July 2017


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Studying for a PhD

Our PhD students work at the forefront of their academic subject and contribute to the advancement of knowledge. To be a success they need to be passionate about their subject area, have an enthusiasm for research and…


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MSc Global Primary Care Management

Our school offers a variety of innovative programmes with hands-on experience working in state-of-the-art virtual ward situations to help you achieve your ambitions. Our graduates and staff are making an immense contribution to improving the…


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At the Second Healthcare Improvement Science Summer School

  The Healthcare Improvement Science summer school, hosted by the University of Alicante was set up between UWS and the University of Alicante, as a direct result of our school leading on the “Improvement Science…



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Neonatal Students Graduate!

Another group of students have graduated with the Graduate Certificate in Neonatal Nursing. This enables them to be recognised as being Qualified in Speciality within their respective neonatal units. This is the second of three…


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Its a Knockout, Dumfries 2017

  Congratulations to the School Of Health and NHS  team that took part taking part in the Alzheimer Scotland It’s a Knockout event at Dumfries on the 2nd of July 2017. This is the third time that the University…



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"Compassionate Care: Getting it Right" CPD Course About to Restart

  UWS has partnered with the University of Dundee and the Scottish Improvement Science Collaborating Centre to develop a free online course, Compassionate Care: Getting it Right, which will begin on the 17th of July. When we first ran this course in October…


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BSc Dental Nursing Programme Recently Approved

The School was delighted last month to announce the approval of the BSc Dental Nursing programme. This is a collaborative validated programme undertaken in partnership with New College Lanarkshire (NCL) and will commence in September 2017,…