Jon Baines Tours​Professor Cathy Warwick CBE

Dame Cathy Warwick was Chief Executive of the Royal College of Midwives for 9 years and now works independently. Cathy is also Honorary Professor of Midwifery and an Honorary Professor of Midwifery at Kings College London. In 2006 she was awarded a CBE for services to Midwifery and Healthcare and in 2017 was made a Dame. Cathy lectures, writes and advises on midwifery issues with a particular interest in the organisation of care and the promotion of choice for women. Cathy has travelled widely both on her own and with her family, visiting midwifery units in America, Sri Lanka and South Africa and has previously led successful midwifery study tours to China, India, South Africa, Nepal and Cuba.

​Professor Cathy Warwick CBE has previously led these tours

  • A Flower Hmong baby

    Midwifery In Vietnam

    23 Feb - 7 Mar 2019

    Child, maternal and newborn health in Vietnam has improved markedly over the last couple of decades. However, there are disparities between the rich and the poor, the Kinh majority and ethnic...
    • Medical & Professional Tours
  • A toucan in Costa Rica

    Midwifery in Brazil

    10 - 22 Nov 2018

    The role of the midwife and natural birth is still developing in Brazil, where c-section delivery dominates, particularly in the private sector. There are wide discrepancies between urban and rural...
    • Medical & Professional Tours
  • Rooftops of Kathmandu

    Midwifery in Nepal

    3 - 14 Nov 2017

    Squeezed between India and Tibet, Nepal is a country that stretches from rich subtropical forest to soaring Himalayan peaks. This is a country as diverse in its landscape as it is culturally, with...
    • Medical & Professional Tours
  • Table Mountain

    Midwifery in South Africa

    11 - 23 Mar 2018

    This midwifery study tour, led by Professor Cathy Warwick, shows you the many faces of this beautiful and diverse land. Travel from Johannesburg into the safari country of Kruger National Park,...
    • Medical & Professional Tours