Saturday, September 25, 2021

Region III Update (Jul-Dec 2019): Sharing the Gem of Midwifery Through Hallmark Activities

Midwifery dates to biblical days and many are not aware of its existence nor the special care that midwives provide. The art...

Apply For 2020 Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) Program

The Health Services and Resources Administration (HRSA) is accepting applications for the fiscal year 2020 Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students (SDS) Program (as defined by...

Region IV Update (Jul-Dec 2019): Closing a Chapter

This is my last Quickening article in my current six-year role as the Region IV Representative. I wanted to say thank you...

Region IV Update (Jul-Dec 2020)

It has been a whirlwind six months! In spite of COVID, we all continue to get the work done. I am so...

Passing of Henry A. Thiede, MD

We are saddened to share the recent passing of Henry A. Thiede, MD. Henry was Chair of Obs/Gyn at the University of Mississippi School...

Passing of Anne Scupholme, CNM

We are saddened to announce the passing of Anne Scupholme, CNM, Fellow of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM). The Reverend Anne Scupholme, CNM passed...

Preceptors for Midwifery Clinical Education: A Call to Action in This Unprecedented Time

From the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM), the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME), and the American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB)

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...

Region V Spring Update: Strategizing, Leading Change

A common theme from affiliates in our region: student involvement! They are on affiliate boards, helping to lead change, and most affiliates...
Each year at the Annual Meeting, student midwives delivery their report to the board. Now the board has responded to issues raised in the 2018 report.

Student Representative Update

Encouraging Student Engagement and Looking Ahead to the ACNM Annual Meeting. Congratulations to the midwives who graduated in...