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Research in Child Health

This Community supports nurses engaged in or interested in research on Child Health.

The purpose is to promote advanced nursing practice in children’s nursing by:

  • To encourage networking of research activity between nurses working with infants, children & young people & their families through a steering group & regional groups across the UK
  • Endeavours to enhance evidence based practice not only locally & nationally but  internationally
  • Contribution to Children and Young People’s Nursing journal

Our objectives:

  • To continue to actively maintain our community and its function
  • To promote a high standard of Research in Child Health
  • To raise the profile of Research in Child Health

Members can get involved by contacting their regional co-ordinator. If there is not a regional group and you would be interested in developing one then please contact Linda Milnes at

Page last updated - 29/11/2019