Ronnie Lichtman
C.N.M., Ph.D.


A Midwife's Notes

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Pregnancy Links

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Ronnie's newest book

Praise for Dr. Guttmacher's Pregnancy, Birth and Family Planning




Ronnie Lichtman is a midwife, educator, and advocate for women's health. She has published widely for both lay and professional audiences. The Chair of the Midwifery Education Program at Downstate Medical Center in New York City, she earned a Ph.D. in sociomedical sciences from the Milkman School of Public Health, Columbia University and her MS in Maternity Nursing with a specialization in midwifery from Columbia University. She previously directed the midwifery programs at Columbia University and SUNY Stony Brook.

Ronnie Lichtman is a well-known speaker for a variety of audiences.

  Books and Articles

Dr. Guttmacher's Pregnancy, Birth & Family Planning Details

Gynecology: Well-Woman Care Details

The Family Health History Workbook Details

"Coping with Postpartum Depression" American Baby