Washington, DC — The Alliance for Innovation on Maternal Health (AIM) – a four-year national program led by the Council on Patient Safety in Women’s Health Care – is now accepting applications from state programs interested in enrolling in efforts to reduce maternal complications associated with labor and delivery.
The American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP), American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), American College Health Association (ACHA), American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG), American Pharmacists Association (APhA), Immunization Action Coalition (IAC), and Society for Adolescent Health and Medicine (SAHM) have issued a joint call-to-action urging healthcare professionals to establish an adolescent healthcare visit at 16 years of age to ensure their patients receive recommended adolescent vaccines.
Nashville, TN – The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is pleased to announce the ACOG Annual Meeting research award winners, who were selected from among authors of nearly 800 outstanding original research papers and posters to be presented at this year’s event.
“The abstracts provide a glimpse into the research activities of residents and faculty in our specialty from the United States and around the globe, and it is my honor to announce the award-winning selections,” said Lauren D. Demosthenes, M.D., chair of ACOG’s Committee on Scientific Program. “They represent the very best investigation into new developments in obstetrics and gynecology, a field that constantly presents new challenges and new opportunities for learning.”