15, April, 2013 RGU to host Scottish Mental Health Nursing Research Conference
Robert Gordon University (RGU) will welcome health care experts and delegates from across the country for the Scottish Mental Health Nursing Research Conference next month.
13, March, 2013 Offshore workers 3D body scanning project launched
Groundbreaking research to measure offshore workers’ body size with 3D scanners to inform the future design of safety equipment, survival clothing and space requirements on offshore installations has been launched in Aberdeen.
Neurological & Mental Health
A theme within the Institute of Health and Welfare Research.
Our research is dedicated to the enhancement of lifelong mental health and wellbeing from a multidisciplinary perspective. We embrace an evidence-based approach to informing policy initiatives, clinical practice, and the education and training of healthcare professionals.
Programmes of research within the theme include:
- Bereavement care
- Ante-natal care
- Promotion of healthy ageing
- Mental health policy
- Self care interventions
- Clinical care provision for ethnic minority groups
- Trauma care - focused within the Aberdeen Centre for Trauma Research (ACTR)
- Mental health and forensic nursing practice