Course Director
Implementing Saving Babies' Lives

Professor Alex Heazell

MBChB Hons, PhD, MRCOG
Professor in Obstetrics, University of Manchester
Honorary Consultant Obstetrician
Clinical Director of the Tommy’s Stillbirth Research Centre

Professor Alexander Heazell is a Professor in Obstetrics and Clinical Director of the Tommy’s Maternal and Fetal Health Research Centre, University of Manchester.

After graduation from the University of Birmingham Medical School in 2000, he commenced clinical training in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. After completing his PhD thesis on placenta dysfunction in preeclampsia, he has focussed his research interests around stillbirth and is particularly interested in the role that placental dysfunction plays in this condition.

He has also led qualitative research projects to explore professionals and parents’ experiences after stillbirth, with a particular focus on investigations following a stillbirth. His research portfolio includes a profile of basic science, clinical and qualitative research studies with the aim of better understanding and diagnosis of stillbirth leading to improvements in care and saving babies lives.

He has published over 75 peer-reviewed papers. He is involved with several workstreams with the Department of Health to prevent stillbirths and improve care. He is the chair of the International Stillbirth Alliance.

Speaker of Events

Start Time Name Details Location Price
September 13, 2019

Implementing Saving Babies’ Lives: prevention of preterm birth, growth restriction and stillbirth – Birmingham – 13 September 2019

Birmingham - Venue TBA £120.00
Birmingham - Venue TBA £120.00
November 16, 2018

Implementing Saving Babies’ Lives: prevention of preterm birth, growth restriction and stillbirth – Manchester – 16 November 2018

JMW Solicitors LLP, 1 Byrom Place, Manchester, M3 3HG £120.00
JMW Solicitors LLP, 1 Byrom Place, Manchester, M3 3HG £120.00
May 4, 2018

Implementing Saving Babies’ Lives: prevention of preterm birth, growth restriction and stillbirth – Birmingham – 4 May 2018 – Cancelled

Birmingham
Birmingham
September 15, 2017

Predict to Prevent – London – 15 September 2017

Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5AD £95.00
Kennedys, 25 Fenchurch Avenue, London, EC3M 5AD £95.00