Shortlist 2023

Sian Jones
Cwm Taf Morgannwg University Health Board

Emilie Edwards
Middlesex University

Kerry Taylor
University Hospitals Dorset NHS Trust

Jayne Marshall
University of Leicester

Rhiannon Kozaczynski
University of South Wales

Sallie Ward
Humber and North Yorkshire Local Maternity and Neonatal System
Ask a midwife social media advice and public health information


Susan McAuliffe
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


Community engagement and social prescribing team
NHS Cheshire and Merseyside Local Maternity and Neonatal System - Improving Me
Holding Time


Sarah Chalhoub
NHS England
Breaking Barriers, Delivering Kindness


Caroline Buchan and Sharon Gilchrist

NHS Lothian
Delivering Early Breastfeeding Support (DEBS) Project 

Elizabeth Paul
King's College Hospital Foundation Trust
Masterclass Programme


Alison Lowrie
NHS Fife
Newly Qualified Midwife Framework : from Transition as Student to Band 6 Midwife 


Sarah Morris, Sarah Hookes and Jane Storey
NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership
Community PROMPT Wales


Maternal and Infant Health Research Team - Hora Soltani, Frankie Fair, Catherine Burke & Jan Smith
Sheffield Hallam University
Shaping the future: developing interdisciplinary health care professionals including midwives who are culturally sensitive, compassionate and trauma aware


Swansea University Midwifery Teaching Team - Dr Holly Morse, Leanne Daniel & Sophie Cunningham

Swansea University
Telling tales with technology: creative digital innovation in midwifery education

Cardiff and Vale Midwifery Research Team
Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust


Kylie Watson   , Kimberley Farrant and Charlie Barber 
Manchester University NHS Foundation Trust


Sarah-Jayne Ambler
Medway Foundation Trust

Maternity Research Midwives
Surrey and Sussex Healthcare NHS Trust
Strengthening midwifery Research: Launch of the Midwifery Research Team


Holly Morse
Swansea University
Facebook, mothers and midwives: the role of social media in improving breastfeeding support services

Yasmeen Akhtar and Melissa Addy
Barnsley Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Improving the mental health of women and their families in the perinatal period

Georgina Leech and Laura Walton
Kings College Hospital
Birth With Confidence Workshop

Lancashire and South Cumbria Reproductive Trauma Service
Lancashire and South Cumbria Integrated Care Board/Blackpool Teaching Hospitals
Lancashire and South Cumbria Maternal Mental Health Service

Carmel Doyle, Natalie Patterson and Anna Langner       
LMS Cheshire and Merseyside
Silverbirch MMHS LMNS Cheshire and Merseyside

Julie Mckoy and Jenny Walsh
University Hospital Southampton
The Perinatal Pathways Screening Tool

Janet Ballintine and Raffaela Goodby
Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Trust
Employer with Heart - A new approach to miscarriage and premature parenting in the workforce


Bereavement Midwife Team
King's College Hospital NHS Trust
Bereavement Suite Launch


Tracy Rea
Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust


The Forget me Not Midwifery Bereavement team

South Eastern Health and Social Care Trust


Pregnancy Loss and Bereavement Care Team

Southern Health and Social Care Trust, Northern Ireland
"The Listening Rooms"

Diane Lockhart
Amani Family Centre (Birth Centre), Uganda
Amani Family Centre


Catherine Reeve-Jones
Jhpiego India Midwifery Program affiliated with Johns Hopkins University.
International Midwifery Educator


Wanda Warrington
Bolton NHS Foundation Trust


Community engagement and social prescribing team
NHS Cheshire and Merseyside Local Maternity and Neonatal System - Improving Me
The Lullaby


Emily Miscioscia, Maria Velo-Higueras, Petra Graf Heule, Silvia Ammann- Fiechter
Robert Gordon University, Aberdeen, UK and ZHAW, Zurich, Switzerland
International Student Midwife Network

Donna James
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Morag Ogston
NHS Grampian

Holly Green, Kim Allen and Layla Toomer
Healthier Together urgent care app and Maternity Triage Line

Every trust across North East and North Cumbria LMNS
Surgical Services
NENC Digital Midwives Network

Kate Griffiths
Basildon Hospital, Mid and South Essex NHS Trust

Nicola Kacerovskis
Nottingham University Hospitals Trust

The Shropshire RCM Branch
Shrewsbury and Telford NHS Trust

Josephine Oamen
University College London Hospital

Gemma Short
University Hospital Dorset

Julia Lidderdale
Epsom and St Helier University Hospital
Down syndrome - fact, fiction, future.

ARIA Group
Guy's & St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust
Anti-Racism Implementation Advisory Group (ARIA)

Kate Brintworth
NHS England
Anti-Racism Framework and Fellowship

East Timorese Antenatal Clinic Midwives
Southern Health and Social Care Trust, Northern Ireland
East Timorese Antenatal Clinic

Bernadette Chubb & Rebecca Cockings
Yeovil District Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Implicit Bias in Maternity Care

Faiza Rehman
Cambridgeshire and Peterborough ICS

Mavis Afriyie
Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust

Cassandra Owusu
North Middlesex University Hospital London

Maxine Chapman
University of Leicester

Emma Lesley
Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Trust

Monique Balogun
University of Greenwich

Valerie Douglas
University of Hertfordshire

Selena Palmer
University of Leicester

Rebecca Gates
Bangor University


Catherine Cargill
Kingston University


Rachel Brackpool
London South Bank University


Holly Berry
University of Southampton


Isla Innes-Love
University of the West of Scotland


Michala Richardson
Birmingham Women's and Children's Hospital

Jodie Foran
Cardiff and Vale University Health Board

Sally Johnson
Lewisham Council

Aida Popescu
Lewisham & Greenwich NHS Trust

Anne Allen
Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh Foundation Trust

Pauline Cross and Mavis Afriyie
Lewisham Council
Quality Standard for Cultural Humility

Induction of Labour Working Group
Birmingham Women's and Children's NHS Foundation Trust
Improving Induction of Labour pathway through multiprofessional

The Midwifery Team
University of Greenwich
Development of a Midwifery Degree Apprenticeship

Perinatal Pelvic Health Team
South East London Local Maternity & Neonatal System
Perinatal Pelvic Health Service

The Pregnancy after Loss Rainbow Team
Royal Berkshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
The Pregnancy after Loss Rainbow Service

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