We conduct internationally excellent and world-leading research across five research centres reflecting diversity across the discipline area.

About our Nursing and Health Research

Our overall research objective is to conduct high quality, strategic and applied research relevant to the health and social wellbeing of people, through a range of creative and appropriate methodologies.

Centre for Maternal, Fetal and Infant Research (MFIR)

Researching health and wellbeing in the preconceptional, pregnancy, and postpartum period.

The Centre for Health and Rehabilitation Technologies (CHaRT)

Our research focuses upon health technologies and health practices for patients in the areas of clinical sciences, diagnostic radiography, occupational therapy, physiotherapy, podiatry, and speech and language therapy, therapeutic radiography and oncology

Caring for People with Complex Needs

We carry out person-centred research with specific population groups and with people who have complex needs resulting from cancer and diabetes.

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Our associated schools

School of Nursing

Award-winning School of Nursing ranked 1st in Ireland and 7th in the UK. Innovative teaching & research culture. The best place to study your nursing degree.

School of Health Sciences

Learn from professionally qualified staff in state of the art facilities along with a close working relationship with professional bodies and rewarding placements.