Cynthia P. Dickinson received her M.S.N. and nurse-midwifery education and her M.P.H. in epidemiology at Columbia University in New York City. She began her nurse-midwifery career serving low-income families in the Bronx. She moved to San Diego in 1989 where she worked on the National Infant Mortality Project and was a staff nurse-midwife at the University of California San Diego (UCSD) Medical Center and the Comprehensive Perinatal Program. She is currently Co-Director and full-scope practice nurse-midwife at The BirthPlace, a county-wide perinatal program for underserved families.
MAKING THE ALTERNATIVE THE MAINSTREAM
Maintaining a Family-Centered Focus in a Large Freestanding Birth Center for Low-Income Women*
Article first published online: 6 JAN 2011
1994 American College of Nurse Midwives
Journal of Nurse-Midwifery
Volume 39, Issue 2, pages 112–118, March-April 1994
How to Cite
Dickinson, C. P., Jackson, D. J. and Swartz, W. H. (1994), MAKING THE ALTERNATIVE THE MAINSTREAM. Journal of Nurse-Midwifery, 39: 112–118. doi: 10.1016/0091-2182(94)90020-5
Adapted from a paper originally presented at the American Public Health Association's 120th Annual Meeting: November 11, 1992; Washington, DC.
- Issue published online: 6 JAN 2011
- Article first published online: 6 JAN 2011
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