Nursing Education, Research and Leadership

Welcome to the department of nursing education, research and leadership.

Nurses are the most trusted healthcare professionals. They are with patients throughout the continuum of life. Nurses are teachers, advocates, caregivers, critical thinkers and innovators. They do so much more than care for individuals; their presence 24/7 has transformed lives. In order to achieve this, Nursing leadership and management ought to be put into play so as to improve patient outcomes, reduce medical errors, and improved staff retention, benefiting the healthcare workplace as whole. In order to ensure continued quality and evidence based healthcare, research ought to be a lifelong process. A career in research can be fun: The work is hard and the standards are rigorous, but most researchers agree that their work is rewarding, so you will enjoy what you do, and hopefully you will even find a way to express that through your work.

Nursing education aims at imparting scientific and up-to-date knowledge in the area of biological behavioral, social and medical science which prepares nurses to participate in decision making and policy making with respect to health matters.

Nursing leadership and management refer to the roles of nursing professionals who direct nursing staff, oversee the organizational structure of medical processes and lead nursing teams in providing patient care.

Research creates new knowledge and provides innovative ways of applying the existing knowledge in new and creative way so as to generate new concepts, methodologies and understandings