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Professor Julie Jomeen

Professor Julie Jomeen

Dean: Faculty of Health Sciences
Professor of Midwifery; Chair Society of Reproductive and Infant Psychology, University of Hull

Julie Jomeen is Professor of Midwifery, and Dean of the Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Hull, UK.  She co-leads a Research Group for Maternal, Reproductive Health within the Faculty. A key focus of her work is exploring issues of perinatal mental health and psychological health in childbearing women. A programme of research which has led to strong collaborations in relation to national and international research, service development work and practitioner training initiatives.

Other research interests include women’s choice and decision-making and practitioner decision making.  She has also been involved in national and international curriculum development in midwifery. Julie is an Adjunct Professor at Southern Cross University in Australia and Memorial University Newfoundland.  She has held associate editor positions for BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth and Women and Birth and was Chair of the Society for Reproductive and Infant Psychology from 2014-2017. Julie is Deputy Chair of the HEE/NIHR Integrated Clinical Academic Programme, Clinical Lectureship panel.