Curriculum Vitae

Education

2017 Lactation Counsellor IBCLC (Stilberaterin IBCLC), Europäisches Instittut für Laktation und Stillen, Stuttgart, Germany

2016 Lean Health Care Expert, University of Basle/ Leancom GMBH, CH

2013 Academic Teaching (Hochschuldidaktik) (Certificate), BFH, Bern,

2001- 2008 Doctoral study (PhD), School of Midwifery, Health and Social Care, Glasgow Caledonian University, Glasgow, Scotland UK

1991- 1992 Postgraduate Diploma Management, BPIH, Berne, CH

1985- 1986 Postgraduate Diploma Education, Teacher/ Lecturer, Main discipline (Obstetrics/Midwifery) 1. Degree, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, NL

1980-1983 Midwifery School, Heerlen, NL

1973- 1979 Atheneum, Maturität Typus B, Ashramcollege, Alphen aan den Rijn, NL


Professional experience

2014- present Visiting Fellow, School of Health and Social Care, Bournemouth University, Bournemouth, UK

2018- present Frau- Mutter- Kind/ Woman- Mother- Child department, Spital Oberengadin, Samedan, CH

2013- present Honorary Lecturer, Institute of Psychology, Health and Society, University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

2013- 2018 Hebamme/ Midwife, Geburtenabteilung; Wochenbettabteilung/ Postnatal ward, Frauenklinik/ Women’s Clinic, Spital STS AG Thun, CH

2009-2013 Head of Research and Development/ Consultancy Midwifery, (FH-) Professor of Midwifery Science, Department of Research and Development/

Consultancy, Section Health, Berner Fachhochschule/ Bern University of Applied Sciences BFH, CH

2003- 2010 Head of Midwifery Programme, Bildungszentrum für Gesundheit und Soziales, Chur, CH

1997- 2002 Teacher/ Lecturer/ Deputy Head of Programme, Midwifery Programme, Berufsschule für Gesundheits- und Krankenpflege, Chur, CH

1995 Lecturer Midwifery School, Berne, CH

1991- 1997 Midwife/ Clinical teacher/ Deputy Head of Antenatal Ward, Antenatal ward/ Birthing rooms, University Women’s Clinic, Berne, CH

1990- 1991 Midwife/Clinical teacher, Birth rooms, Women’s Clinic, Cantonal Hospital, Lucerne, CH

1989- 1990 Midwife, Birth rooms, Lindenhof Hospital, Berne, CH

1983- 1989 Midwife/ Clinical teacher/ Lecturer/ Research midwife, St. Elisabeth Clinic/ Midwifery School, Heerlen, NL

1980- 1983 Midwifery Student, St. Elisabeth Clinic, Heerlen, NL

1979- 1980 Salesperson, Bookshop Paagman, Leidschendam, NL

1979 Nursing assistant, Senior living residence,Woubrugge, NL