Tuesday, August 9, 2022

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

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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...

YNM Member Story: Ann Konkoly, CNM

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What does midwifery mean to you? What would you like to be celebrated in the Year of the Nurse and the Midwife? Midwifery is a way. I have learned how to be present, how to...

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

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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,...

Teen Sex Ed in Rural Haiti

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Introduction This article describes the experiences of a midwife and retired nursing professor, a labor and delivery registered nurse (RN), and a family medicine physician working together to provide sexual health education in rural Haiti in January 2019. Our...

ACNM Welcomes Dr. Schnetzler as Chair of the Division of Organizational Capacity

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ACNM welcomes Elle Annalise L. Schnetzler, CM, DM, MS, LM as the new Chair of the Division of Organizational Capacity. She was recommended by past chair and ACNM past president, Lisa Kane Low, CNM, FACNM,...
Photo of Patricia Loftman, CNM, FACNM, MS, LM

ACNM Thanks Patricia Loftman, CNM, FACNM, MS, LM for a Decade of Service as...

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In a recent feature by National Public Radio (NPR),  a fearless advocate declares, "There continues to be a dramatic racial and ethnic disparity in the outcome of pregnancy and health for African-American women and...

National Academy of Medicine Inducts ACNM President Dr. Susan Stone

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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 meeting on...
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American Association of Colleges of Nursing Appoints Dr. Lisa Kane Low to Health Policy...

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Congratulations to ACNM member and past president Dr. Lisa Kane Low. Recently, Kane Low was appointed to the American Association of Colleges of Nursing's Policy Advisory Council. The Health Policy Advisory Council provides contextual and...
Photo of Cassy Zinke, Barbara Floyd, Caroline Barrett arriving in Haiti

Concordia University Health Professionals in Haiti January 2019; Learning and Serving in Rural...

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Cassy Zinke, Barbara Floyd, Caroline Barrett arriving in Haiti

Barbara A. Anderson, DrPH, CNM, FACNM, FAAN Receives NLN Adelaide Nutting Award

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Congratulations to Barbara A. Anderson, DrPH, CNM, FACNM, FAAN, Professor Emerita, Frontier Nursing University for receiving the NLN Adelaide Nutting Award for Outstanding Teaching/Leadership in Nursing. On September 28, 2019 in Washington, D.C., Dr....