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Tamsin Bicknell

Interim Consultant Midwife for Public Health, Barts Health Central Maternity Team / Whipps Cross

Honorary Lecturer, City University London

Tamsin is a consultant midwife with considerable experience in direct care for vulnerable women, safeguarding, and service development focused on reducing health inequalities and improving experiences and outcomes for those with complex psycho-social lives. Tamsin’s own research has focused on developing humane and sensitive care for women in maternity settings where there is child protection intervention at birth.

Tamsin is an honorary lecturer at City University of London, teaching with sexual health colleagues on postnatal contraception & sexual health, trauma-informed maternity care, and other public health topics. She is also chair of her local union branch and sits on her local Pause Practice strategic board. Tamsin has been previously featured in the Guardian Newspaper and was recently awarded a Trust “care and compassion” award by colleagues.