Wednesday, December 1, 2021

YNM Member Story: Valerie Ramsay, CNM

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 much more to me than...

YNM Member Story: JoAnn Niebur, CNM, RN, BSN

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? For a long time, I had a...

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...
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...
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Transition of ACNM Life Member Nancy Sandrock, CNM

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of ACNM Life Member Nancy Sandrock, CNM. Nancy Sandrock was a founding member of Midwives in Support of Life...

My Journey to Midwifery

I often wonder if I chose midwifery or if midwifery chose me. There is no doubt that my journey to midwifery began with my Mexican abuela (grandmother). I am a first-generation Mexican-American and the first...

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.
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...

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...

Second Quarter Midwifery Certifications

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