Midwives Alliance of North America


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Midwives Alliance of North America

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MANA

A professional certification and advocacy group for midwives and midwifery care, students of midwifery, and their supporters.
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77) The Midwives Alliance of North America laid the groundwork for national education and certification standards when it developed a national certifying exam for direct-entry midwives, created a national registry of direct-entry midwives, published a statement of values and ethics guiding professional conduct of the direct-entry midwife, developed core competencies for the direct entry midwife and began collecting data for research.
Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA) Annual Conference: "Believe": October 13-15, 2006.
The theme of this joint conference co-organised by Midwifery Today and the Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA) Mexico was 'Honoring Traditional Midwifery'.