Midwife of the Week: Lisa Uncles

lisaunclesLisa B. Uncles, MSN, CNM graduated Magna Cum Laude from Frontier Nursing University and earned a Masters of Science from Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing. She worked at The Developing Families Center in Washington, DC, a city with some of the worst maternal and infant outcomes in the country. The Center collaborates with local nonprofits to provide quality care and social services to low income families. The trailer for Making Mothers, a film by Fanlight Productions that profiles Lisa and her work at the Center, can be viewed here. Ms. Uncles has also served as Clinical Director at the Family Childbirth and Children’s center at Mercy Hospital in Baltimore, and currently provides midwifery care at SPPS Metropolitan OB/GYN at Mercy.

This Midwife of the Week post was written by Valerie Meharg. It originated on FoMM’s Facebook page and is archived here on our website for your continued enjoyment!