Welcome message from Dean and Head of School, Prof Gerard Fealy

Welcome to the UCD School of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Systems and thank you for taking the time to learn more about our School. The mission of the School is to prepare nurses, midwives and other professionals to promote and protect health, wellbeing and dignity across the lifespan through skilled, ethical and careful practice based on best evidence and prudent judgement, and to develop and disseminate disciplinary knowledge through research and scholarship. 

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Developing the scientific basis of paediatric critical care depends on high quality, relevant and robust research. The Paediatric Critical Care is a relatively small specialty field, compared with adult critical care and neonatology. The challenges of generating evidence for practice, while ensuring the voice of children and families is heard has led to innovative methodologies being increasingly explored.