Robb Kightley

Senior Lecturer Midwifery

RM, MSc, PGDip

November 2005 - Senior lecturer (Midwifery), Oxford Brookes University

November 2003 - November 2005 - Programme area manager health and social care and early years, Gloucester College of Art and Technology, Gloucester and Cheltenham

May 2001 - November 2003 - Midwifery lecturer, City University, London

April 1999 - May 2001 - Labour ward and Obstetric theatre coordinator, Royal London Hospital, London

September 1995 - April 1999 - E and F grade midwife, St Marys NHS Trust, Paddington, London

September 1992 - September 1995 - Student midwife, Sir Gordon Roberts School Nursing and Midwifery, Northampton


Membership of Professional Bodies


Teaching

Undergraduate

  • Midwifery long and short courses


Teaching/Research interests

  • Socio-politics of families
  • Risk and clinical practice
  • Reproductive technology and the law/society
  • Fetal consciousness
  • Gender
  • Sociology
  • Womens health


Selected Publications

Kightley R (2005) Fetal Consciousness British Journal Midwifery Vol 13 Iss 11

Kightley R (2007) Delivering Choice: Where to Birth. British Journal Midwifery Vol 15 Iss 6

Kightley R (2007) Postnatal Depression and Unhappiness British Journal Midwifery Vol 15 Iss 11.

Kightley R (2010) Power of Birth: Uncontrollable Urges and the Transition to Motherhood British Journal Midwifery Vol 18 Iss 3

Kightley R (2013) Childbirth Emergencies in:  Fundamentals of Paramedic Practice  Wiley  Oxford

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