Association of Women's Health, Obstetric and Neonatal Nurses

Address: 2000 L Street, NW Ste. 740 Washington D.C. 20036

Phone: 800 673 8499 
Fax: 202 728 0575

Organization Website:

Principle Staff: Susan Albrecht, President
Catherine Ruhl, Director, Women's Health Programs
Maureen Carnevale, Vice President, Development

Founded: 1969 (as NAACOG)

Mission Statement: Our mission is to improve and promote the health of women and newborns and to strengthen the nursing profession through the delivery of superior advocacy, research, education and other professional and clinical resources to nurses and other health care professionals.

Subject Expertise: Women's Health, obstetric and neonatal nursing and issues related to the health and wellbeing of women and newborns. 

Key Publications: Journal of Obstetric, Gynecologic and Neonatal Nursing (JOGNN) and Nursing for Women's Helath (clinical practice journal). Consumer health websites: