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 - Second Round of Awards

The Vale of Leven Scholarship Scheme, launched in November 2016 by the Scottish Government’s Chief Nursing Office, was designed to specifically focus on 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 Mar/Apr 2017

Read the latest news from the NMAHP Research Unit.

Scottish NMAHP research awards 2017

We are delighted to announce that the 2017 awards for Scottish based nurse, midwife and allied health professional researchers is now open for nominations. Closing date is 3 July 2017.

Funded PhD opportunity in Aphasia

A 2nd exciting PhD opportunity to work with international experts on optimising the rehabilitation and recovery of people with aphasia.