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Committee for the Advancement of Midwifery Practice

Attention Student Midwives!

 

We are looking for another student midwife to join the Committee for the Advancement of Midwifery Practice (CAMP). CAMP's main goal is to strengthen the profession of midwifery in the United States. Our work takes many different forms, from helping to create boards of midwifery to helping draft—and pass!—legislation on the state level supporting certified midwives (CMs). In the long run, we hope to support midwifery as a distinct profession, to make the profession more accessible to people of diverse backgrounds, and to encourage more individuals to become credentialed as CNMs and CMs throughout the United States.

Serving as one of CAMP's student members is a great way to get plugged in to the community, and it's a terrific way to learn about and become involved with the issues that will affect us once we graduate. It's not an overwhelming time commitment—we know everyone is knee-deep in midterms right now. We currently have a future CM serving as one of our student members. We would love to have a future CNM with us as well.

Please contact Shawna King at shawnakking@gmail.com if you are interested. We hope to hear from you soon!



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