School of Health, Nursing & Midwifery


Pupils set to get an insight into nursing at Dumfries Campus event

University of the West of Scotland (UWS) is hosting its annual Dumfries Campus Nursing Event on Thursday 8 December 2016. The event, which runs from 9am-3.30pm, will see over 130 S5/S6 pupils spanning all of Dumfries and Galloway’s secondary schools, who are interested in pursuing a career in health and nursing.


Future Leaders Vision of Health and Social Care in Scotland

Wednesday, 07 December 2016 11:00 AM - Wednesday, 07 December 2016 3:00 PM

The Health and Social Care Academy and educational providers are hosting an event, they are looking for people who are studying health and social care and those with lived experience of health and social care services to take part in discussion about how services should look and ways of making this change happen.

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