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Amy Nacht DNP, CNM, MPH

Assistant Professor of Clinical Practice, Director (Midwifery Fellowship Program)
  • Center for Global Health
  • Obstetrics and Gynecology Gyn and OB Health (SOM)
  • University Nurse Midwives

Amy joined as clinical faculty for the University of Colorado College of Nursing in 2008 and currently works in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the School of Medicine. She completed her DNP at the University of Colorado College of Nursing, her midwifery training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, OH, and her MPH at the Colorado School of Public Health. Prior to joining the University of Colorado faculty, Amy worked in rural Colorado for six years. Her professional and teaching interests include global health, quality improvement projects, perinatal mood disorders, and medical education. She is involved in teaching and education programs for the CU College of Nursing, CU School of Medicine, and Colorado School of Public Health and is actively involved with the Center for Global Health Guatemala Project as the director of the maternal health clinical services.

Education, Licensure & Certifications

  • Master's in Public Health, University of Colorado
  • Certified Nurse Midwife, Frontier Nursing Service
  • Master's in Nursing, Case Western Reserve University
  • Registered Nurse, Case Western Reserve University
  • Bachelor's in Anthropology, University of Colorado



  • Member, Maternal Mortality Review Committee
  • Member, American College of Nurse Midwives Education Committee, First Assist Committee, Ultrasound Committee, Fellow Anti-Racism Taskforce Committee

Center for Global Health

Colorado School of Public Health

CU Anschutz

CU Medicine Building

13199 East Montview Boulevard

Suite 310

Mail Stop A090

Aurora, CO 80045

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