Welcome. Healthtalkonline, an award-winning charity website, lets you share in other people's experiences of health and illness. This information is based on qualitative research into patient experiences led by experts at the University of Oxford.
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We would like to thank the NCT, ARC, SureStart, Evelina Children's Heart Organisation, Kate Hunt, Sally Inch & Danny Tucker and all the participants, GPs and other health professionals who helped us with this research.
Senior Research Fellow, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
Allyson Williams MBE
Midwife Consultant, Community Midwife
Medical Director, Health Experiences Research Group, Department of Primary Health Care, University of Oxford.
National Childbirth Trust maternity services representative for Wales and Chairman of Conwy & Denbighshire NHS Trust
Professor of Midwifery and Women's Health , Kings College, London
Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Imperial College, London
Professor of Midwifery Research and Development, University of Bournemouth
Senior Research Officer, Social Science Research Unit, Institute of Education, University of London
Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Highlands and Islands Health Research Institute
Director of National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford
Research Fellow, National Perinatal Epidemiology Unit, University of Oxford
Education and Research Manager, The Royal College of Midwives