Research Groups

EUIT Research

Research Groups

  • Health, Participation, Occupation and Care Research Group 

Grup de recerca en salutparticipacióocupació i tenir cura (GrEUIT)/Health, Participation, Occupation and Care Research Group (GrEUIT) 

GrEUIT is a research group made up of teaching and research staff from EUIT’s Nursing and Occupational Therapy degrees. It aims at generating and transfer knowledge concerning the needs of society to maintain and improve their health and well-being, as well as the continuous improvement of educational practice in the health sciences. 

Research Areas

  • Learning and Professional Development

Research focused on learning strategies to acquire professional skills and its assessment, the transfer of knowledge, and epistemology in the practice and development of the disciplines of Nursing and Occupational Therapy.

  • Community Health and Public Health

Research area which aims at delving into the relationship between the axes of social inequality in health and the state of health and well-being of people, as well as the consequences it has for living conditions and the positive and negative health processes that are generated. Furthermore, this area focuses on researching, from the viewpoint of care and occupation, interventions and actions in health as tools for social transformation and well-being, especially in groups in vulnerable situation and/or social exclusion and humanisation and ethics in the community.

  • Quality of life and personal and professional well-being

This area focuses on researching, from the field of employment and care, the strategies and actions that contribute to personal and professional well-being and their context.