Supporting Vaginal Birth and Reducing Primary Cesarean Delivery Taskforce

A multi-disciplinary taskforce including physicians, nurses, midwives, public health professionals and childbirth advocates, and with representation from healthcare purchasers, will drive the development and dissemination of this toolkit. 

Chair

MSN, RNC-OB, PNNP, IBCLC
Director of Perinatal Outreach, Clinical Program Manager
MPH, MSN, CNM
Co-Lead for Toolkit to Support Vaginal Birth
Executive Director Women’s Services

Supporting Vaginal Birth and Reducing Primary Cesarean Delivery Taskforce Members

Senior Advisor
Childbirth Connection at National Partnership for Women and Families
CNS
Riverside County Regional Med Center
Clinical Educator, Women's Services
Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
Sutter Medical Group Yolo Division
Clinica Sierra Vista FQHC
MD, MPH
National Clinical Director of OB Hospitalists
Obstetrix Medical Group
Vice Chairman, Department of Anesth; Chief, Division of Obstetric Anesthesiology
California Pacific Medical Center
Medical Director and Executive Committee Chair
CMQCC
RNC-OB, IBCLC, ICCE
Community Memorial Health System
CNM, MSN
Lead Midwife OB Hospitalist Group
Alta Bates Medical Center
CNM, MS
Founder Tree of Life Birth Center
Scripps Encinitas Hospital
PhD, RN, CNM
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
California State University Fullerton
Chief Executive Officer
Hospital Quality Institute
CD (DONA)
Owner
Mum's the Word
MD, MPH
Director, Reproductive Health Programs
County of Los Angeles Public Health
Medical Director, OB-Gyn Quality & Safety
Swedish Health Services
Sutter David Health Care
MPH, MSN, CNM
Co-Lead for Toolkit to Support Vaginal Birth
CNS
Sutter Medical Center Sacramento
RPPC Northeastern Region
RN, CNM, EdD
Miller Children's Long Beach Hospital
DNP, RNC-OB, CNS-BC, C-EFM
RN, BA, CPHQ
National Improvement Advisor
Cynosure Health
Chief, Obstetric Anesthesiology; Associate Adjunct Professor of Anesthesiology
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center