WIN. research and publications


Kelly, M., Wills, J., Jester, R. and Speller, V., 2016. Should nurses be role models for healthy lifestyles? Results from a modified Delphi study. Journal of advanced nursing, 73 (3), pp.665-678.

Wills, J. and Kelly, M., 2017. What works to encourage student nurses to adopt healthier lifestyles? Findings from an intervention study. Nurse Education Today48, pp.180-184.

Wills, J. and Kelly, M., 2017. Investigating the attitudes of nurses who are obese. Nursing Standard31(46), pp.42-48.


Submitted and in process

Kelly, M. and Wills, J. What works to address obesity in nurses? An in-depth review. Occupational Medicine. Under submission

Kelly, M., Wills, J., and Sykes, S. Do nurses’ personal health behaviours impact on their health promotion practice? A systematic review. International Journal of Nursing Studies. Under submission. 

Kyle, R., Wills, J.,  Mahoney, C., Hoyle, L., Kelly, M., and Atherton, I. Obesity prevalence among healthcare professionals in England: a cross-sectional study using the Health Survey for England. BMJ Open. Under submission.


Useful reading

Kyle, R.G., Neall, R.A. and Atherton, I.M., 2016. Prevalence of overweight and obesity among nurses in Scotland: A cross-sectional study using the Scottish Health Survey. International journal of nursing studies53, pp.126-133.