Department:School of Nursing & Midwifery
Areas of Expertise: Nursing and midwifery
After 28 years working full-time within the NHS & University Bev now works part-time and has focused her interest within in the Newborn and Infant Physical Examination (NIPE) screening procedure and has been the CPD NIPE Module leader for the past three years in both Chelmsford and Cambridge.
Bev qualified as a midwife in 1993 following a career as a general nurse working predominantly in the operating theatre. She worked full time as a midwife in Colchester until 2001 when she took a 50/50 secondment between clinical practice and the university and joined the midwifery team in Chelmsford as a Practice Educator Midwife until 2010. Bev became an Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO) instructor in 2004 and a Newborn Life Support (NLS) Resuscitation Council (UK) instructor in 1999, and in 2006 became a UK Resuscitation Council NLS Course Director. She continues with her 50/50 secondment however her role within ARU is now as a Midwifery Lecturer.