Saturday, September 25, 2021

Congratulations to the 2021 ACNM Election Winners

We're excited to announce the winners of the 2021 ACNM Election! Thank you to the Nominating Committee (Nena Harris, Terri Clark, Celina Cunanan, Lisa Hanson, Gwendolyn Foster, and Linda McDaniel), the candidates,...

First Quarter Midwifery Certifications

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

YNM Member Story: Onidis Lopez, DNP, ACNM, CNM-BC

For Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 - October 15), we are highlighting Hispanic/Lantinx midwives. I am a Hispanic-born midwife from Miami, Florida. My parents are from Central America and...

YNM Member Story: María Ramos Bracamontes, CNM

For Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15 – October 15), we are highlighting Hispanic/Lantinx midwives. My name is María Ascención Ramos Bracamontes and I am a Mexican Indigenous certified nurse-midwife...
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....

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 after receiving her General Nursing Diploma in 1959, moved to...

After All These Years, I Still Love It

My day starts at 5 AM, when I go out for a run to relax and think. I arrive at hospital at 7:30 AM, where nurses greet me with a chorus of...

YNM Member Story: Michelle Becker, MS, RN, LCCE

Share your story: What does midwifery mean to you? What would you like to be celebrated in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife? Midwifery to me...

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 was an epidemiologist with many years’ service at the U.S....

In Loving Memory of Margaret Ann Marshall

Memorial Remembrance - Margaret Ann Marshall 1944 – 2021 A wise and tenacious voice for women and newborns, Margaret Ann “Peg” Marshall, CNM, EdD,...