Monday, June 27, 2022

YNM Member Story: Edith Smith, CNM, WHNP

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 means opportunity!...

Passing of Sister Jeanne Meurer, CNM, FACNM, MS, FSM

We are saddened to share the recent passing of Sister Jeanne Meurer, Fellow and past Vice President of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, and 2002 recipient of ACNM's Hattie Hemschemeyer Award. Below...

Second Quarter Midwifery Certifications

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

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.*
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...

ACNM Welcomes Karen Jefferson as the Director, Midwifery Practice and Education

ACNM welcomes Karen Jefferson, DM, CM, FACNM as the new Director, Midwifery Practice and Education, as of May 21, 2021. Dr. Jefferson formerly served on ACNM's Board of Directors as the Region...

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...

In Memoriam: Joyce Roberts

It is with a heavy heart that we announce the peaceful passing of Joyce Roberts on January 16, 2022, surrounded by her sister, daughter and grand-daughter. A renowned nurse-midwife, educator, scholar, and national leader,...

Retirement Notice: Ruth Wingeier, CNM

Ruth Wingeier, CNM, retired from her home birth midwifery practice on 1/1/2020 after 37 years of full-scope nurse-midwifery and assisting at 2000 births in Long Prairie, Minnesota. She and her husband will enjoy...