Amy Levi is the Albers Professor of Midwifery at the University of New Mexico College of Nursing; she is also the Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs for the University Health Sciences Center. She was previously the Program Director of the Nurse-Midwifery Education program at the University of California San Francisco, and was the director of midwifery clinical services at the University of Vermont and 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. She is a graduate of Hampshire College, Widener University, and the University of Pennsylvania. Dr. 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.