November 29, 2023

New film from The Cradle -4 Trial team

A new film made by Prof Andy Shennan OBE, Dr Alice Beardmore Gray and colleagues, highlights the issues faced by women giving birth in India and Zambia, […]
November 16, 2023

Save the date – APEC Expert Meeting 2024

We have a date for 2024’s meeting and the event will be hybrid! More info to follow nearer the time but for now, pop the date […]
November 2, 2023

The Big Give Christmas Challenge 2023 – APEC join match funding initiative once again

APEC are excited to be once again joining forces with The Big Give for Christmas Challenge week ( 28th November – 5th December ) This year […]
November 2, 2023

APEC Expert Meeting full agenda announced – registrations open

APEC’s annual expert meeting, takes place on the 16th November, is widely recognised as the UK’s leading meeting on hypertension in pregnancy, with speakers who are […]
October 12, 2023

MBRRACE Report finds maternal deaths from pre-eclampsia continue to increase

Today sees the launch of the MBRRACE Report “Lessons learned to inform maternity care from the UK and Ireland Confidential Enquiries into Maternal Deaths and Morbidity […]
October 11, 2023

Find an event near you in our brand new local fundraising directory

We have a comprehensive new directory of all the run, cycle, adrenaline events around the UK! Why not sign up for one and raise money for […]
September 27, 2023

Applications open for Walker Redman Post Doc Research Scholarships 2024

Action on Pre-eclampsia’s Walker Redman Award aims to support post-doctoral students’ research, knowledge and understanding of pre-eclampsia. The Walker Redman scholarship programme was founded as a […]
September 12, 2023

EXPERT DAY 2023 – second keynote speaker announced

Lord Bethell is announced as Keynote speaker at APEC's 13th Expert Meeting
August 17, 2023

Government Women’s Health Strategy turns one

With the Women’s Health Strategy turning one this summer, the government is hailing it as a “major boost for women and girls at every stage of […]
July 19, 2023

Thousands of pregnancies tracked in UK’s biggest study on pre-eclampsia – the POPPY study at Addenbrookes Hospital

Up to 3,500 first time mums are due to take part in a study led by Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge to understand why some will develop […]
July 10, 2023

Registrations now open for our Expert Meeting 2023: Quality Information + Quality Innovation = Quality Outcomes

This event now in it’s 12th year will once again be online on 16th November 09:00 – 17:00 GMT. We will hear from a range of […]
June 15, 2023

Tori Bowie, American Olympian has died – eclampsia is suspected cause.

APEC were saddened to hear a successful Olympic athlete has died due to complications in childbirth. Tori Bowie was an American track and field athlete, who […]