Quickening is ACNM's quarterly publication written by midwives for midwives. It focuses on ACNM news, timely topics, research, and much more.
Editorial and Advertising Deadlines for upcoming issues:
- July 16, 2018 for the Summer 2018 edition
- Oct 1, 2018--for the Winter 2018 edition
We welcome submissions via [email protected]. Please check our editorial guidelines.
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The print edition of Quickening is available to ACNM members at cost for $35/year: To sign up, visit: http://midwife.org/printQuickening.
SPRING 2018 QUICKENING
In This Issue: View the PDF
- Reducing Primary Cesareans: A Multi-Discipline Approach that Works
- I've Graduated. Now What?
- Affiliate Spotlight: Hawai'i
- The New Doctorate of Midwifery Degree
- Global Health: Striving for Respectful Maternity Care
- And Much More
WINTER 2018 Quickening
In This Issue: PDF
- Mental Health and Illness: Building Midwifery Knowledge
- ACNM Volunteer Structure Realignment
- Lessons from a Deadly Pandemic
- Impacting the Opioid Crisis
- Sex Positivity in Clinical Practice
Fall 2017 Quickening: PDF (Live links in the Contents page)
In This Issue:
- Indigenous Midwives: Reclaiming, Restoring, and Rebuilding
- The Oregon Model: How Oregon achieved a non-restrictive practice environment and payment parity
- Savannah Sneak Peak: Annual Meeting 2018
- Maternal Mortality Review Committees: Essential Players
- Preventing Alcohol-Exposed Pregnancies
--and much more!
Summer 2017 Quickening: PDF In this issue:
- Honoring ACNM's Remarkable Midwives at the 62nd Annual Meeting & Exhibition
- The Safe Childbirth Checklist: How it's Saving Lives
- Sneak Peak: Midwifery Works 2017
- Addressing the Post-Graduate Fellowship Trend
- The Incremental Danger of Sleep Deprivation
--and much more!
Spring 2017 Quickening: PDF
In this issue:
- Group Prenatal Care: Is it in Your Future
- Meet 2 Certified Midwives
- Rethinking Work-Life Balance
- "Midwives' Voices, Midwives' Realities": What You Need to Know
- ACNM updates, resources, and much more!
Winter 2017 Quickening: PDF