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At the School of Nursing and Midwifery we have a passion for finding better ways to educate and train nurses and midwives and enhance their capacity to professionally and competently contribute to the improved well being in our community.


The school offers a diverse and exciting mix of courses that are developed in consultation with industry groups and combine the latest theory with hands-on, practical experiences.

Research activity:

At the Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Health Services Research, we undertake innovative research to develop knowledge, evaluate effectiveness and implement change in healthcare through interventions, treatments and knowledge to transform and shape policy and practice in three key areas:

  • Safety and Quality in Healthcare;
  • Improving Outcomes for Adults with Chronic Health Conditions; and
  • Childbearing, Children and Young People.

News & events

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Reducing the burden of diabetes

A project aiming to prevent people at high risk of diabetes from developing the disease has been awarded $1.1 million from the Health Research Council of New Zealand.

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Research Week presentation on Family and Child Centred Care

How do we work towards making the care we provide more family centred? Come along to hear presentations on our innovative research involving children, families and staff and strategies for influencing practice change.

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Research Week presentation on Things that keep us awake at night: Priorities and Challenges in Health

Come along and listen to a collection of short presentations on key challenges and issues in the health workforce, primary care, palliative care, and child health.

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