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Research

Professor Tom QuinnWelcome to the Faculty of Health Social Care and Education’s research, working in partnership with Kingston University and St George’s, University of London (hereafter referred to as Kingston and St George’s). We are a joint enterprise that combines the research expertise and resources of a modern university with those of a long-standing established medical school in the United Kingdom.

We aim to undertake research that makes a difference to health, social care and education services, to the public and to disciplines of nursing, paramedic science, midwifery, rehabilitation sciences, social work, radiography and teaching. We look forward to sharing with you our passion for making a lasting difference to the health, social care and education provision for service users and patients, whether through our research degrees or specialist expertise.

Professor Tom Quinn FRCN FESC FAHA FACC
Associate Dean for Research and Innovation and Director for the Centre for Health and Social Care Research

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Research making a difference

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Our research themes

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Research degrees

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Research centres

Look deeper into our three research centres performing research and engagement across health, social care and education.

Research events

  • 2
    Mar

    Social Work and Social Care Seminar: Why is Social Care failing?


    Venue: Kingston Hill campus, Kingston Hill, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT2 7LB

    Dr Simon Duffy of the Centre for Welfare Reform was the original inventor of personal budgets and has worked closely with disabled people and families as a service provider, philosopher and writer. In this talk he will explain why he thinks the whole social care system is failing. He will argue that the problem is not just about money - the sector's problems are also political and conceptual.

    Thursday 2 March 2017, 5.30pm - 7.00pm

  • 24
    Mar

    Department of Social Work and Social Care Annual Conference 2017: New Directions in Social Work and Social Care


    Venue: Kingston Hill campus, Kingston Hill, Kingston upon Thames, Surrey KT2 7LB

    'New Directions in Social Work and Social Care' is the theme of the Department of Social Work and Social Care's Annual Conference 2017.

    Friday 24 March 2017, 8.30am - 4.30pm

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