Top of page
Global Site Navigation

School of Nursing and Midwifery

Local Section Navigation

Help us improve our content by rating this page.

Page rating system

Please leave a comment about your rating so we can better understand how we might improve the page.

You are here: Main Content

News and events

Stay up-to-date with school research news and events and check out what's happening across the rest of the university.


Latest news and events

‘Are male partners of pregnant women treated negatively in maternity care’

British Journal of Midwifery Features ECU Research on Front Cover of October 2017 Issue.

Ellen with Dr Caroline Vafeas (l), Sue Pertilé and Professor Di Twigg, Dean, School of Nursing & Midwifery (r)

Nursing and Midwifery student awarded a scholarship

Second year student, Ellen Raven from Bunbury, was recently awarded the Lucy Bohan Nursing Scholarship from Zonta, a leading global service organisation of professionals which aims to empower women through service and advocacy.

Art mural workshop

Students walking in the path of light towards knowledge

Congratulations to the students who created a beautiful 'dreamtime' story art mural, on being awarded the Vice Chancellor’s 2017 Student Award for Reconciliation.

Professor Roianne West

First Peoples Health and Higher Education: Sharing the Lessons

The School of Nursing and Midwifery invites you to attend the presentation by Professor Roianne West.

International Adaptation Program participants

International Adaptation Program helps nursing students settle in

This program ensures safe integration for Registered Nurses into the clinical environment within Australia.

Latest university news

Broadcasting careers begin

Five graduating students from Edith Cowan University’s (ECU's) Graduate Diploma of Broadcasting are off to Sydney next year to kick off their broadcasting careers.

'App gap' creates new digital divide among young children

Researchers are concerned about a growing app gap where digital-savvy toddlers with access to educational apps may be more school-ready than their counterparts.

Internet connected-toys and science teaching under spotlight with $700,000 in research funding

Projects examining the internet of toys and improving the way science teachers engage with their students will share in more the $700,000 in funding from the Australian Research Council.

Health Check: which sports supplements actually work?

There are thousands of health supplements on the market that claim to increase strength, decrease body fat or improve overall performance. Dr Kristina Kendall examines the scientific evidence behind these claims and outlines which supplements actually work and which to avoid.

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Don't miss Meniscus: a showcase of works by our graduating fashion students, Friday 15 December at our Mount Lawley Campus. It's your chance to see…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Young children using technology like tablets and educational games could actually be developing quicker than those without? ECU researcher Dr Donell…

Edith Cowan University (ECU)

Attn ECU Students: Applications are now open for ECU SRI's Summer of Stego program! This pilot program runs from 8 January - 23 February 2018,…

Skip to top of page