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Linda V. Walsh

PhD, CNM, FACNM
Associate Professor
University of San Francisco

Linda V. Walsh, CNM, PhD, FACNM, obtained her nursing degree from the University of Connecticut, her Masters of Public Health/ Certificate in Nurse-Midwifery from The John Hopkins University and her PhD from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing. Dr. Walsh's dissertation topic was the “Historical Analysis of Midwifery Care 1910-1940.” Currently, Linda is a tenured Associate Professor at the University of San Francisco School of Nursing. Dr. Walsh also works part time as a Staff Clinician at Gardner Family Health Network in San Jose, California and Staff nurse-midwife at Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital. In 2002, Dr. Walsh became a Fellow of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, and was also awarded the ACNM Journal of Nurse-Midwifery Book of the Year Award.