Organization profile

Organisation profile

The Institute of Health comprises three divisions

Division of Rural Health and Wellbeing

Division of Biomedical Sciences

The Department of Nursing (research)

Local specialities within the Institute of Health Research & Innovation include Genetics & Immunology, Lipidomics, Free Radical Research, Digital Health.

A dedicated Innovation Hub addresses commercialisation matters for all divisions and departments within the institute. Click on the departments/divisions above to view the researchers and outputs within each.

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Schizophrenia Medicine & Life Sciences
Nitric Oxide Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteomics Medicine & Life Sciences
Genes Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteome Medicine & Life Sciences
Biomarkers Medicine & Life Sciences
Proteins Medicine & Life Sciences
Nitric Oxide Donors Medicine & Life Sciences

Network Recent external collaboration on country level. Dive into details by clicking on the dots.


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Janet Adamson

Person: Academic Research Active

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Neil J Angus

Person: Academic Research Active

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Helen Bailey

Person: Academic Research Active


Projects 2011 2022

Research Output 1985 2020

4 Downloads (Pure)

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
dynamic testing
animal technicians
Animal Shells
heart failure

Measuring women’s experiences of maternity care: protocol for a systematic review of self-report survey instruments

Beecher, C., Richard, R., O’Dwyer, L., Ryan, E., White, M., Beattie, M. & Devane, D., 6 Jan 2020, In : Systematic Reviews. 9, 4, p. 1-7 1 p., 11.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Self Report
Quality of Health Care
Surveys and Questionnaires

Plasma proteome profiling of freshwater and seawater life stages of rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)

Morro, B., Doherty, M. K., Balseiro, P., Handeland, S. O., Mackenzie, S., Sveier, H., Albalat, A. & Meador, J. P. (ed.), 3 Jan 2020, In : PLoS ONE. 15, 1, p. e0227003 e0227003.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Oncorhynchus mykiss


Alumnus of the Scottish Crucible

Leah Macaden (Recipient), Jun 2013

Prize: Other distinction

Betty Moys Prize 2016

Janet Heaton (Recipient) & T Botha (Recipient), 21 Jun 2017

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


Churchill Fellow 2019

Leah Macaden (Recipient), 11 Feb 2019

Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

School Nursing
National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.)

Activities 2001 2019

Delivering Health and Wellbeing through the Voluntary and Third Sectors in Rural Areas

Sarah-Anne Munoz (Speaker)
26 Mar 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

Perspectives in Public Health (Journal)

Ania Zubala (Peer reviewer)
2019 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPublication peer-review

Millburn Academy visit

Daniel Crabtree (Member), Kirsty Hickson (Member)
27 Aug 2019

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Schools engagement

Student theses

The impact of antipsychotic drugs on the expression of genes associated with obesity

Author: Mustard, C., 31 Jul 2016

Supervisor: Wei, J. (Supervisor), Megson, I. (Supervisor), Whitfield, P. D. (Supervisor) & Bermano, G. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)


Determining the Rates of Protein Synthesis in the Zebrafish Heart in Response to Chronic Unpredictable Stress

Author: Geary, B., 31 Jul 2016

Supervisor: Doherty, M. (Supervisor), Whitfield, P. D. (Supervisor), Young, I. S. (Supervisor) & Cash, P. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)


Nanotoxicity of oxide-derived engineered nanomaterials: impact on cell viability and function, with conventional assays and evaluation of novel eicosanoid profiling

Author: Garrison, E., 1 Nov 2016

Supervisor: Megson, I. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy (awarded by OU/Aberdeen)