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Melissa Ann Merwin, American nurse midwife. Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner, Florida; certified nurse-midwife. Member American College Nurse-Midwives.

Background

Merwin, Melissa Ann was born on June 5, 1948 in Gary, Indiana, United States. Daughter of Walter J. and Agatha (Daugird) Merwin.

Education

Bachelor, University Wisconsin, 1971. Bachelor of science in nursing, University Miami, 1976. MSN, University Miami, 1993.

Career

Staff nurse medical-surgical unit, labor room, Bayfront Medical Center, St. Petersburg, Florida, 1976-1980;staff nurse labor room, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Florida, 1980-1982;childbirth educator, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Florida, 1981-1990;home visiting nurse, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Florida, 1985-1989;clinical educator observatory unit, Baptist Hospital of Miami, Florida, 1982-1993;staff nurse midwife, U. Miami School Medicine at Deering Hospital, since 1993. Consultant, educator Florida Healthy Mothers/Healthy Babies, Gainesville, 1990-1992. Speaker at professional conferences.

Membership

Member American College Nurse-Midwives.

Connections

Married Richard Vahan, December 25, 1977. Children: Alexander, Peter, Tatiana.