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The School of Nursing and Midwifery is pleased to offer a limited printed edition of the History of Nursing at Hawkesbury for a small donation of $15.00. All purchase funds will be donated to the School of Nursing and Midwifery Student Prize fund which supports students who demonstrate outstanding academic or clinical performance. Orders will be processed within approximately 14 business days (subject to Australia Post) and posted to the mailing address provided.
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Western Sydney University had the pleasure of hosting the Philippine Consul General in Sydney, Hon. Anne Jalando-on Louis once again. She met with Filipino students from the School of Nursing and Midwifery on Hawkesbury Campus.
The recent baby formula shortage in Australia highlights the unethical marketing practices of infant formula manufacturers across the world, according to an infant feeding expert from Western Sydney University.
PREGNANT women who are depressed are more likely to develop gestational diabetes and then suffer diabetes in later life.
THE Western Sydney University held a special presentation and morning tea at their Lithgow campus on Wednesday to thank Lithgow Mobility Aids for their help in donating a mechanical lifting device to the faculty's School of Nursing.
Students from Western Sydney University The College Lithgow campus students recently enjoyed some first hand experience when first year Bachelor of Nursing students completed practical studies at Lithgow Hospital and Lithgow Aged Care Ltd.
Ranked in the top 100 in the World for Nursing QS World University Rankings by Subject
Research Grants Awarded Australian Research Council
Funding top 20 National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Universities in the world Times higher education
Western Sydney University has been ranked Australia's highest ranked Nursing School, in this year's CWUR Rankings by Subject.
Western Sydney University has been ranked in the Top 100 Universities for Nursing, in this year's QS World University Rankings by Subject.
In the News
School of Nursing and Midwifery recent media:
- Western Sydney University students celebrate Australia Day - Hawkesbury Gazette (opens in a new window)
- Their nursing careers beginning in Lithgow - Lithgow Mercury (opens in a new window)
- Western Sydney Students on a pathway career - Lithgow Mercury (opens in a new window)