Elizabeth Fagan


Midwifery Lecturer

Department of Midwifery

Contact Details

email: e.fagan@worc.ac.uk

Lizzy is new to the Midwifery team at the University of Worcester and will be teaching across the BSc and taking on module leadership. Lizzy has worked as a Midwife across much of the Midlands in several different midwifery roles, her most recent role being Practice Development Midwife, Lead for Midwifery Preceptorship at Birmingham Women’s Hospital. Lizzy has experience in change management, clinical education for the multi-disciplinary team, simulated education and devised and wrote the Preceptorship package at Birmingham Women’s Hospital. Lizzy will be continuing her own studies towards a Masters in Education.

Teaching Interests

Evidence based practice

Problem based learning


Clinical skills with a particular focus on perineal suturing

Inter professional, MDT learning

Normality in Midwifery

Research Interests

Undisturbed birth

Estimating blood loss following birth and the impact on maternal health

OASI trial

Professional Bodies

Professional registration with the NMC

Royal College of Midwives

Fellow of Higher Education Academy

External Roles

Midwife at Birmingham Women’s Hospital