Sue joined Middlesex University as a midwifery lecturer in January 2013. She had previously been living and working in Switzerland where she was a midwifery lecturer at the Berne University of Applied Science and in independent practice attending home births. Sue has always maintained her clinical practice alongside her academic career. Sue combines working as a lecturer at Middlesex University with working as a clinical midwife within a continuity of care model at University Hospital Lewisham.
Further professional activity
All aspects of normality, informed choice, neonatal resuscitation, home birth, water birth.
Women's motivation for a home birth
Brailey, Sue (2016) The Albany Model of Care: working in partnership with women. In: Birth in Focus: Stories and Photos to Inform, Educate and Inspire. Pinter and Martin, London, pp. 190-201. ISBN 9781780662350
Brailey, Sue and Jarrett, Patricia and Luyben, Ans and Poat, Angela (2015) Swimming against the tide: women's experience of choosing a homebirth in Switzerland. British Journal of Midwifery , 23 (11). pp. 780-788. ISSN 0969-4900