Research in the School of Nursing and Midwifery

The School of Nursing and Midwifery conducts research with a vigorous pursuit of evidence-based inquiry that challenges conventional understanding and explains the complexities of health and wellbeing.

We actively seek collaborations with industry, community and government, to create a stimulating research environment that can be translated into practice across Australia the world.

We have a commitment to research that makes a difference and that commitment is contributed to by six areas of specialisation:


Research Centre


Research Snapshots

Partnering for better health outcomes | Research s Our diverse research projects highlight positive impact on health care through the capacity to inform policy, clinical practice, nurse and community education and health service delivery.

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Latest Publications

A review of the literature to inform a best-practice clinical supervision model for midwifery students in Australia,
McKellar, L & Graham, K,
Nurse Education in Practice, 2017, vol. 24,  pp. 92-98. 10.1016/j.nepr.2016.05.002

Role of the pharmacist for improving self-care and outcomes in heart failure,
Parajuli, DR, Franzon, J, McKinnon, R, Shakib, S & Clark, R,
Current Heart Failure Reports, 2017, vol. 14, no. 2, pp. 78–86. doi: 10.1007/s11897-017-0323-2


Fear of injections among people with type 2 diabetes: Overview of the problem,
Wibisono, AH, Lestari, AN, Sorensen, L & Hill, P,
Journal of Diabetes Nursing, 2017, vol. 21, no. 3, pp. 91-95