June 25, 2018

APEC Annual Scientfic Meeting 2018 – a great success!

Hypertension in Pregnancy 2018 On the 23rd May APEC once again welcomed many of the world’s experts in pre-eclampsia and hypertension for the annual APEC Scientific […]
May 2, 2018

Multidisciplinary study days – Liverpool and Worcester – “packed full of information and really useful”

  We travelled to Liverpool on May 1st- the Liverpool Medical Institute, a beautiful grand building, to hold a study day on pre-eclampsia. The delegates and […]
January 18, 2018

Thank you to everyone who ran the Virgin Money London Marathon 2018 for APEC!

Thank you to all our wonderful runners for completing the London Marathon and raising to date over £44,000 (and counting..) for Action on Pre-eclampsia. It was […]
November 1, 2017

APEC Chair Professor Andrew Shennan receives a Newton Prize 2017

The announcement in November of the first of the series of 2017 Newton Prizes, an annual £1 million fund for the best research or innovation that promotes economic […]
October 17, 2017

Eastenders applauded for raising awareness of pre-eclampsia

Action on Pre-eclampsia has praised bosses at EastEnders for bringing pre-eclampsia into the storyline around Stacey Fowler’s pregnancy. APEC is a national charity that has supported […]
September 6, 2017

APEC at MOMs conference in Bristol

APEC are delighted to be presenting information from Action on Pre-eclampsia at the 41st  MOMS conference on 20th September in Bristol. Marcus will speaking about the […]
February 10, 2017

MATERNAL DEATHS IN THE UK; PRE-ECLAMPSIA DEATHS ARE AVOIDABLE SAYS COMMENT IN THE LANCET

  Pregnancy in the UK has never been safer conclude authors of a comment piece published in The Lancet this week.* Prof Andrew Shennan and Prof […]
January 20, 2017

APEC Founders publish new book: Understanding pre-eclampsia: A guide for parents and midwives

In 1992 APEC founders Professor Chris Redman and Isabel Walker co-wrote the ground-breaking book Pre-eclampsia: The Facts. Published by Oxford University Press just months before the […]
December 7, 2016

One in a Million – UK Death rate from Pre-eclampsia falls to all time low.

Action on Pre-eclampsia has welcomed the record fall in the death rate from Pre-eclampsia to less than 1 in a million pregnancies in the United Kingdom […]