Prof Dr Julia Leinweber (PhD)


Institute of Midwifery, Charite Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany. 


Research keywords: secondary trauma, birth trauma, PTSD, intrapartum care, midwife, empathy.


Julia has worked as a midwife in Germany and Australia. She is leading the BSc. Midwifery Program and is the head of the Institute of Midwifery at the Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin. Julia has a longstanding professional and research interest in the quality of women’s birth experiences and how these affect women and midwives.