He was nominated for and won one of the two NHSU
Learning Works awards for 2003.
Ideas, feedback and opinions gathered will contribute to the NHSU
's first Strategic Plan, due to be published next spring.
"We have had a close working relationship with the NHSU
for many years.
will have a further 11 regional academic partners, working mainly in consortia to ensure good national coverage.
Eighty British universities responded to a call last August to get involved in setting up the NHSU
Organisers are hoping 250,000 NHS and social care staff across the country will start an NHSU
course over the next five years.
The twinning agreement -believed to be the first of its kind in the world --was brokered by Dr Paul Haunch,of the NHSU
,as part of a research initiative with Swedish academics.
I am looking forward to rolling it out across the rest of the county in the New Year and, with the support of the NHSU
, offering it nationwide.
was created earlier this year to provide NHS staff across England with career development opportunities.
Roland Droitsh, Assistant Deputy Secretary of Labour, asked to meet Professor Molyneux - one of the technical advisors to the newly formed NHS University (NHSU
) - to discuss the role of technology in supporting work-based learning and skills gain for internationally recruited nurses.
Robert Mallows is in the running for a regional NHSU
Award given to adult learners in the health sector.
NHS employees may be able to access learning and development opportunities through the NHSU
, the new corporate university for the NHS.