faculty profile

Hannah Diaz   DNP, CNM, FACMN

Assistant Professor


Hannah Diaz is Certified Nurse-Midwife, currently working in the VUSN faculty practice, Vanderbilt Midwives & Primary Care at Melrose, practicing full-scope midwifery. 

Hannah completed her MSN at Vanderbilt University School of Nursing in 2009. She worked as an active duty Air Force CNM for 8 years, stationed at both Eglin AFB, Florida and Aviano AB, Italy. During her time in the Air Force, she became passionate about ultrasound and its use during prenatal and gyn care. She volunteers with ARDMS on the "Midwife Assessment Committee for Ultrasound" and assists with a continuing education ultrasound course for midwives and advanced practice nurses.


  • Vanderbilt University, MSN, 2009
  • College of William & Mary, BS in Neuroscience, 2006

Current Research/Scholarly Interests

  • Spontaneous Abortion
  • Ultrasound in Midwifery

Academic Interests

  • Antepartum/GYN

Professional Organizations

  • American College of Nurse Midwives, 2010-present


  • American College of Nurse Midwives, Outstanding Preceptor Award, 2020