Jennifer Gilbert, CNM, MS

Jen grew up in the Greater Portland area and earned her Bachelors Degree in nursing through Husson College in Bangor, Maine. After working 8 years as a labor and delivery nurse at Mercy Hospital, Jen decided to pursue her dream to become a Certified Nurse-Midwife. She earned her Certification in Midwifery as well as a Masters of Science with a concentration in midwifery through Philadelphia University in 2005, and has been practicing at Back Cove Midwives since 2007.

Jen is certified by the American midwifery Certification Board and is an active member of the American College of Nurse-Midwives and the American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology.

Along with her commitment to women’s health and low-risk birth, Jen enjoys spending time with her husband, two children and her little pomapoo, Leo. During the Maine summer months, you will frequently see Jen and her family at Point Sebago where her family keeps an annual site.