Dr. Hillary Melchiors Ph.D, MPH, CD(DONA), LCCE

Dr. Hillary Melchiors

Hillary Melchiors Ph.D., MPH, LCCE, CD(DONA) is a medical anthropologist, childbirth educator, birth doula, and writer in Evansville, Indiana. She received her PhD in Medical Anthropology and Masters in Public Health from Case Western Reserve University, and has practiced as a birth doula since 2014 when she founded the Doula Group of Evansville. She has served as a leader of the Evansville Birth Network and member of the Southwest Indiana Breastfeeding Coalition, as well as serving on the DONA advocacy committee. She helped found The Birth Geeks podcast and lives in Southern Indiana with her partner, two children, and adorable dog Buzz.