Biography & Education

With more than 25 years of nurse midwifery experience, Lisa Chickadonz of Providence Maternal Care Clinic is amazed to have assisted at so many births.

Lisa also is an assistant professor of nursing at Oregon Health & Science University and has taught many nursing and midwifery students over the years.

She enjoys this role of helping grow the next generation of nurses and midwives.  She earned her bachelor’s degree at Wichita State University in Kansas and her master’s degree in nursing/midwifery at OHSU.

A native of Kansas, Lisa grew up in Washington, D.C. She enjoys hiking with her family on Mount Hood, reading, sewing and gardening.
Areas of expertise


  • Spanish

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