• 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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    Profiles

    No photo of Neil J Angus

    Neil J Angus

    Person: Academic Research Active

    19992022
    Photo of Michelle Beattie
    20062020
    Photo of Marie Cameron

    Marie Cameron

    Person: Academic Research Active

    20032022

    Projects

    Research Output

    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
  • 4 Downloads (Pure)

    Assessment and treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis in the emergency department

    Mcghee, S., Angus, N. J., Finnegan, A., Lewis-Pierre, L. & Ortego, J., 4 Feb 2020, In : Emergency Nurse. p. 1-7 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • Evaluating emotional distress and health related quality of life in patients with heart failure and their family caregivers: Testing dyadic dynamics using the Actor-Partner Interdependence Model

    Thomson, P., Howie, K., Leslie, S. J., Angus, N. J., Andreis, F., Thomson, R., Mohan, A. R. M., Mondoa, C. & Chung, M. L., 8 Jan 2020, In : PLoS ONE. 15, 1, 18 p., e0227129.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

    Open Access
    File
  • 4 Downloads (Pure)

    Prizes

    Alumnus of the Scottish Crucible

    Leah Macaden (Recipient), Jun 2013

    Prize: Other distinction

    Churchill Fellow 2019

    Leah Macaden (Recipient), 11 Feb 2019

    Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

  • Dr Mary Sulakshini Immanuel Award

    Leah Macaden (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

    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

    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

    Press / Media

    Study of exercise for stoma patients

    Gill Hubbard

    11/10/18

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Initiative aims to boost care for sufferers

    Leah Macaden

    4/08/18

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Media release: Nursing academics to present Inverness lecture

    Gill Hubbard

    30/05/18

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research