The four partners are closely linked in their objective to improve education and training for the whole workforce, introducing new training to refkect the importance of for example the digital developments, the importance of innovation and cross-professional training and development.
A key example of this is the Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery.
The partnership comprises Oxford Brookes University, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust and Oxford Health NHS Foundation Trust, under the umbrella of the Oxford Academic Health Science Centre (AHSC), The Oxford School of Nursing and Midwifery (OSN+M) is a partnership which provides nurses and midwives with all they need to excel. Inspired by world-leading exemplars such as John Hopkins University in the US, it combines research driven education and clinical practice with the opportunity to be involved in high quality healthcare research.
Developments in the training and development of Healthcare Scientists and the Allied Health Professionals are equally important and a focus. Oxford Brookes’ Department of Biological and Medical Sciences has a number of highly relevant courses covering the sciences.
Oxford Brookes also provides a wide range of continuing professional development courses through its Faculty of Health and Life Sciences. More information can be found here.
The University of Oxford’s Medical Sciences Division also provides a wide range of course and access to further training. Full information can be found here. Opportunities cover the undergraduate and postgraduate student.