Anna Harris

Anna Harris


  • 1.16d Edith Cavell Building

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Personal profile

Areas of Expertise

Childbearing emergencies; midwifery related issues.

Academic Background

  • MSc in Education Manchester University 2001
  • PGDE Manchester University 1998
  • BSc (Hons) Midwifery Luton University  1997

Key Research Interests


Hargreaves K & Harris A (2009) Nipple confusion in neonates British Journal of Midwifery February Vol 17, No 2, pages 97 - 103.

Teaching Interests

  • Obstetric Emergencies eg Antepartum/Postpartum Haemorrhage
  • Physiology related to childbearing
  • Postnatal complications
  • Breastfeeding
  • Public Health and Midwifery
  • Enquiry Based Learning (EBL)

Administrative Posts

  • Unit Leader for Level 2 and 3 Units on Diploma and Degree Programme
  • Interprofessional Learning Facilitator for all Schools across the Faculty of Health through the Centre for Interprofessional Practice (CIPP)
  • Appraiser for Midwifery Team
  • NAM representative for the “Baby Friendly Initiative for Higher Education Institutions”


  • UEA, Norwich Sept. ’04 – present Midwifery Lecturer
    •  Course Director and Module Lead Postgraduate Diploma Midwifery
    • NSC  representative for the “Baby Friendly Initiative for Higher Education Institutions”
    •  Sickle cell and Thalassaemia Link Lead for Midwifery Programmes
  • Addenbrooke’s NHS Trust, Cambridge Sept. ’00 – Sept. ’04 Senior Midwife
  • UEA, Norwich Feb. ’98 – July ’00 Midwifery Lecturer
  • Addenbrooke’s NHS Trust, Cambridge Jan. ’96 – Aug. ’97 Midwife
  • Northampton General Hospital NHS Trust Oct. ’93 – Dec. ’95 Midwife
  • Sir Gordon Roberts School of N & MW, Northampton Oct. ’94 – April ’95 Lecturer (secondment)
  • Voluntary Services Overseas (VSO), Nepal  Sept. ’92 – Aug. ’93 Nurse-Midwife Tutor
  • Nottingham Health Authority Sept. ’91 – Sept. ’92 Midwife

Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

In 2015, UN member states agreed to 17 global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all. This person’s work contributes towards the following SDG(s):

  • SDG 3 - Good Health and Well-being