Ireland’s 4th International Children’s
Palliative Care Conference:

Contemporary Challanges in the Care of Children with Complex and Palliative Care Needs
An Interdisciplinary Conference

Thursday 21st - Friday 22nd November 2019

National University of Ireland Galway.


Sharon Nurse has worked extensively within Midwifery and Neonatal education in the last 35 years in Northern Ireland; she is currently a Senior Lecturer in the School of Nursing & Midwifery in Queens University, Belfast.

Through collaborative curriculum design, Sharon strives to ensure that the highest standards of neonatal care are embedded in all midwifery and neonatal programmes provided by Queens University. This work has enabled her to sit on many of the committees and working groups within Maternal and Child Care in Northern Ireland.

Sharon’s clinical and academic work in Midwifery and Neonatology is represented in her numerous publications and presentations at national and international conferences. Her special interests include neonatal resuscitation, newborn screening,  perinatal and neonatal palliative care.