President, Royal College of Midwives
Kathryn was elected President of the RCM in June 2017 and is an established Consultant Midwife with a long history of clinical care in the NHS. She has worked in many diverse settings including neonatal services and community midwifery care. She is currently the Consultant Midwife and Clinical Lead for Low Risk Women at Sandwell and West Midlands Hospitals NHS trust.
Kathryn is passionate about women’s issues and particularly in relation to childbearing. Kathryn specialises in women’s psychological, emotional and mental wellbeing during childbirth.
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