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Chair:  Wreatha Carner 

General Activities

  • Supports work of the Division of Global Health as it relates to pre-service and continuing midwifery education
  • In conjunction with DGO staff, contributes to the development of continuing education courses for members who are interested in increasing their knowledge and skills in global health
  • Assists interested student members to identify projects that are mutually beneficial to the student, ACNM, and/or nurse-midwifery education programs
  • Develops a resource for potential midwifery students on the ACNM website for students seeking an international exchange during their midwifery school (i.e. contracts, models, guidelines)
  • Connects faculty and students who are interested in international research
  • Maintains, updates and provides information relative to international practice standards for midwives


If you are interested in joining this section, please fill out the volunteer application form, and email it to the Section Chair listed above. Terms are for three years and all ACNM members are eligible and encouraged to apply.

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

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