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Midwifery Education Program

Faculty Clips

Ronnie Lichtman, CNM, LM, PhD, FACNM -
Is the representative of Directors of Midwifery Education on the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) Task Force on Diversity and Inclusion

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Ronnie Lichtman

Valerie Roe, CNM, LM, MS, FACNM -
Retired After 19 Years of Being on the Faculty & Received the Dr. Donald Scherl Faculty Excellence Award

Each year, the College of Health Related Profession acknowledges a faculty member who has demonstrated faculty excellence. The President Donald Scherl Faculty Excellence Award is presented to a member of the faculty who has demonstrated:

  • Innovations in Teaching
  • Professional and Community Services
  • Contributions to the College and Medical Center
  • Student Advocacy, Support and Service beyond student advisement

Valerie Roe


Suzanne Schechter , CNM, LM, MS, FACNM -
Is a member of the Board of Commissioners of the Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education (ACME)

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Suzanne Schechter


Aleida Llanes-Oberstein, CNM, LM, MS, FACNM -
Is a member of the New York State Maternal Mortality Expert Review Committee & the Hypertension Sub-committee

Photo of Aleida Llanes-ObersteinAleida Llanes-Oberstein