Thursday, September 19, 2019
Photo of ACNM Life Member Nancy Sandrock, CNM

Transition of ACNM Life Member Nancy Sandock, CNM

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of ACNM Life Member Nancy Sanrock, CNM. Nancy Sandock was a founding member of Midwives in Support of Life...
Photo of Dr. Felina Ortiz, Chair of Midwives of Color Committee

Felina Ortiz, DNP, CNM, RN Appointed New Chairperson of the Midwives of Color Committee...

Congratulations to Felina Ortiz, DNP, CNM, RN who was appointed as the new committee chair for the Midwives of Color Committee effective October 1, 2019. MOCC recruits, retains, and supports the advancement of persons...
Photo of ACNM Board President - Elect Cathy Collins-Fulea

ACNM Board President-Elect Cathy Collins-Fulea Joins Other Leaders in Sexual and Reproductive Health at...

The American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) Board President-Elect Cathy Collins-Fulea was invited to attend the 7th Annual Academic Leadership Meeting hosted by the Fellowship in Family Planning and the Society of Family Planning, on...

Transition of Pearline Gilpen, CNM To Join The Ancestors

It is with profound sadness that I share the news of the passing of Pearline Gilpen, CNM, ACNM Midwives of Color Committee Distinguished Leadership Award winner, June 27, 2015.

Second Quarter Midwifery Certifications

Congratulations to all of our newly certified midwives in the second quarter of the year!

ACNM Honors the Legacy of Frances T. Thacher, CNM, MS, FACNM, Beloved A.C.N.M. Foundation...

Midwives have lost a beloved friend, passionate champion, and tireless advocate who leaves a distinguished and indelible legacy that will continue to be felt in perpetuity.   Frances Tower...
After a career in international public health, Renee Fiorentino earned her CM degree and switched to clinical midwifery.

From International Public Health Specialist to American Certified Midwife

After a 15-year international career in public health spanning 20 countries, Renée Fiorentino, LM, CM, MPH earned her Advanced Certificate in Midwifery in 2016 from State University of New York, Downstate....

Q&A with Lori Trego, Distinguished Nurse Scholar in Residence at the National Academy of...

Lori Trego, PhD, CNM, FAAN, a nationally recognized researcher, talks about her role at the National Academy, why midwives are the perfect providers for military women, and much more.*

Remembering: Susan Hanafin

The following remembrance is adapted from Susan Hanafin's obituary. View the full obituary here. Susan Hanafin, a long-time resident of Denver, Colorado, passed...

First Quarter Midwifery Certifications

Congratulations to all of our newly certified midwives in the first quarter of the year!