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Jonathan Dominguez Hernandez

Jonathan Dominguez Hernandez

Jonathan Dominguez Hernandez

ZHAW School of Health Sciences
Institute of Midwifery and Reproductive Health
Katharina-Sulzer-Platz 9
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 71 78

Education and Continuing education

Expertise and research interests

- Women's Public Health in the Reproductive Period.
- Health inequalities and inequities
- Evidence-based practice
- Guidelines development and implementation

Professional milestones

2021 Institute of Midwifery, Dept. of Health, ZHAW

2017 - 2021 University lecturer in Health Sciences (BSc Midwifery, BSc Nursing, MSc ANP, MSc Nursing Management), IMC FH Krems, FH Vorarlberg, Austria,

2016 - 2017 Research Associate: Department of Evidence-Based Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology Danube University Krems, Austria, Cochrane Austria, University of Bremen, Germany, Austrian Midwives Board (ÖHG).

2016 - 2017 University Lecturer, IMC FH Krems, University of Applied Sciences, Austria, midwifery and physiotherapy program

2012 - 2015 Head of Women´s Health Department and Governance manager, Chelsea and Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK, South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust, Warwick, UK.

2010 - 2012 AMP: Lead for the midwifery-led outpatient clinic for communicable diseases and substance misuse in pregnancy, University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, London, United Kingdom

2007 - 2010 Labour ward Midwife and Community Care, Ashford & St Peter's Hospitals NHS Trust, Chertsey, United Kingdom

2000 - 2007 Nurse, Servicio Canario De Salud, Tenerife and La Gomera, Spain, Salford Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Manchester, United Kingdom, West Cumberland Hospitals NHS Trust, Carlisle, United Kingdom

Educational background

2020 - 2025 PhD Public Health, Lancaster University, United Kingdom. Exploring Fear of Childbirth through digital storytelling: A mixed methods study

2018 -2020: Master in Advanced Nursing Education (MSc), FH Campus Wien, Austria Teaching education for university studies in health. Master's thesis: cultural, competent, "compassionate care": do we need to teach it to nursing students? A "Mixed Methods" Educational Needs analysis.

2017 - 2019 Master of Public Health (MPH), Manchester University, United Kingdom. Master's thesis: The influence of maternal breastfeeding attitudes and breastfeeding self-efficacy on breastfeeding intention and breastfeeding prevalence in Germany: a research proposal for a mixed methods study.

2015: Health Economics and Management, Keele University, Staffordshire, United Kingdom

2011 - 2013 Master of Laws (LLM) (Medical Law), Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom. Master's thesis: Is the Nursing and Midwifery Council Fit to Practise: the regulation of the Nursing and Midwifery profession in England.

2011 - 2012: Supporting and Assessing Learning in Practice Settings (Mentorship course), City, University of London, United Kingdom

2008 - 2010 Bachelors of Laws LLB (Honours Degree), The University of Law, Guildford United Kingdom.

2005 - 2007 Bachelor in Midwifery (Honours Degree), Lancaster University, United Kingdom.

1997 - 2000 University Diploma in Nursing, Universidad de la Laguna, Tenerife, Spain

Membership of networks



Conference contributions, peer-reviewed

Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Dominguez Hernandez, J., Brieskorn, B., Theierling, B. (2019) An overview of systematic reviews comparing routine cultured-based screening and risk-based or no screening in the prevention of early onset group B streptococcus in the neonate. Österreichische Hebammenzeitung 03/2019

Dominguez Hernandez, J. (2018) Die Entwicklung der Leitlinien für die Betreuung der gesunden Schwangeren. Vortrag. Hebammenkongress, Wien

Dominguez Hernandez, J. (2017) Leitlinien Entwicklung in Rahmen der Prävention. Vortrag. Zukunftswerkstatt: Visionen für Forschung und Praxis in der Geburtshilfe, FHG - Zentrum für Gesundheitsberufe Tirol