Health Sciences Research Unit: Nursing

hosted by the Nursing School of Coimbra (ESEnfC)
is an evaluated and accredited unit, financed
by the Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT) since 2004


To develop R&D activities at an international and interdisciplinary level, with the purpose of provide a sustainable and socially responsible response to complex problems related to health promotion, disease prevention, and care delivery to sick, disabled and end-of-life patients.


Leading center towards a modern research in nursing:
trending_flat Reference mark in nursing research at a national and international level;
trending_flat Promoting environment for interdisciplinary and collaborative research;
trending_flat Excellence in science synthesis and implementation for promotion of evidence-informed healthcare;
trending_flat Merit in creating healthcare technologies that meet patients' and health professionals' needs.