Vaccines webinar for Midwives

This webinar will discuss the role of midwives in public health and as advocates for women. It will highlight how the advice around vaccines for pregnant women has evolved and how the system has changed to support pregnant women.

In addition the panel will offer guidance on the counselling conversations regarding how to support women make informed choices about vaccination and allay the concerns they have. The panel will showcase approaches which have been applied successfully in the service.


Dr Mary Ross Davie, Director of Professional Midwifery, RCM (Panel Chair)

Dr Christine Ekechi, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist and Co-Chair, Race Equality Taskforce, RCOG

Jennie Hall, Director of Nursing and Clinical Delivery for the Vaccination Programme, NHS England

Christine Kerrigan, Consultant Midwife, Wirral University Teaching Hospital NHS Foundation Trust and MVP Chair

Clare Livingstone, Professional Policy Adviser, RCM

Dr Pat O’Brien, Obstetrician and Gynaecologist and Vice President, RCOG