Journal of Midwifery & Women's Health www.jmwh.org


AIMS & SCOPE

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.

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

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 Carolina

Mary C. Brucker, CNM, PhD, FACNM

Dallas, Texas

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

Stephanie Bergwall

EDITOR EMERITUS

Mary Ann Shah, CNM, MS, FACNM

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

Chicago, Illinois

Mary Ann Faucher, CNM, PhD

Arlington, Texas

Holly Powell Kennedy, CNM, PhD, FACNM, FAAN

San Francisco, California

CONSULTING EDITORS

Helen Varney Burst, CNM, MSN, DHL (Hon.), FACNM History

Eugene R. Declercq, MBA, PhD

Public Health Research

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

Primary Care

David A. Grimes, MD

Reproductive Health

Judy Norsigian

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

Ethics

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

Global Health

Deanne R. Williams, CNM, MS, FACNM

Public Policy

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