Editorial Board


The Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health (JMWH) is a bimonthly peer-reviewed journal dedicated to the publication of original research and review articles that focus on midwifery and women's health. JMWH provides a forum for interdisciplinary exchange across a broad range of women's health issues. Manuscripts that address midwifery, women's health, education, evidence-based practice, public health, policy, and research are welcomed.


Frances E. Likis, CNM, NP, DrPH

Nashville, Tennessee

Deputy Editors

Tekoa L. King, CNM. MPH, FACNM Oakland, California

Patricia Aikins Murphy, CNM, DrPH, FACNM Salt Lake City, Utah

Associate Editors

Mary K. Barger, CNM, MPH, FACNM Boston, Massachusetts

Sharon Bond, CNM, MSN, APRN-BC Charleston, South Carolia

Mary C. Brucker, CNM, PhD, FACNM Dallas, Texas

Janet L. Engstrom, CNM, RNC, PhD, FACNM Chicago, Illinois

Mary Ann Faucher, CNM, PhD Arlington, Texas

Holly Powell Kenedy, CNM, PhD, FACNM, FAAN San Francisco, California

Contributing Editors

Betty L. Chern-Hughes, CNM, MS Clinical Rounds

Sarah R. Cox, CNM, MSN, MPH Share With Women

R. Rima Jolivet, CNM, MSN, MPH

Resources for Evidence-Based Practice

Managing Editor

Mindy Rubenstein, MA

Editor Emeritus

Mary Ann Shah, CNM, MS, FACNM

Consulting Editors

Helen Varney Brust, CNM, MSN, DHL (Hon.), FACNM


Eugene R. Declercq, MBA, PhD

Public Health Research

Barbara W. Graves, CNM, MN, MPH, FCNM

Primary Care

David A. Grimes, MD

Reproductive Health

Judy Norsigian

Our Norsigina

Our Bodies Ourselves

Women's Health Advocacy

Julian T. Parer, MD, PhD

Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Maureen Shannon, CNM, FNP, PhD

Infectious Disease

Joyce E. Thompson, CNM, DrPH, FAAN, FACNM


Linda V. Walsh, CNM, MPH, PhD, FACNM

Global Health

Deanne R. Williams, CNM, MS, FACNM

Public Policy