Consultant Midwife Trainee
Oxford University Hospital Trust
Louise Perkins is a Consultant Midwife trainee, in her 3rd year of the Trainee Consultant Practitioner programme with Health Education Thames Valley. She trained as a midwife at Oxford Brookes University, before working at Oxford University Hospital Trust and Oxford Brookes University as both a clinical midwife and midwifery lecturer. She is a Supervisor of Midwives and is currently undertaking a Doctoral in Clinical Practice at the University of Southampton. Her key interests in research and clinical practice lie in supporting women with significant fear of birth, and the planning care for women with complex needs and preferences.