Amy Levi, PhD, RN, CNM, WHCNP, FAAN, FACNM, is the Albers Endowed Professor of Midwifery at The University of New Mexico (UNM) College of Nursing. She is currently serving as vice chancellor for academic affairs of the UNM Health Sciences Center. Prior to her appointment, she served as director of interprofessional education for the UNM Health Sciences Center. She was previously the program director of the Nurse-Midwifery Education program at the University of California San Francisco and the director of midwifery clinical services at the The University of Vermont and at the University of Pennsylvania prior to that appointment.
Her research and professional interests encompass safe motherhood, unintended pregnancy management and midwifery education. Recent publications outline the evidence for health care providers to become competent in preventing unintended pregnancy, applying a public health prevention model and the development of competence in the provision of abortion care by nurse practitioners and nurse-midwives. Levi is a fellow in the American College of Nurse-Midwives and the American Academy of Nursing, and Chair of the Midwives for Sexual and Reproductive Health and Abortion Caucus of the American College of Nurse-Midwives.
Levi received a Doctor of Philosophy and Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Pennsylvania, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Widener University, a certificate in OB/GYN nurse practitioner from the University of Pennsylvania, an Associate's Degree in Nursing from the State University of New York at Albany and a Bachelor of Arts from Hampshire College.