SERIES 4 EP.5: Focussing on the fetus and newborn – the midwife’s role

In this fifth episode of Midwifery Hour series four, Sue Macdonald, Curator of the Midwifery Festivals; Co editor of Mayes Midwifery (16th Edition) was joined by Dr Mary Sheridan BEM, Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) Lead and Midwifery Lecturer, Guy’s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London and Sorcha Magee, Specialist Fetal Wellbeing Midwife, Croydon Health Services NHS Trust


This week focused on the newborn and explored the midwife’s role in newborn assessment and fetal physiology and monitoring.


Host Sue Macdonald was joined by Dr Mary Sheridan BEM (Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) Lead and Midwifery Lecturer, Guy’s and St Thomas NHS Foundation Trust and King’s College London) and Sorcha Magee (Specialist Fetal Wellbeing Midwife, Croydon Health Services NHS Trust).


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Sorcha Magee


Dr Mary Sheridan BEM



You can listen to the episode on your podcast app of choice: Spotify, Apple Podcasts or Anchor.


DATE FOR YOUR DIARY: The next episode airs on 19 May 2021 - register now.


Catch up on Series 1 - 4 here.


This hour was produced by Neil Stewart Associates and filmed by Narrowcast Media Group.

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