School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions

Research

“The School of Nursing and Healthcare Professions is thrilled to receive an ERA ranking of ‘5’ - well above world standard - in the 2018 ERA results.  This is a significant improvement on earlier rounds and demonstrates the dedicated work of the School and its nursing, midwifery and paramedic researchers who aim to produce research outcomes that have significant clinical research, policy and service impacts. As such the team’s overall focus is on improving clinical safety through workforce and education innovations that enhance clinical practice.  Partnerships with numerous international industry partners have enabled a range of ground breaking innovations with demonstrated changes to clinical practice and wide ranging research publications that are changing the nature of clinical and educational practice.” Professor Simon Cooper, Associate Dean (Research)

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