Cheyney, Melissa

  • Melissa Cheyney, PhD, CPM, LDM is an Assistant Professor of Medical Anthropology at Oregon State University. She received her doctorate from the University of Oregon in 2005, where her research examined the U.S. Homebirth Movement. Dr. Cheyney is a Certified Professional Midwife, Chair of the Board of Direct-entry Midwifery for the State of Oregon, and the author of the recently published ethnography, Born at Home.