College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare

Our news and events


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Click on the links below to take a look at recent news and events from the College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare.

Aug 17 2017

UWL Clearing: Hotline open for first full day of Clearing

Clearing hotline: 0800 036 8888 UWL’s Clearing hotline will be open until 8pm today and tomorrow...

Jul 20 2017

New Developments in Infection Prevention and Control Seminar

The Richard Wells Research Centre held a highly successful seminar on Infection Prevention and...

May 15 2017

Improving dementia care with the arts

Victoria Tischler, Professor of Arts and Health and the Head of Dementia Care Centre, began her...

May 12 2017

International Nurses Day puts spotlight on nursing careers

International Nurses Day celebrates the fantastic work nurses do in contributing such a valuable...

Mar 30 2017

Alumni Spotlight - Gergana Nikolova

After achieving her first degree in Midwifery in 1992, Gergana Nikolova completed the Mentorship...

Mar 14 2017

Celebrating British Science Week, find out about STEM subjects at UWL

British Science Week is a celebration of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM)...

Feb 27 2017

College makes Student Nursing Times Awards shortlist

The College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare has been shortlisted in the Student Nursing Times...

Feb 03 2017

Britain’s top midwife inspires students to become champions of change at seminar

Britain’s top midwife delivered an inspiring message to students at a seminar hosted by the...

Jan 19 2017

Nursing College receives UNICEF BFI reaccreditation

UNICEF Baby Friendly Initiative (BFI) visited the College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare on...

Jan 02 2017

UWL’s Emeritus Professor Elizabeth Anionwu named in 2017 New Year Honours List

The University of West London’s Emeritus Professor of Nursing, Elizabeth Anionwu, has been...

Dec 16 2016

University of West London opens new high-tech simulation centre at its Reading campus

A brand new nursing simulation centre at the College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare in...

Dec 06 2016

University of West London to provide training for new NHS nursing role

The College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare at the University of West London (UWL) is...

Dec 01 2016

World AIDS Day marked at University where Freddie Mercury was a student

Students at the University which counts Queen idol Freddie Mercury among its alumni performed a...

Nov 18 2016

Graduation day joy at the University of West London

Hundreds of delighted University of West London (UWL) students collected their degrees at...

Nov 17 2016

Smiles on graduation day as students savour success

Students at the University of West London (UWL) are celebrating as they graduate in ceremonies...

Nov 11 2016

UWL’s Professor Barley awarded £20k to improve patient experience of Mental Healthcare

Elizabeth Barley, Professor in Health and Wellbeing at UWL’s College of Nursing, Midwifery...

Oct 10 2016

UWL lecturer highlights challenges facing trauma during childbirth on BBC

Adelaide Aduboffour, UWL Midwifery Lecturer and Perineal Care Specialist Midwife at West Middlesex...

Sep 12 2016

UWL wins £179,000 from National Lottery and Heathrow Airport to fund Heathrow Archive and Exhibition

The University of West London (UWL) has received £79,400 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF...

Aug 30 2016

Developing the future NHS workforce: College of Nursing, Midwifery and Healthcare: Life on campus

Healthcare professionals need to be prepared to handle the pressure of delivering excellent patient...

Aug 18 2016

A-level results day: your future starts here!

Clearing hotline: 0800 036 8888 Thousands of students who received their A-level results today will...