Head of Department for Midwifery and Lead Midwife for Education
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Julie is the Lead Midwife for Education. As the Lead Midwife for Education, she is responsible for ensuring that the standards for midwifery education are met as part of the midwifery courses.
She has been employed in higher education since 2008. After qualifying, she worked as a midwife at the Birmingham Women's Hospital and later as a Research Midwife. She was then employed as a project manager and research teacher and was involved in developing, delivering and assessing two European funded projects which developed a clinically integrated European qualification in evidence based medicine (EBM) for medical doctors.
Julie's interests include teaching evidence-based practice to undergraduate and postgraduate health care professionals, research methodology and analysis, e-learning and curriculum development. She is a regular peer reviewer for a number of health care and medical education journals.