Dr Valerie Fleming secures ESRC grant for work on conscientious objection

Dr Valerie Fleming has just secured an ESRC grant for her work on conscientious objection. Here are details about the project: Project title: Understanding the extent of and limitations to conscientious objection by health care practitioners to abortion Context: The 1967 Abortion Act, which was the first legislation on abortion to cover Scotland, England and… Continue reading Dr Valerie Fleming secures ESRC grant for work on conscientious objection

WG3: New paper – A concept analysis of the term migrant women in the context of pregnancy

A concept analysis of the term migrant women in the context of pregnancy by Marie-Clare Balaam, Melanie Haith-Hooper, Alena Parizkova, Marina Joanna Weckend, Valerie Fleming, Triin Roosalu, Sanja Spoljar Vrzina published in the International Journal of Nursing Practice (link here). Abstract Aim This paper explores the concept of migrant women as used in European healthcare… Continue reading WG3: New paper – A concept analysis of the term migrant women in the context of pregnancy

When New Life Meets Death participatory research project receives grant

COST Action members Claudia Meier Magistretti and Valerie Fleming have successfully gained a grant for 159,000 Swiss Francs from the Swiss Academy for Medical Sciences (http://www.samw.ch/de.html) for their project “When new life meets death”, a participatory research project to improve care for families whose babies are given a diagnosis incompatible with life while in utero… Continue reading When New Life Meets Death participatory research project receives grant