School of Nursing and Midwifery Research Centers

 

 

 

 

The history of nursing and midwifery care research center:

Nursing and midwifery care center of Isfahan University of Medical Sciences, located in nursing and midwifery faculty, started its activities informally in Jan 9, 2007 in line with achieving research aims. This center managed to get the official license from the expansion council of universities of medical sciences in November 1, 2009.

 

Mission

Nursing and midwifery research center is in the charge of following missions:

  • Developing nursing and midwifery knowledge by conducting applied and fundamental research in different fields of nursing and midwifery.
  • Introducing the fields of applying the research results in nursing and midwifery and publishing the results at the national and international levels.
  • Presenting required evidence- based research for making reasoned decisions in planning, training and cares in nursing and midwifery.
  • Developing nursing and midwifery evidence-based knowledge to promote the quality of nursing and midwifery services.
  • Supporting the researchers, encouraging and reinforcing the inter-sectorial and inter-professional cooperation in health system so as to meet the needs of the Muslim community.
  • Introducing the role and importance of fundamental concepts of nursing and midwifery profession.
  • Knowing and reinforcing the motivation and capabilities of researching among nurses and midwives.

 

vision

  • Nursing and midwifery care research center of Isfahan university of Medical sciences works in the field of nursing and midwifery. Considering the current capacities, this center manages to turn into the national and regional research center of excellence and to be of the administrators of planning, leading and performing research projects with the aim of solving the clients and patients’ problems in the field of nursing and midwifery care over the country and the region

 

Aims

  • Developing and applying human knowledge in the field of applied and fundamental research.
  • Conducting fundamental, epidemiological and clinical research so as to modify the system of providing health care services to meet the needs of the Muslim community in the country in the field of nursing and midwifery.
  • Increasing quality and quantity of research projects (proposals) and leading the research in line with the priorities.
  • Conducting applied and fundamental research in theoretical and clinical domains of nursing and midwifery.
  • Developing nursing and midwifery knowledge so as to promote the quality of nursing and midwifery services.
  • Developing approaches of applying the research findings of the profession in providing nursing and midwifery services.
  • Developing the knowledge of nursing and midwifery services based on evidence.
  • Developing the knowledge of methodology in professional research among nurses and midwives confirming research in different aspects.
  • Prevention and care with the aim of promoting the society health.
  • Publishing the information achieved from implemented research about different activities in nursing and midwifery fields.
  • Providing scientific and practical information and approaches and the required procedures for promotion of nursing and midwifery services.
  •  Cooperating and contacting with identical centers inside and outside of the country.
  • Research empowerment.
  • Applying proper human sources and attracting the researchers.

 

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The history of women's health research unit:

This unit in Isfahan university of Medical sciences located in nursing and midwifery faculty-nursing and midwifery research centers complex have started to work since 2015, with multifaceted help to the researchers in three domains of prevention, treatment and rehabilitation attempted to improve Iranian women's health.

 

Mission

Women's health research unit has been founded as the first research unit in the country to take effective steps through promotion of research, education and presenting functional findings with the methods including conducting applied and fundamental research, empowering scientific groups, increasing intra and inter sectional collaboration, increasing health care knowledge in society, enhancing regional and international skills toward promotion of women's health and society.

 

Aims of women's health research unit

1- Developing and applying human knowledge in applied and fundamental research in the field of women's health.

2- Conducting fundamental research, epidemiological and clinical in the field of women's health so as to modify the system of providing healthcare services in the country to meet society needs in the field of women's health based on evidence.

3- Developing knowledge of services pertaining to women's health based on evidence.

4- Developing approaches of applying findings of research in promotion of women's health

5- Publishing information achieved from research in the field of women's health