School of Health and Society
Assistant Director of Health
I am a midwifery lecturer maintaining clinical midwifery practice at University Hospitals of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust. I am predominantly an educator delivering undergraduate and post graduate education and training to midwives, and students in other health professions nationally and internationally. As an educator I have maintained an interest in healthcare research and have published peer reviewed papers in acute illness management and educational delivery in low income settings. I am in the final year of a PhD commissioned by Health Education England, entitled ‘The impact of social media based Communities of Practice on new mothers'.
Areas of research
Midwifery, Social media, Models of care, Relational continuity, Global
- Interests - Human Factors, Electronic Fetal Monitoring, Maternal morbidity, Midwifery in LMICs
- I lead - Maternal Acute Illness Management (AIM) © and Maternal Critical Care Course at the University of Salford
- I am a member of the AIM© faculty which delivers AIM© and Maternal AIM© regionally, nationally and internationally, and have modified the AIM© course materials for use in low and middle income countries
- Midwifery care provision
- Maternal morbidity
- Maternal mortality
- Human Factors
- Global midwifery
I am in the final stages of a PhD commissioned by Health Education England, entitled ‘The impact of social media based Communities of Practice on pregnant women and new mothers '. Submission due Autumn 2017
- RGN, RM, MSc.