As the Inaugural Director of the Midwifery Research Unit, Professor Kildea leads research across distances. She is currently working on a number of international projects focussed on improving pregnancy and labour, and promoting natural births. Her expertise lies in introducing and evaluating innovative models of maternity service delivery, and she has a passion for strengthening rural and remote maternity services particularly those that lead to care provision for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families.

Find out more information on how to apply for a Research Higher Degree (MPhil or PhD) with the School. For all enquiries regarding research supervision, please contact ask@uq.edu.au.