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The School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery offers a wide range of innovative and exciting health and social care, nursing and midwifery undergraduate, postgraduate part time and continued personal development courses. The School actively undertakes research in a number of areas: • Care and Practice Improvement • Healthcare Associated Infection • Maternal, Child and Family Health • Mental Health • Older Persons' Health and Wellbeing • Alzheimer Scotland Centre for Policy and Practice The School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery offers a wide range of innovative and exciting health and social care, nursing and midwifery undergraduate, postgraduate part time and continued personal development courses. The School actively undertakes research in a number of areas: • Care and Practice Improvement • Healthcare Associated Infection • Maternal, Child and Family Health • Mental Health • Older Persons' Health and Wellbeing • Alzheimer Scotland Centre for Policy and Practice The School of Health, Nursing and Midwifery offers a wide range of innovative and exciting health and social care, nursing and midwifery undergraduate, postgraduate part time and continued personal development courses. The School actively undertakes research in a number of areas: • Care and Practice Improvement • Healthcare Associated Infection • Maternal, Child and Family Health • Mental Health • Older Persons' Health and Wellbeing • Alzheimer Scotland Centre for Policy and Practice

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Exercise Medicine & Life Sciences
Nurses Medicine & Life Sciences
Scotland Medicine & Life Sciences
Dementia Medicine & Life Sciences
Health Medicine & Life Sciences
Students Medicine & Life Sciences
Education Medicine & Life Sciences
Delivery of Health Care Medicine & Life Sciences

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Research Output 1988 2020

2-furyl(phenyl)methanol isolated from Atractilis gummifera rhizome exhibits anti-leishmanial activity

Deiva, S., Ferguson, L., Rateb, M. E., Williams, R. & Brucoli, F., 14 Nov 2019, In : Fitoterapia. 140, 6 p., 104420.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atractyloside
Methanol
Kaurane Diterpenes
Diterpenes
Macrophages
77 Downloads (Pure)

Accelerated post traumatic osteoarthritis in a dual injury murine model

McCulloch, K., Huesa, C., Dunning, L., Litherland, G. J., Van't Hof, R. J., Lockhart, J. C. & Goodyear, C. S., 5 Jul 2019, In : Osteoarthritis and Cartilage. 27, 12, p. 1800-1810 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Cartilage
Osteoarthritis
Wounds and Injuries
Ligaments
Osteophyte

A comparative biomechanical analysis of the performance level on chasse step in table tennis

Yu, C., Shao, S., Baker, J. S., Awrejcewicz, J. & Gu, Y., 1 Jun 2019, In : International Journal of Sports Science and Coaching. 14, 3, p. 372-382 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

athlete
performance
abduction
systems analysis
coach

Activities 1995 2019

Changing lives through walking football: recruiting and retaining older men in physical activity programmes

Eilidh Macrae (Speaker)
9 Jul 201911 Jul 2019

Activity: Talk or presentationOral presentation

Meeting with TEVA UK

Anne Crilly (Organiser), Gary Litherland (Participant), John Lockhart (Participant)
15 Nov 2019

Activity: Other

Glasgow Science Festival - “Smashing Science @UWS"

Andrew MacKenzie (Participant)
6 Jun 2019

Activity: OtherTypes of Public engagement and outreach - Festival/Exhibition

Prizes

3 Minute Thesis UWS Winner

Jane Cook (Recipient), 13 Jun 2017

Prize: Other distinction

Academic All-Ivy League Award

Ray Bobrownicki (Recipient), 2005

Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

university population
athlete
Sports
performance
student

Associate Member of the Royal Society of Chemistry

Iain McLellan (Recipient), 2011

Prize: Election to learned society

Press / Media

UWS Lecturer Maureen Bell Named in Honours List

Maureen Bell

17/06/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Other

School Showcase - Kirkcudbright

John Lockhart

6/05/19

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities