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Dr Catherine Ellis

Senior Lecturer

Department: Nursing, Midwifery & Health


  • Medical Science PhD January 21 2020
  • Health Education PGCert March 01 2011
  • Health MSc September 01 1998
  • Nursing PGDip July 01 1991
  • Nurse Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) 2019
  • Registered Nurse Tutor RNT 2014
  • Registered Health Visitor RHV 1991
  • Registered Midwife RM 1988
  • Registered General Nurse RGN 1986

Key Publications

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  • Systematic Literature Review Report for The National Child safeguarding Practice Review into the Sudden Unexpected Death of Infants (SUDI) in families where the children are considered to be at risk of significant harm, Pease, A., Garstang, J., Ellis, C., Wastson, D., Blair, P., Fleming, P. 30 Jul 2020
  • Safely Sleeping? An Exploration of Mothers' Understanding of Safe Sleep Practices and Factors that Influence Reducing Risks in their Infant's Sleep Environment, Ellis, C. 2019
  • Preventative strategies for sudden infant death syndrome, Sidebotham, P., Bates, F., Ellis, C., Lyus, L. 26 Mar 2018, Sudden infant and early childhood death: , Adelaide, University of Adelaide Press
  • Young mothers, Ellis, C. 10 Apr 2018
  • Young mothers:, Ellis, C. 8 Jun 2018
  • Engaging young, vulnerable mothers, Ellis, C. 18 May 2017
  • Artists and academics, Ellis, C., Mbarushimana, A. 26 Nov 2016
  • Unintentional asphyxia, SIDS, and medically explained deaths, Garstang, J., Ellis, C., Griffiths, F., Sidebotham, P. 1 Dec 2016, In: Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology
  • An evidence-based guide to the investigation of sudden unexpected death in infancy, Garstang, J., Ellis, C., Sidebotham, P. 1 Sep 2015, In: Forensic Science, Medicine, and Pathology
  • Child death in high-income countries 3, Sidebotham, P., Fraser, J., Covington, T., Freemantle, J., Petrou, S., Pulikottil-Jacob, R., Cutler, T., Ellis, C. Sep 2014, In: Lancet (London, England)

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Jennifer Menzies Start: 01/03/2020

PGR Supervision

  • Barbara Davies Start: 01/10/2020
  • Jennifer Menzies Start: 01/03/2020

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