Thursday, January 27, 2022

ACNM Welcomes Dr. MaryJane Lewitt as Chair of the Division of the Advancement of...

ACNM welcomes MaryJane Lewitt, PhD, CNM, FACNM as the new Chair of the Division of the Advancement of Midwifery. Dr. Lewitt is the Executive...

Passing of Judith Rooks, CNM, MPH, MS

We are saddened to share the recent passing of Judith Rooks, CNM, MPH, MS, past-president of the American College of Nurse-Midwives. Judith...

Bylaws Summary of Actions

Dear ACNM Members,At the May 21 and 22, 2019 ACNM business meetings held at the 64th Annual Meeting and Exhibition in the...

ACNM Membership Scholarships Awarded to Recent Midwifery Graduates

In December 2019, I was invited, along with Bridget Howard, Secretary of the ACNM Board of Directors, by University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing...

ACNM Bylaws Revision 2020: Be Part of the Process!

Originally adopted in 1955 and most recently amended in 2015, the ACNM bylaws serve as the guiding documents that define the structure and function...

Region VII Update (Jul-Dec 2020)

I am pleased to share a little about the amazing work of the Oregon Affiliate. Their vision is, “Oregon as a leader...

Student Update (Jul-Dec 2019): Developing More Resources for Midwifery Students

Congratulations to the August graduates! We wish you all well as you prepare for boards, conduct job searches, and begin working as...

Gender Equity Task Force Steps Forward

At the Spring 2016 board meeting, the ACNM Board of Directors approved the creation of a Gender Equity Task Force charged...

Region I Update (Jul-Dec 2020)

I want to open the Region I update with condolences to Massachusetts midwife Barbara Wax, CNM, MS, longstanding ACNM member, who continued...

Please Step Up …

“Raising the Voice of Midwives, One Donation at a Time”—this is our motto in the Midwives-Political Action Committee (PAC), and this fall,...