BIRTH2 Course Director - Predict to Prevent

Dr Alex Heazell

MBChB Hons, PhD, MRCOG
Senior Clinical Lecturer in Obstetrics, University of Manchester
Honorary Consultant Obstetrician
Clinical Director of the Tommy’s Stillbirth Research Centre

Dr Alexander Heazell is a Senior Clinical Lecturer in Obstetrics and Clinical Director of the Tommy’s Maternal and Fetal Health Research Centre, University of Manchester.

After graduation from the University of Birmingham Medical School in 2000, he commenced clinical training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. After completing his PhD thesis on placenta dysfunction in preeclampsia, he has focussed his research interests around stillbirth and is particularly interested in the role that placental dysfunction plays in this condition.

He has also led qualitative research projects to explore professionals and parents’ experiences after stillbirth, with a particular focus on investigations following a stillbirth. His research portfolio includes a profile of basic science, clinical and qualitative research studies with the aim of better understanding and diagnosis of stillbirth leading to improvements in care and saving babies lives.

He has published over 75 peer-reviewed papers. He is involved with several workstreams with the Department of Health to prevent stillbirths and improve care. He is the chair of the International Stillbirth Alliance.

Speaker of Events

Start Time Name Details Location Price Status
January 13, 2017

Predict to Prevent – Portsmouth – 13 January 2017

Coffin Mew Lakeside, North Harbour, Bldg 1000, Western Rd, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 3EN £95.00 The course has passed
Coffin Mew Lakeside, North Harbour, Bldg 1000, Western Rd, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO6 3EN £95.00 The course has passed
September 15, 2017

Predict to Prevent – London – 15 September 2017

Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5AD £95.00 The course has passed
Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5AD £95.00 The course has passed