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Research from Wratten, Jade


Jade Wratten



Jade is a senior lecturer/kaiako in the School of Midwifery, based in the Palmerston North. She has worked as a midwife at Mid-Central DHB and also as a Lead Maternity Carer. Jade believes that NZ's model of midwifery care is unique and deserves protection and nurturing within New Zealand. She is passionate about helping students develop and gain quality midwifery skills and knowledge.

Research Outputs

Conference Contribution - Other

Wratten, J. (2017) Midwives perspectives of providing care to women with increased BMI. Conference poster presentation. the International Confederation of Midwives Congress Toronto, Canada June.

Chapter in Book

Wratten, J., Martin, C. & Mullen, A. (2014) Nutrition in Pregnancy and Childbirth : Food for thought. Chapter 3 in Davies, L. & Derry, R. Nutrition in Pregnancy and Childbirth: Food for Thought, Routledge. ISBN 10: 0415536065 / ISBN 13: 9780415536066

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