We have extensive research expertise across a number of health areas including Acute Care, Cardiovascular Disease, Acute Stroke, and Palliative Care. We work with a large number of partners in nursing, midwifery, paramedicine and public health delivery, which provide opportunities for industry experience and research collaboration.
Higher degree research candidates at the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine have access to experts in their fields, excellent facilities and partners for industry collaboration.
Past candidates have examined:
We have opportunities for students who have already completed a relevant bachelor degree to conduct research as part of an Honours degree. Potential research projects include:
The Nursing Research Institute is a collaboration between ACU and St Vincent’s Health Australia in Sydney. The School works closely with them to focus on implementing evidence-based care to improve patient outcomes and health systems.
The School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine also have staff led research labs and groups that support students to pursue research projects and interests.
Research into midwifery education, practice and workforce issues, and into childbearing and early parenting issues, is conducted at ACU by the Midwifery Engaged Research, Innovation and Translation (MERIT) Group.
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