Three CON Alumni Highlighted for Research Contributions in Scholarly Journal's 60th Anniv. Issue

Cover from Journal of Midwifery & Women's HealthNancy Lowe, Janet Engstrom and Joyce Roberts, all three College of Nursing alumni, are highlighted for their research contributions in the 60th anniversary issue of the Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health.  As the journal explains:

"In midwifery circles, honoring the midwives who have gone before us is a tradition and a reminder of our responsibility to our profession and the women we serve. As part of the commemoration of the 60th anniversary of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) and the Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, this special year-long series will highlight US midwife researchers whose work has informed education and practice and resonated in the pages of this and other professional journals."*

The article goes on to list the three researchers featuring "only a few of the many studies that comprise their work".  Nancy Lowe is listed under the research area, "Managing Labor Pain";  Janet Engstrom is listed under "Fundal Height Measurement";  And finally, Joyce Roberts is listed under "Second Stage Labor".  See complete issue.

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*  Barger, M., Faucher, M. A. and Murphy, P. A. (2015), "Honoring US Midwife Researchers Part I: Theorists and Historical Influences". Journal of Midwifery & Women’s Health, 60: 89–98. doi: 10.1111/jmwh.12288