Ann Forster Page, DNP, APRN, CNM, FACNM
Ann Forster Page, DNP, APRN, CNM, FACNM is an Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor in the School of Nursing at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Forster Page is the nurse-midwife service director with the University of Minnesota Physicians, and nurse-midwife director at Birthplace at UMMC, MHealth Fairview. She provides full-scope nurse-midwifery care in an academic, university practice serving a diverse and urban population. Ann is one of the leaders driving perinatal quality improvement and safety work throughout MHealth Fairview’s larger healthcare system. She holds an adjunct associate professor appointment in the UMN Medical School as a part of the UMN Department of OB/GYN and Women’s Health and has helped drive innovative interprofessional educational experiences with midwifery students and OB residents at UMN. Dr. Forster Page has spent time teaching birth attendants in Haiti, helped lead a workshop on limiting blood loss and blood product use for midwives in Kabul, Afghanistan, and co-led a workshop teaching new midwifery faculty from Kabul University in partnership with Manipal College of Nursing in Manipal, India. Ann has served in many roles within the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) at both the local and national levels, including the ACNM Board of Directors and the Reducing Primary Cesarean Project.