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Research from Griffiths, Christine

Christine Griffiths

Christine Griffiths

Christine.Griffiths@op.ac.nz

Christine is Head of the School of Midwifery. Living on the Kapiti Coast she is based in the Wellington satellite, and travels to Dunedin regularly. Christine has worked for Otago Polytechnic (OP) since 2010 and has responsibilities across the undergraduate and postgraduate midwifery programmes. She has worked full time as a midwife since gaining midwifery registration in 1985, and is a founding member of the New Zealand College of Midwives. Christine is currently studying towards a PhD through AUT.

Research Outputs

Journal Article

Doering, K., Patterson, J., & Griffiths, C. (2016) Negotiating wa (harmony): A qualitative study about the challenges Japanese women who live in New Zealand have in maintaining their birth traditions. International Journal of Childbirth. Ref.: Ms. No. IJCBIRTH-D-14-00003R2 Re: Ms. No. IJCBIRTH-D-14-00003R2.

Conference Contribution - Published Paper

Patterson, J., Baddock, S., Miller, S., Griffiths, C. & Mountier, J. (2012) Evaluation of a Bachelor of Midwifery programme using blended delivery to geographically spread satellites. Nottingham International Conference for Education and Research in Midwifery. University of Nottingham, UK. 7th & 8th September, 2012. Abstracts accepted for this conference have been double blind, peer reviewed. This is a premier conference for midwives from around the world.

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