Our latest newsletter welcomes our Pennsylvania and South Carolina State Chapters. Read about reasons for forming a state chapter, the support chapters are receiving from a very generous donor, and meet Susan Smartt Cook, our Chapters Coordinator. Details in Full Newsletter
Our recent Board of Directors elections saw the largest ever participation by NACPM members. The membership elected Ellie Daniels, Audrey Levine and Kaye Kanne to serve on our board. In addition, NACPM members voted in favor of amending our bylaws to allow for the formation of state chapters. Details in Full Newsletter
In 2012, the U.S. ranked 43rd in the world in infant mortality. A disproportionate number of infant deaths occur in minority communities. Read about the role of racism in infant mortality as well as profiles on a number of individuals and organizations who work to address racial disparities in maternal and infant birth outcomes. Details.
Watch for Free, 1.5 MEAC CEUs $15 We are thrilled to be able to share with you a very special webinar, presented by Mary Lawlor, Kaye Kanne, Jamie Eidsath, Jo Anne Myers-Ciecko and Sandra Stewart. This webinar provides an overview of the purpose, history, accomplishments, and next steps for US MERA. Details in Full Newsletter
News for CPMs Our latest newsletter highlights US MERA, the collaboration with the International Confederation of Midwives and a number of revealing articles that highlight the important role midwives play in improving birth outcomes. Details in Full Newsletter
Register Now for our free webinar on September 15, 2:00 – 3:30 pm Eastern Time We are thrilled to be able to share with you a highly informative webinar on the history, purpose, accomplishments and future of US MERA: US MERA: What It Could Mean for CPMs. Join Mary Lawlor, Kaye Kanne, Jamie Eidsath, JoAnne Myers.
International Confederation of Midwives Report on the 5th Regional Meeting in Suriname 8/21/2015 Quick links: About ICM ICM Website 5th ICM Americas Regional Conference Paraguay Midwives ICM Toronto US MERA 2015 Annual Report Upcoming Webinars US MERA 9/15/15 US MERA 10/13/15 MAMA Campaign 10/29/15 Annual Meeting 11/12/15 International Confederation of Midwives Report on the.
Important Updates for CPMs — Save These Dates! August 14, 2015 In This Issue: Upcoming Webinars US MERA 9/15/15 US MERA 10/13/15 MAMA Campaign 10/29/15 Annual Meeting 11/12/15 Link to Previous Webinars and CEU Info CPMs have made significant progress in our efforts to expand midwifery’s impact on maternity care and to achieve state licensure,.
Dear CPMs, On behalf of the NACPM Board of Directors, we are excited to share with you the 2015 Annual Meeting Report from the United States Midwifery Education, Regulation and Association (US MERA) collaboration! Details in Full Newsletter
Watch for Free, 1.5 MEAC CEUs $15 We are thrilled to be able to share with you a very special webinar, presented by the US MERA Task Force on Direct Assessment: Leveraging Competency-Based Education and Direct Assessment to Advance Midwifery Education The Task Force is providing access to the recording for free, and we encourage.