Jenna Shaw-Battista, RN, PhD, CNM



Honors and Awards

Excellence in Teaching Award (student nominated), American College of Nurse-Midwives, 2013
Clinical Preceptor Award (student nominated), American College of Nurse-Midwives, 2011
Obstetrics & Gynecology Issue of the Year: Co-authored 2 of 4 winning manuscripts, American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecology, and the American College of Nurse-Midwives, 2011
Commencement speaker for “pinning” ceremony (student-selected), University of California, San Francisco Master’s Entry Program in Nursing , 2011
Research Award: The Experience of Waterbirth, Sigma Theta Tau International Nursing Honor Society, Alpha Eta Chapter, 2009
Betty Irene Moore Fellowship, University of California, San Francisco, 2006-2009


Interprofessional Obstetric Ultrasound Education: Successful Development of Online Learning Modules; Case-Based Seminars; and Skills Labs for Registered and Advanced Practice Nurses, Midwives, Physicians, and Trainees. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2015 Dec; 60(6):727-34.
Successes and Challenges of Interprofessional Physiologic Birth and Obstetric Emergency Simulations in a Nurse-Midwifery Education Program. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2015 Dec; 60(6):735-43.
Incorporating Nurse-Midwifery Students into Graduate Medical Education: Lessons Learned in Interprofessional Education. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2015 Dec; 60(6):718-26.
In Reply. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2015 Dec; 60(6):787-8.
Should Water Birth Be Offered as an Option for Childbearing Women? MCN Am J Matern Child Nurs. 2015 Jul-Aug; 40(4):210-1.
Waterbirth: an integrative analysis of peer-reviewed literature. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2014 May-Jun; 59(3):286-319.
Waterbirth fundamentals for clinicians. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2014 May-Jun; 59(3):350-4.
Hydrotherapy During Labor and Birth. 2014.
Clinical Guidelines for Advanced Practice Nursing: An Interdisciplinary Approach (Editors Geraldine M. Collins-Bride, JoAnne M. Saxe). Chapters: 28) Guidelines for Medical Consultation and Referral During Pregnancy, 31) The Postpartum Visit, and 32) Preeclampsia . 2011.
Great minds don't think alike: collaborative maternity care at San Francisco General Hospital. Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Sep; 118(3):678-82.
Obstetrician and nurse-midwife collaboration: successful public health and private practice partnership. Obstet Gynecol. 2011 Sep; 118(3):663-72.
Measurement of Perinatal Outcomes: A decade of experience and a future vision for the Optimality Index-US. International Journal of Childbirth . 2011; 3(1):171-178.
Normalizing birth in England: a qualitative study. J Midwifery Womens Health. 2010 May-Jun; 55(3):262-9.
Optimal outcomes of labor and birth in water compared to standard maternity care. 2009.
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