• 1024 Citations
  • 14 h-Index
20062020
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Personal profile

Education/Academic qualification

Doctor of Philosophy, University of York

Master of Arts, University of York

Keywords

  • RG Gynecology and obstetrics
  • Public Health
  • RT Nursing
  • Midwifery
  • Culturally appropriate care
  • Maternal and infant health and nutrition
  • Qualitative methods

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Research Output 2006 2019

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Counselling interventions to enable women to initiate and continue breastfeeding: a systematic review and meta-analysis

McFadden, A., Siebelt, L., Marshall, J., Gavine, A., Girard, L-C., Symon, A. & MacGillivray, S., 21 Oct 2019, In : International Breastfeeding Journal. 14, p. 1-19 19 p., 42.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Breast Feeding
Meta-Analysis
Counseling
Parturition
Women's Health

Introduction to Birth's special issue: Quality of care II

McFadden, A. & MacDorman, M., Sep 2019, In : Birth. 46, 3, p. 389-390 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalSpecial issue

Midwifery is a vital solution: what is holding back global progress?

Renfrew, M., Ateva, E., Dennis-Antwi, J. A., Davis, D., Dixon, L., Johnson, P., Kennedy, H. P., Knutsson, A., Lincetto, O., McConville, F., McFadden, A., Taniguchi, H., ten Hoope-Bender, P. & Zeck, W., Sep 2019, In : Birth. 46, 3, p. 396-399 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

85 Downloads (Pure)

The role and scope of practice of midwives in humanitarian settings: a systematic review and content analysis

Beek, K., McFadden, A. & Dawson, A., 14 Jan 2019, In : Human Resources for Health. 17, 1, p. 1-16 16 p., 5.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
File
midwife
Midwifery
content analysis
Reproductive Health
Disasters

Using a quality care framework to evaluate user and provider experiences of maternity care: A comparative study

Symon, A., McFadden, A., White, M., Fraser, K. & Cummins, A., Jun 2019, In : Midwifery. 73, p. 17-25 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Quality of Health Care
Midwifery
Focus Groups
Mothers
Newborn Infant

Activities 2013 2018

Improving parents’ experiences of care and support following stillbirth: a review of reviews

Alison McFadden (Speaker), Joan Cameron (Speaker), Linda McSwiggan (Speaker), Anna Gavine (Speaker), Elaine Lee (Speaker), Caroline Hollins-Martin (Contributor), Lindsay Siebelt (Contributor), Haggi Michael Haggi (Contributor)
8 Jun 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Engaging and building trust with Gypsy, Roma and Traveller women in the perinatal period

Alison McFadden (Speaker)
6 Sep 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Commonwealth Scholarship Commission (External organisation)

Alison McFadden (Chair)
1 Apr 2018 → …

Activity: Membership typesMembership of committee

Tackling inequalities faced by Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities

Alison McFadden (Member)
18 Apr 2018

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - work on advisory panels

Scottish Government Ministerial Working Group on Gypsy/Travellers

Alison McFadden (Member)
12 Dec 2018

Activity: Other activity typesPublic engagement and outreach - work on advisory panels

Press / Media

Dundee Influences Pregnancy Health in India

Alison McFadden & Andrew Symon

18/12/18

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Massive health benefits from more breastfeeding

Alison McFadden

29/01/16

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Experts in call to halt adverts for infant formula

Alison McFadden

29/01/16

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Research

Thesis

How can breastfeeding support services best meet the needs of women of Bangladeshi origin living in the UK?

Author: McFadden, A., 2010

Supervisor: Renfrew, M. (Supervisor) & Atkin, K. (External person) (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Doctoral ThesisDoctor of Philosophy