Dr Louise Locock
Louise has a PhD in social policy from LSE (1998) and joined the Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford in 2003. She is now Deputy Research Director for the group.
Helped with recruitment and conducted some of the interviews. She is a qualitative researcher from a community development background. Her research areas include the healthcare and health of ethnic minority communities.
Conducted some of the interviews. Linda is a cultural historian. She taught for nine years at the University of East London before joining the Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford in 2001. She is now an independent social research consultant.
Senior Research Fellow, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
Allyson Williams MBE
Midwife Consultant, Community Midwife
Medical Director, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
National Childbirth Trust maternity services representative for Wales and Chairman of Conwy & Denbighshire NHS Trust
Professor of Midwifery and Women's Health , Kings College, London
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Imperial College, London
Professor of Midwifery Research and Development, University of Bournemouth
Senior Research Officer, Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London
Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Highlands and Islands Health Research Institute
Director of National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford
Research Fellow, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford
Education and Research Manager, The Royal College of Midwives
We would like to thank the NCT, ARC, SureStart, Evelina Children's Heart Organisation, Kate Hunt, Sally Inch & Danny Tucker and all the participants, GPs and other health professionals who helped us with this research.
Department of Health - Section 64 Grant