Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Region V Update (Jan-Jun 2020)

We continue to show up for our patients to provide exceptional care, in our leadership roles to support the profession, in our educational roles to support students and grow more midwives, in...

Region VI Update (Jul-Dec 2020)

Region VI has been busy supporting ACNM’s work to address racism in our profession, organization, and health care system and ultimately support BIPOC students and midwives. The work that has been achieved...

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 in anti-racism work in the reproductive health field.” I sat...

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 proud of all of you for pushing through, staying motivated,...

Region VI Spring Update: The Benefits of Being an Affiliate Member

One of the benefits of an ACNM membership is being a member of an affiliate. Affiliates provide a wealth of opportunities for members through collaboration, advocacy, and continuing education. Region VI affiliate...

Region III Update (Jul-Jan 20201)

Region III will share some of its affiliates’ accomplishments during the last months and a short poem of encouragement in these times of difficulties and challenges: The North Carolina...

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 to care for patients in Brocton, MA after she lost...

Region IV Update (Jan-Jun 2020)

I am so honored to be representing this region to the ACNM Board. I am looking forward to learning your needs, your patterns, and your successes as we move forward and...
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 December! Well wishes to you as you take your boards...

Region VII Update (Jan-Jun 2020)

Greetings from the land of the midnight sun! As the summer winds down, the sun is setting just before midnight. I recently had the pleasure of speaking with Candace...