Research Centres

The Institute of Nursing and Health Research Institute conducts internationally excellent and world-leading research across five research centres reflecting diversity across the discipline area.

Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

Centre for Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities

One of the leading research centres on learning disability in these islands.

Centre for Health and Rehabilitation Technologies

Centre for Health and Rehabilitation Technologies

The largest multidisciplinary grouping of allied health professionals, clinical scientists, and PhD students in the UK and Ireland.

Managing Chronic Illness Research Centre

Managing Chronic Illness

Conducting rigorous research into holistic care, responsive to the needs of those living with a chronic condition.

Centre for Maternal, Fetal and Infant Research

Maternal, Fetal and Infant Research

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

Person-centred Practice Research Centre

Person-centred Practice

Enhancement of knowledge and expertise in person-centred practice.

Our vision is to be world-leading in research and development

Demonstrating the impact of new knowledge through innovation.

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Our Research

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.

People within Nursing and Health Research


Meet the staff behind our Nursing and Health Studies research.

PhD Students

PhD Students

View a list of our PhD students and their projects.

Contact us about Nursing and Health Research


Contact us to enquire about our Nursing and Health Research.

All Campuses will now be closed for teaching and social activities

Following the clear imperative in the latest government advice to avoid all non-essential contact with others and avoid unnecessary travel, the decision has been made to suspend all teaching and social activities on campus and to close all libraries, sports facilities, theatres, catering facilities and cancel events.

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