Ellenia Tumini

Lecturer Practitioner, Midwifery

Faculty:Faculty of Health, Education, Medicine and Social Care

School:Nursing and Midwifery

Location: Chelmsford

Areas of Expertise: Complex Midwifery Care , Obstetric High Dependency Care

Research Supervision:Yes

Courses taught: Midwifery

Ellenia is a part-time lecturer practitioner and part-time obstetric high-dependency midwife in central London, with specialist interests in complex midwifery care and medical problems.


Before commencing her role with ARU, Ellenia worked as a rotational midwife in London, followed by a position as a core labour ward midwife, and has since specialised as an obstetric high dependency midwife – planning and delivering care to women with complex pre-existing health needs, or women who develop complications within the childbearing period. She continues in this specialised role alongside working as a lecturer practitioner. Ellenia joined the university in 2021 and is undertaking an MSc in Advanced Midwifery Practice.

Spoken Languages


Research interests

The psychological impact of rare/complex disease in pregnancy.


BSc (Hons) Midwifery


  • BSc (Hons) Midwifery (Anglia Ruskin University)
  • MSc Advanced Midwifery Practice, in progress (Anglia Ruskin University)
  • PgCert Higher Education, to be commenced 2021 (Anglia Ruskin University)
  • Mentorship Programme (Kings College University)
  • Care of the Critically Unwell Woman module (Anglia Ruskin University)

Memberships, editorial boards

  • Royal College of Midwives