Kevin Gormley


    • Room 03.310 - Medical Biology Centre

      United Kingdom

    Accepting PhD Students

    PhD projects

    Health Care Policy; Older People; Chronic and Enduring Ill-health

    1995 …2023

    Research activity per year

    Personal profile


    Kevin Gormley is a Professor of Nursing and Health Sciences in the School of Nursing and Midwifery at Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland.  During his early career, he qualified as an Adult and Mental Health Nurse specialising in neurosurgery and trauma in the Royal Victoria Hospital Belfast. In due course, he completed an MSc in Social Policy and a PhD where he undertook a study to investigate the needs of frail clients living in the community setting. His research interests continue to focus upon the concept of vulnerability, alongside health care policy, administration and planning strategies and he is currently supervising a number of Phd students in these areas. He is currently the programme lead for an MSc in Advanced Professional and Clinical Practice. This programme was introduced in 2015 to meet the emerging needs of graduate nursing and midwifery practitioners and provides specialist module options and pathways in maternal and child health, public health, research methods and leadership and management expertise. Kevin has extensive experience in curricular development and delivery, regulatory requirements, governance and quality assurance processes for Pre and Post registration Nursing Curricula. Through his clinical and professional background and expertise he is an appointed member of the UK National Implementation Group for NICE guidance and the Chief Nursing Officer in Northern Ireland Safety, Quality & Experience group.  

    Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

    In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

    • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being
    • SDG 8 - Decent Work and Economic Growth
    • SDG 13 - Climate Action


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