Jodie Bigalky’s clinical nursing background includes obstetrics, orthopaedics, plastic surgery, and general surgery. She teaches nursing in a variety of maternal newborn and community areas. Jodie obtained her undergraduate degree in nursing from the University of Saskatchewan. Her Master’s research focused on the prenatal care experiences of Aboriginal women. She holds current certification in Perinatal Nursing through the Canadian Nurses Association and is a member of the Canadian Association of Perinatal and Women's Health Nurses.