School of Health, Nursing & Midwifery


UWS Students and Alzheimer Scotland on Song for Dementia Awareness Week

A project that brings together students and people living with dementia together to turn life experiences into emotive songs is helping to break down misconceptions related to the condition.


Dementia Friendly Churches, how churches can help create a dementia friendly community

Tuesday, 12 July 2016 2:00 PM - Tuesday, 12 July 2016 4:00 PM

The seminar defines ‘dementia friendly churches’ and reviews various practical assessment, training and web resources that have been used to promote the creation of dementia friendly churches.

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  • UWS Research Studentships 2016

    UWS Funded Studentships are now available for application; the next start date for funded studentships is the 1st October 2016. Check the school listings in the Graduate School section of the website for a full list of studentships available this year. Please note the closing date for applications for all Studentships (bar one) is 15 May 2016.

    To be eligible for all UWS funded studentships you must be a Home/EU student. Non-EU students can apply, but will not receive the stipend and will be required to pay fees.

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