Marie Naish is a Senior Teaching Fellow and Midwifery Programme Lead within the School of Health Sciences, University of Southampton. Marie is also undertaking her doctorate, exploring the experiences of women, birth partners and midwives of a dedicated, 24 hour support and advice telephone line for use in labour.
Educating and nurturing the next generation of midwives to empower women and birthing people, while providing high quality, person-centred care, is a fulfilling and rewarding role
My professional background is as a midwife, working initially with vulnerable families and later in an integrated midwifery team.
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Marie is currently undertaking her doctorate exploring the experiences of women, birth partners and midwives of a dedicated, 24 hour support and advice telephone line for use in labour. Marie is particularly interested in the interaction between midwives and women, and the differences, or similarities, between them in how telephone conversations are experienced, interpreted and understood.