Institute of Health Research and Innovation

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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    Profiles

    Photo of Janet Adamson

    Janet Adamson

    Person: Academic Research Active

    19972019
    No photo of Neil J Angus

    Neil J Angus

    Person: Academic Research Active

    19992020

    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
  • 1 Citation (Scopus)
    4 Downloads (Pure)

    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
  • 2 Citations (Scopus)
    79 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
  • 24 Downloads (Pure)

    Prizes

    Alumnus of the Scottish Crucible

    Macaden, Leah (Recipient), Jun 2013

    Prize: Other distinction

    Betty Moys Prize 2016

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

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

  • Churchill Fellow 2019

    Macaden, Leah (Recipient), 11 Feb 2019

    Prize: Fellowship awarded competitively

  • Activities

    External MRes examiner

    Daniel Crabtree (Examiner)

    11 Mar 2020

    Activity: Examination

    Cognitive Behaviour Therapy (Journal)

    Ania Zubala (Peer reviewer)

    2020 → …

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

    PhD examination

    Ania Zubala (Examiner)

    5 Aug 2020

    Activity: Examination

    Press / Media

    First students graduate from innovative midwifery course

    Annetta Smith

    4/09/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    First graduates from UHI midwifery course

    Annetta Smith

    4/09/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Success of Nursing to Midwifery Course at UHI

    Annetta Smith

    4/09/20

    1 item of Media coverage

    Press/Media: Research

    Student theses

    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)

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    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)

    File

    Role and mechanism of action of the anthocyanin, delphinidin, in protecting endothelial cells against oxidative stress

    Author: Goszcz, K., 31 Jul 2016

    Supervisor: Megson, I. (Supervisor), Stewart, D. (Supervisor) & Duthie, G. (Supervisor)

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

    File