I want to thank you to both the audience of this website and the community of families and midwives who have been supportive of my ongoing educational pursuits. I am thrilled to share that in June I defended my dissertation and in July
Today I want to share two studies describing what may be considered the ‘capacity’ of hospitals. 1 2 The research team surveyed hosptials in California about their staffing, treatments available, and the types of treatments they are able to provide. Why? Because the
I’m happy to say that I have a system that will make the Natural Childbirth Directory work with this platform. I’m less happy that it will take a few days to transfer over all the pages – but it will be worth
It’s time to migrate the website. Unfortunately the webhost I had been using for years has not be updated in years leaving me frustrated as I try to work with 2016 technology. I’m not sure how long this migration will take, so
Exciting news friends…my abstract was accepted at the normal birth conference. I’ll be presenting the results of my recent meta-analysis of neonatal outcomes with water birth. This one is in Sydney, Australia…but I’m looking forward to meeting any of you who will
Part of any PhD program is the requirement to teach. This seems normal when you consider in many disciplines a PhD is what qualifies you to teach at the college level. It also seems normal when you consider that many PhD trained
My semester has ended, which is good because so many things on the website have been neglected during this round of classes. For those who are new to the blog, I’ve just completed my second year in a PhD Program in Nursing.