November 2016

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Can You Join Year 2? Articulation Event

The first articulation information event held within the School took place on 23rd November in Paisley Campus. The event was organised by Elaine Gifford and Louise Johnston with the aim of providing information on the…


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Epilepsy Awareness Seminar at Paisley Campus

A group of four UWS students, in partnership with the charity Epilepsy Scotland, are hosting an awareness and fundraising event on December 2nd 2016 – Room D143, Paisley Campus. Epilepsy is the most common neurological disorder in the world. In…


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Jean Lochhead Campbell Student Award's for 2016

Four students were recently awarded the Jean Lochhead Campbell Student Award for Nursing Practice in the Community at the University’s recent graduation ceremonies. Lynn Mary Aitken, Karen Graham, Rebekah Manson and Margheeda Millard graduated from…



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Be Healthwise This Winter

  People across Scotland are being urged to look after their health this winter with a few simple steps that can help to avoid illness and take the pressure off busy NHS Scotland services over…




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Obesity, Weight Management & Lifestyle Education- Another Success at UWS

On 21st November UWS Paisley hosted an Obesity, Weight Management & Lifestyle Conference to help promote the new on-line module being delivered in Trimester 2 which commences in January 2017. Topics included ‘Prescribing Exercise’, ‘Dietary Approaches for the…


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Combining Health Care and Holiday 6-20 November 2016

    Recently Alexandra Murrell, one our Health Studies Lecturers at the London Campus joined Camps International’s  2 week trip to Eastern Kenya. This was the 6th year that a group of British people went to…


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Congratulations to Dr Louise Ritchie

Dr Louise Ritchie, a lecturer and researcher working with the School and the Alzheimer Scotland Centre for Policy and Practic, based within our School on the Hamilton Campus, has been awarded a Dissemination Grant from the…