Improving Health through Research


The Nursing, Midwifery and Allied Health Professions Research Unit (NMAHP RU) is a multidisciplinary national research unit, funded by the Scottish Government Health Directorate Chief Scientist Office (CSO). It has academic bases within Glasgow Caledonian University and the University of Stirling.

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Commemorative Vale of Leven Hospital Inquiry Scholarship Scheme

A new Scholarship Scheme has been launched by the Scottish Government’s Chief Nursing Office, which aims to make improvements to patient care in line with the findings of the Vale of Leven Hospital (VOLH) Inquiry (The Vale of Leven Hospital Inquiry Report 2014,

NMAHP Research Unit eBulletin Nov/Dec 2016

Read the latest news from the NMAHP Research Unit.

Collaboration of Aphasia Trialists (CATs) final conference

The final conference of the Collaboration of Aphasia Trialists (CATs) is being held on 8 & 9 February 2017 at the Erasmus University Medical Centre in Rotterdam.

Maternal and Infant Mental Health in Scotland: Call to Action

A group made up of professionals working in the health, charity and education sectors have issued a ten-point call for action by the Scottish Government and NHS Boards to address the fragmented and inadequate level of healthcare provided to many mothers before and directly after their babies are born.