Laura Maguire

Laura Maguire

Senior Lecturer – Post Qualifying Practice Department


Laura’s professional background is in midwifery and health visiting.  She has worked in both hospital and community settings, here in the UK and in Australia.  She joined Birmingham City University in 2014 as a PhD student and Graduate Research and Teaching Assistant (GRTA).  Her interests include offering excellence in teaching and learning across both the undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes, within the Faculty of Health, Education and Life Sciences.  She is passionate about parenting, family support and child health, research and practice and strives to reflect this in the facilitation of learning and assessment.

Research is an equal passion and she enjoys being a member of the Family Health Research Cluster.  Her doctoral studies are focused on exploring parent’s experiences of parenting twins or higher order multiples during the first five years.

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