Department of Nursing and Midwifery

  • UHI Institute of Health Research and Innovation, Centre for Health Science, Old Perth Road,

    IV2 3JH Inverness

    United Kingdom

Organization profile

Organisation profile

Department of Nursing and Midwifery

We are based in the Highlands and Islands of Scotland, which is one of the most remote and rural regions of the United Kingdom.

Academic staff include nurses, midwives and behavioural scientists at the Inverness and Stornoway campuses. We conduct research to improve health and wellbeing in remote and rural regions that has international significance and spans urban populations.  Health and wellbeing is defined broadly to include functional, emotional and social health and our research expertise includes:

  • Health promotion and disease prevention
  • Active health
  • Health and social care interventions and evaluation
  • Improvement science
  • Nurse education

 

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    Projects

    Research Output

    A citizen science study of short physical activity breaks at school: improvements in cognition and wellbeing with self-paced activity

    Booth, J. N., Chesham, R. A., Brooks, N. E., Gorely, T. & Moran, C. N., 17 Mar 2020, In : BMC Medicine. 18, p. 1-11 11 p., 62 (2020) .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • An exploration of how domains of quality of care relate to overall care experience

    Shepherd, A., Cowie, J. & Beattie, M., 10 Jun 2020, In : International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance. 32, 5, p. 844-856 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)
    67 Downloads (Pure)

    A physical activity intervention to improve the quality of life of patients with a stoma: A feasibility study

    Hubbard, G., Taylor, C., Watson, A. J. M., Munro, J., Goodman, W. & Beeken, R. J., 5 Feb 2020, In : Pilot and Feasibility Studies. 6, 1, p. 12 12.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 15 Downloads (Pure)

    Prizes

    Alumnus of the Scottish Crucible

    Macaden, Leah (Recipient), Jun 2013

    Prize: Other distinction

    Churchill Fellow 2019

    Macaden, Leah (Recipient), 11 Feb 2019

    Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

  • Dr Mary Sulakshini Immanuel Award

    Macaden, Leah (Recipient), Feb 2011

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Activities

    • 2 Types of Public engagement and outreach - Festival/Exhibition
    • 2 Types of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar
    • 2 Types of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement
    • 1 Publication peer-review

    Future Nurse: Science Fiction versus Science Fact

    Marie Cameron (Speaker)

    31 Aug 2019

    Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

    RSE@Inverness: Fascinating Futures Family Day

    Marie Cameron (Participant)

    31 Aug 2019

    Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Festival/Exhibition

    Not just a nurse: the science of nursing

    Marie Cameron (Speaker)

    3 May 2019

    Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

    Press / Media

    Free lecture focuses onhealthy living

    Trish Gorely

    16/10/19

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Patients urged to attend cardiac rehab

    Trish Gorely

    4/03/19

    2 items of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Stirling experts identify the key to The Daily Mile's success

    Trish Gorely

    23/10/18

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research