The department Community and Maternal and Child Nursing originated in the early 2000s.
The past, present and future pillars of the department Community and Maternal and Child Nursing are based on Health Promotion and Education. Hence, both teaching and research, as well as national and international collaborations of department have positive health, Health Promotion and Health Education as their philosophical basis.
In relation to the people who make up the department it should be pointed out that it has structural professors, guest professors and staff researcher in training. The structural professors are involved in teaching, research and management. The collaborating lecturers are guest lecturers with extensive clinical experience who collaborate with department in both theoretical and practical teaching. Staff researcher trainees devote most of their time to research work, while collaborating in the practical teaching of department.