Abby Burton is an active member of the University Nurse Midwife Practice. She serves as chair of the search committee for new faculty and as co-chair of the peer review steering committee. She has been involved in the local Chapter of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, serving as Secretary for several years, and is currently a member of the chapter’s research committee.
As a member of the University Nurse Midwives, Burton serves a diverse population at the new Birth Center in the Anschutz Inpatient Pavilion. There are several locations: the Anschutz Outpatient Pavilion; the Metro Community Provider Network clinic at Hoffman Heights; and the Nurse-run Sheridan clinic providing antepartum, intrapartum, and postpartum care and well woman annual exams. These are the primary clinical practice sites for master's and doctor of nursing practice midwifery students. Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant students are also trained at these locations.