Below you will find information and resources from past NCT events for health professionals

Update day for user reps  on MSLCs and research projects

Date and venue: 12 November 2016, Bristol

Conference presentations (click presenter name to download):

Seána Talbot, NCT President/MSLC chair
Elizabeth Duff, NCT senior policy advisor
Caroline White, Author and mother
Maria Booker, Epsom and St Helier MSLC Co-chair and Birthrights Project Coordinator
Mary Newburn, Consultant on Patient and Public Involvement (Maternity)
Rosie Dodds, NCT senior policy advisor (1993-2016), maternity services review

Handouts (click to download):

A useful resource - RCOG maternity indicators for all NHS trusts in England
Intervention rates 2016
Guide for local Healthwatch on using NICE resources
Tools for your role - NICE 
Walk this way to Walk the Patch
Promote your MSLC work: make a film like we did!

Midwifery-led care and choice of place of birth:

Facilitating change through sharing research and good practice

Date and venue: 2 July 2015, University of Birmingham

Conference presentations (click presenter name to download):

  • Tracey Johnston, Consultant Obstetrician, Birmingham Women’s NHS Foundation Trust
  • Tracey Cooper, Consultant Midwife, Normal Midwifery at Lancashire Teaching Hospitals NHS Trust and member of the NICE Intrapartum care guideline development group
  • Cathy Shneerson, Reasearch Fellow, University of Birmingham
  • Paula Clarke, Consultant Midwife, Birmingham Women’s Hospital
  • Sarah Noble, Consultant Midwife, Birmingham Women’s Hospital
  • Kirstie Coxon, Senior Lecturer, Florence Nightingale Faculty of Nursing and Midwifery, Kings College, London
  • Diane Reeves, Chief Accountable Officer, Birmingham South Central Clinical Commissioning Group
  • Kathryn Gutteridge, Consultant Midwife, Serenity and Halcyon Birth Centres
  • Soo Downe,  Professor in Midwifery Studies, University of Central Lancashire