Friday, September 18, 2020

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...

Region II Update (Jul-Dec 2019): Sharing the Value of Midwifery-Led Care

In this update, we’ll highlight the Virginia and DC Affiliates. The next will feature Maryland, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.

Region I Update (Jul-Dec 2019): Making Progress in Important Midwifery Legislation

Right in the middle of the pandemic, which has hit New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut very hard, I salute the affiliates...

About ACNM’s Midwives of Color Initiative Fund

Because of the courageous voices of midwives of color (MOC) and their allies at the last ACNM Annual Meeting, ACNM was tasked with developing...

ACNM Welcomes Nichole Wardlaw as Region II Board Representative

ACNM welcomes Nichole Wardlaw, CNM, FACNM, as the new Region II Representative to the ACNM Board of Directors. Nichole has been an...

Passing of Sr. Teresita Hinnegan, CNM

We are saddened to share the recent passing of Sister Terese "Teresita" Hinnegan, CNM. Teresita was a strong women's rights advocate and a tireless...

Passing of Hazel Frances Burton

We are saddened to share the recent passing of Hazel Velma Laurita Frances Burton, CNM. Hazel was born in Antigua West Indies in 1938 and...

Eliminating the Racial Disparities Contributing to the Rise in U.S. Maternal Mortality: Perspectives from...

Download as a PDF Valuing the Lives of All Mothers As the American College...

Global Outreach: Advancing Maternal Health in Small Communities Around the World

Global engagement is one of five strategic goals of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM). Ensuring women and newborns throughout the globe have access...

Your State Affiliates at Work: Increasing Access to Midwifery Care Nationwide

Affiliate leaders are already busy in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife with efforts to increase access to midwifery care nationwide. ACNM...