Mrs Leigh Ham

Mrs Leigh Ham

Lecturer in Midwifery, Midwifery

Telephone number

+44 (0) 1792 513291

Email address

Office - 126
First Floor
Vivian Building
Singleton Campus

About

Leigh is a Midwifery Lecturer within the College of Human and Health Sciences. She trained as a midwife in Cardiff University, qualifying in 2008. She has worked in a number of different areas within a hospital setting providing both low and high risk care. She is passionate about providing all women with individualised and compassionate care, regardless of the environment.

She has been involved in education since 2016, commencing the role of Education Liaison Midwife in Hywel Dda University Health Board and Midwifery Lecturer at Swansea University. She is committed to enhancing the student learning experience and helping guide students in becoming safe and competent practitioners. 

Areas Of Expertise

  • Normal midwifery care
  • Complex needs in midwifery care
  • Clinical skills
  • Study skills
  • Research

Career Highlights

Teaching Interests

All aspects of midwifery care

Clinical skills

Research

Study skills

Emergency care

Research

I am currently undertaking my own research into human rights in childbirth as a postgraduate student.