Become a Member

Georgia Midwifery Association holds quarterly meetings most often in the Atlanta Metro area. Membership is limited to midwives and students only.  GMA members must agree to abide by GMA bylaws and the Standards & Guidelines.

Rights of Members:

  1. GMA Midwives in good standing shall be entitled to one vote in all membership-wide ballots;shall be eligible for nominations to positions as officers; shall be eligible for membership on any committee and benefit from GMA’s referral system.
  2. Apprentice Midwives are non-voting members and shall be eligible for membership on any committee with the exception of the Review and Mediation Committees.

Members must have and follow practice guidelines.  They must provide informed consent and agree to participate in peer review if a complaint is received or other issues arise.

Members attend not less than 50% or at least two (whichever is greater) of the total yearly meetings in-person or through video conference.

Dues

  • Practicing midwives – $40 per year
  • Students including those in primary under supervision status – $20 per year.
  • Dues are to be paid by the first meeting of the year. For members joining after July 1st the dues are reduced to $20-midwives/$10-students for the remainder of the year.

To join, please send your membership application along with a check (made payable to GMA) to:

Debbie Pulley, CPM
5257 Rosestone Dr.
Lilburn, GA 30047

Alternatively you may also pay through PayPal. You will need to make the payment as a gift payable to gamidwiferyassociation@gmail.com.

For a fillable pdf please click here: Electronic Membership Form.  You will need to fill it out, email it to Debbie at debbie@gamidwife.com and either mail a check or gift through the PayPal account.