educational actions…


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BBC Launch New Dementia Resources

  In a collaboration with a number of partners including the Alzheimer Scotland Centre for Policy and Practice, based in the Caird Building at Hamilton and the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health the BBC has launched a…


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Welcome to the School for Lizanne

Lizanne Hamilton-Smith recently  joined the School as as an Associate Nurse Lecturer. She joined NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde Health Board (NHS GCC) in 1990, training and working within a vast range of different areas and hospitals gaining…