Liz Wilkes is the Managing Director and Midwife at My Midwives. A highly qualified and experienced midwife, Liz has been a midwife since 1995, and an expert clinician with private practice experience for the last 13 years.
Liz’s goal is to ensure that every woman in Australia has a midwife who she knows providing care in birth, and that those who also need an obstetrician as well have their obstetrician and midwife working really well together when needed.
As the PBC Expo Midwife-In-Residence, our Expo visitors can access Liz at all 7 Expos each year around the country, to answer any questions relating to pregnancy, labour and birth. Liz also hosts the free antenatal classes at each Expo too, bringing her qualifications and years of experience straight to you.
Articles by Liz Wilkes
During pregnancy the thought of bringing a new baby home from hospital causes some of the highest anxiety for parents-to-be. Of course the time of home coming is highly charged with emotion- you may not know what to do and feel a sense of responsibility like no other.
This article aims to overview a few of the changes that you and your baby may undergo in the last days of pregnancy and first days after birth.
Midwifery and Maternity Providers Organisation (MMPOA) know first-time expectant parents often have many questions about the journey ahead. Here they answer the most common questions qualified midwives are asked.This Bupa Parenting Insights talk is given by Liz Wilkes, CEO of MMPOA. Liz answers the following 10 questions:
This talk delves in detail into the experience of parenthood immediately before, during and after childbirth. It covers practical tips and tricks to help care for your newborn.
When you become pregnant it can seem like a whole new world has opened up. Everyone has an opinion on what is good and bad! Read these tips from MMPOA to help you avoid the information overload.