Karina is a lecturer in Midwifery with the College of Health & Biomedicine

Karina has been a lecturer at Victoria University since 2014 and Course Leader for the Bachelor of Midwifery.


Conference presentations

PSANZ (Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand), April 19-22, 2015, 19th Annual Conference, Discoveries; Improving Perinatal Care; Poster Presentation and short Oral Presentation.

ACM (Australian College of Midwives), October 5-8, 2015, 19th Biennial Conference, Super Midwives; Making a Difference; Oral Presentation.

Western Health Research Week, November 16-19 2015, Oral Presentation.

Teaching responsibilities


  • Course Leader: Bachelor of Midwifery.

Unit coordinator:

Professional memberships

  • Perinatal Society of Australia and New Zealand (PSANZ)
  • Australian College of Midwives (ACM)

Industry experience

Karina previously worked as a midwife in England before moving to Melbourne. Karina has worked as a Midwife for 17 years. Her experience includes Associate Midwife Unit Manager position at Sunshine Hospital, working in Midwifery Group Practice and providing publicly funded homebirths.

Areas of expertise

  • Continuity of Care Models
  • Homebirth
  • Waterbirth
  • Women and Birth

Contact details

(03) 9919 2104