Helen Vamey Burst received her B.S. in Nursing from the University of Kansas and her M.S.N. and Certificate in Nurse-Midwifery from Yale University. She was previously Director of the Nurse-Midwifery Education Programs at the University of Mississippi Medical Center and the Medical University of South Carolina. She is presently Chairperson and Associate Professor of the Maternal-Newborn (Nurse-Midwifery) Program in the School of Nursing at Yale University. Ms. Burst is the author of the first textbook on Nurse-Midwifery to be published in the United States. (Helen Varney, Nurse-Midwifery. Blackwell Scientific Publications, 1980.)
TWO ROADS-WHICH ONE?*
Article first published online: 6 JAN 2011
1981 American College of Nurse Midwives
Journal of Nurse-Midwifery
Volume 26, Issue 5, pages 7–12, September-October 1981
How to Cite
Burst, H. V. (1981), TWO ROADS-WHICH ONE?. Journal of Nurse-Midwifery, 26: 7–12. doi: 10.1016/0091-2182(81)90082-3
This paper was presented by Ms. Burst as the keynote speech given opening night at the 26th Annual Meeting of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, April 27, 1981 in Denver, Colorado. This was the last speech given by Ms. Burst as President of the American College of Nurse-Midwives. The intent of this paper was to set the tone and to provide essential information for the Open Forum On Any Change In Titling Or Education the next day.
- Issue published online: 6 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 6 JAN 2011
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