Latest news

July 1, 2020

New study – Placental Magnetic Resonance Imaging in Preterm Pre-eclampsia

The placenta is an important organ for the baby in pregnancy, transferring oxygen and nutrients from the mother for growth and development. Placental dysfunction is thought […]
July 1, 2020
APEC Lottery

Be a part of our brand new flutter for fun weekly draw!

Like many charities, we have suffered a big drop in income due to the pandemic and have had to be creative with our fundraising. We are […]
June 25, 2020
World Pre-Eclampsia Day Research

Continuing Care in COVID-19 Outbreak: A Global Survey of New and Expectant Parent Experiences

Researchers at Kings College London are working on two research projects which they are looking for volunteers to help with. “We are leading the UK arm […]
June 25, 2020
Low-Dose Aspirin For High-Risk Pregnancy

APEC piece on aspirin published in BJOG this week

Aspirin should be targeted to those who need it APEC CEO Marcus Green and Chair of Trustees Prof Andrew Shennan have written a short commentary piece […]
May 22, 2020

22nd May: World Pre-eclampsia day: A blog from Dr Jenny Myers, St Mary’s Hospital, Manchester

APEC colleague Dr Jenny Myers has met six women with pre-eclampsia; this week, “a pretty standard week for me at the Manchester Maternal & Fetal Health […]
May 20, 2020

Astryd’s Choice now available on our YouTube Channel

Astryd’s choice is a new short film depicting some of the barriers faced by many pregnant women in low resource settings. Astryd’s Choice was made as […]
May 5, 2020

APEC E-Learning course Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy now carries CPD accreditation

We are very pleased to inform you that our e-learning course, Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy is now CPD accredited. This is something we have been working […]
May 1, 2020

More Blood Pressure Monitors available to purchase

We have seen a massive surge in demand for the Cradle VSA blood pressure device.  Unfortunately as we mentioned a couple of weeks ago, these are […]
April 29, 2020

London Marathon 26.2 challenge

April 26th 2020 is a date firmly ingrained on the minds of anyone who signed up to run the London Marathon this year. It was the […]