June 2016


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Run 4 Health; Dumfries

Congratulations – and thank you! – to all the people from UWS Dumfries who helped to make Sunday’s Run 4 Health event such a success, through running, manning the UWS stand, and helping with the…


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Update from Hunan Province

  An update on our students currently visiting Hunan Province, China. In the picture below they can be seen working with local students, at Chairman Mao’s monument at his place of birth, and outside Yuelu…


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UWS Neonatal Event 2016

Linda Hannah, Lecturer in Child Health and the Programme Lead for the Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Conference, is organising a high profile neonatal event on the 27th September 2016 which will be held in the…


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International Integrated Care Conference 2016

Lecturers Elaine Gifford and Helen Rainey and the Dean, Karen Wilson attended the 16th International Conference on Integrated Care in Barcelona from 23rd – 25th May 2016  Elaine and Helen presented an overview of the BA…


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Festival Of Learning Poster Winners

  Congratulations to Laura McKenzie, Tamsin Mc Bride and Lindy Morrison, all Adult Lecturers at our Paisley Campus. At the University’s Festival of Learning, held last week they won 1st prize in the poster competition….


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News from UWS Midwifery Society

  Congratulations to the UWS Midwifery Society who hosted an event at Paisley Campus yesterday which attracted over 120 students. The UWS students weclomed Mark Harris from Birthing for Blokes who led a great seminar offering…


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What a Field Trip!

As part of the University’s internationalisation strategy and in order for students to gain more international experience, the School of Engineering and Computing and our school have teamed up with our partner institution, University of…



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Hello West Kilbride Primary School!

To coincide with ‘Health Week’ the Primary 6 pupils from West Kilbride Primary School, North Ayrshire spent a day visiting the School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery at Ayr Campus. Third year nursing student Mark…