A Research Project of the Institute of Nursing Science · University of Basel

About the Study

The MaNtiS project investigates the causal effect of midwifery and nurse staffing on maternal and neonatal salutogenic outcomes in a Swiss university hospital.

The Team

The MaNtis research team is a interdisciplinary team constituted by Prof. Dr. Michael Simon (RN), Luisa Eggenschwiler (RM), Prof. Dr. Giusi Moffa (Statistician), Prof. Dr. Valerie Smith (RM).


Poster presentation of staffing supply and demand modelling at the 7th International Conference of the German Society of Midwifery Science 8./9. February 2024 in Berlin

Presentation of midwifery staffing instruments at the Conference for Swiss midwifery leaders 16. November 2023 in Olten

Financial support by the Swiss National Science Foundation through a PhD fellowship for Luisa Eggenschwiler secures the successful realisation of the MaNtiS Study.