Tuesday, October 19, 2021

YNM Member Story: Christine Taylor, CNM

What does midwifery mean to you? What would you like to be celebrated in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife? Midwifery chose me. When I was growing up, all I knew was that...

The Passing of Jan Weingrad Smith

With a heavy heart, we share the news of Jan Weingrad Smith's passing on May 22nd at Norwalk Hospital Saturday night, after a brief battle with metastatic colon cancer. Jan Weingrad Smith was a...

ACNM Welcomes Dr. MaryJane Lewitt as Chair of the Division of the Advancement of...

ACNM welcomes MaryJane Lewitt, PhD, CNM, FACNM as the new Chair of the Division of the Advancement of Midwifery. Dr. Lewitt is the Executive Associate Dean of Academic Affairs in the School of Nursing,...

National Academy of Medicine Inducts ACNM President Dr. Susan Stone

Congratulations to ACNM President Dr. Susan Stone, DNSc, CNM, FACNM, FAAN who was one of only two nurses inducted into the National Academy of Medicine (NAM) Class of 2018 at NAM’s annual...

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...

YNM Member Story: Tamika Julien, DNP, CNM, WHNP-BC, CLC

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? I, Tamika Julien...

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,...

Diana Jolles Named to 2021 National Quality Forum Leadership Consortium

Last week, the National Quality Forum announced its 2021 Leadership Consortium roster, welcoming leading healthcare experts from 31 member organizations to shape its 2022 priorities. Diana R. Jolles, PhD, CNM was selected...

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.*

Passing of Edith B. Wonnell, CNM, MSN, FACNM

We are saddened to announce the passing of ACNM Life Member Edith B. Wonnell, CNM, MSN, FACNM. Edie was a leader and pioneer in nurse-midwifery in the United States. Edie was educated in nursing at...