Return to Global Outreach > Get Involved

Division of Global Health


In collaboration with the Department of Global Outreach, the Division of Global Health (DGH) contributes to worldwide efforts to improve the health of women and children globally through the advancement of the profession of midwifery. DGH seeks to promote best evidence-based practices for women's and newborn health, support the education of midwifery students as global citizens, and increase the visibility of midwifery work internationally. By coordinating global research, education, networking, and communication across the membership, DGH works to support the strategic goals of ACNM while serving as a resource to its members with a global focus.


Chair: Jody Lori 
Research Section: Amy Levi
Education Section: Wreatha Carner
Networking Section: Katrina Nardini  (Chair-elect  Amy Nacht)
Communication Section: Diana Spalding  (Chair-elect  Susanna Vega)

Board of Directors Liaison: Mairi Rothman
National office contact: Suzanne Stalls

All of the Division's work is done via the four sections listed below. To join the division you must identify a section you are interested in and apply for membership. Terms are for three years and all ACNM members are eligible and encouraged to apply. After filling out the volunteer application form, please email it to the appropriate Section Chair listed above.

This page was last modified 2/27/2014 9:39:57 AM

Check out the workshops held at this year’s annual meeting!

WK02 - Disaster Preparedness & Response Workshop for Midwives
Tuesday, May 13, 8:00am – 4:00pm
CEUs: 0.7 Pharmacology Hours: 1

WK04 - Helping Babies Breathe Master Trainer Workshop
Tuesday, May 13, 8:15am – 5:45pm
CEUs: 0.85

WK05 - Global Health Competencies: Effective Teaching Skills
Tuesday, May 13, 8:00am – 4:00pm
CEUs: 0.7

Click here for more information

© 2010 American College of Nurse-Midwives. All Rights Reserved. 8403 Colesville Rd, Suite 1550 • Silver Spring MD 20910 • Phone: 240-485-1800 • Fax: 240-485-1818