Professor Jennifer Fenwick was the inaugural Professor of Midwifery and Clinical Chair (2011 – 2018) at the Gold Coast University Hospital and Griffith School of Nursing and Midwifery, Logan campus.
Professor Fenwick is an experienced clinician and academic and was named Australia’s leading researcher in the field of pregnancy and childbirth in 2018. Professor Fenwick’s focus is translating the evidence into practice which includes supporting the reorientation of maternity services to increase woman’s access to continuity of midwifery-led care as well as promoting the emotional wellbeing of the workforce.
Professor Fenwick has published over 140 peer reviewed articles, co-authored two books, written numerous grant applications, supervised a variety of PhD, Master and Honours students and attracted significant levels of funding. Jennifer has accumulated a number of awards over her career including a prestigious AAUT award (Australian Awards for University Teaching).
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Closing date for submission of abstracts: 29th October 2018
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14th December 2018
Closing date for ‘Early’ Registration:
15th March 2019