The NURTURE research group builds on the strengths of the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine to maximise interdisciplinary and multidisciplinary research collaboration. Our mission is to deliver health dividends locally, nationally and in international communities. We do this through testing of clinical, health service and educational innovations, development of multidisciplinary research teams and the translation of research into practice. We strive to NURTURE the next generation of health professionals.
The Queensland Pepi-Pod® Program
The Pēpi-Pod® sleep space program enables more vulnerable babies to have a safe space for sleeping every time and place they sleep. Learn more about this exciting research project and it's results.
A career in care
We celebrate nurses at different stages of their working life, including those pursuing a higher-degree by research.
UniSC campuses have some of the most advanced facilities in Australia. Modern laboratories, equipment and specialist simulated environments replicate what happens in real life, so you learn hands-on skills. Explore UniSC's simulated ambulance, nursing and midwifery wards and more.
Medallist defies the odds on inspiring academic journey5 May
University of the Sunshine Coast’s Chancellor’s Medallist Kristy Benson has proven she likes to defy expectations, even her own.
Retail manager becomes nurse with USC degree12 Apr
A former retail worker has overcome self-doubt to excel in her University of the Sunshine Coast studies, graduating at the Moreton Bay campus last week with a Nursing Science degree, an academic award – and a sought-after job at a private hospital at Kippa-Ring.
New study explores mental wellbeing of paramedics21 Jul 2021
A USC Australia academic who worked as a paramedic in London for 10 years after the 2005 terrorist bombings is now researching the coping strategies of people in the profession.