Chief Midwifery Officer's National Maternity Research Conference

8 February 2023 10:00am – 1:00pmGMT (+00:00)
Virtual (Zoom)

Ticket sales finished: 7 February 2023 3:00pm

Thank you for your interest in the Chief Midwifery Officer's National Maternity Research Conference 2023.

This conference is a live streaming/virtual event which is being held as part of the National Maternity Research Programme led by Professor Jane Sandall, Head of Midwifery and Maternity Research at NHS England on Wednesday 8th February 2023.

The event is a celebration of the contribution research has had to maternal health and is free to attend. The event is being held between the hours of 10:00 - 13:00 and will include contributions from speakers and chairs from NHS England, Higher Education, Third Sector and Royal Colleges, including: -

  • Prof. Asma Khalil, Vice President for Academia & Strategy, Royal College of Obstetricians & Gynaecologists
  • Ms. Kath Abrahams, Chief Executive, Tommy's 
  • Prof. Lucy Chappell, DHSC Chief Scientific Advisor & NIHR Chief Executive Officer 
  • Prof. Emerita Mary Renfrew, Professor of Mother and Infant Health, University of Dundee
  • Prof. Dame Tina Lavender, Professor of Maternal & Newborn Health, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine
  • Ms. Sally Ashton-May, Director of Midwifery Policy & Practice, Royal College of Midwives
  • Prof. Ruth Endacott, Director for Nursing & Midwifery, National Institute for Health, and Care Research
  • Emeritus Prof. Gina Awoko Higginbottom University of Nottingham,  
  • Ms. Anna Marsh, NIHR Pre-Doctoral Fellow, Bournemouth University
  • Dr Hannah-Rayment Jones, Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, King's College, London
  • Dr Kerry Evans, NIHR Clinical Lecturer, University of Nottingham and Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust
  • Prof. Sara Kenyon, NIHR Senior Investigator, University of Birmingham
  • Prof. Jane Sandall, Head of Midwifery & Maternity Research, NHS England
  • Prof. Jacqueline Dunkley-Bent, Chief Midwifery Officer, NHS England
  • Prof. Donald Peebles, National Speciality Advisor in Obstetrics, NHS England

Additional Information: -

  • If you are requesting registration for any colleagues, please ensure you provide their name and email addresses 
  • The link for the event will be emailed to registered attendees 1 hour prior to the start of the conference 

Questions about this event?

Name: Lisa Sharrock

Email:lisa.sharrock1@nhs.net

Telephone:07591 987174

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