This area is for all healthcare professionals working with pregnant women. This includes midwives, student midwives, GPs, doulas, health visitors.

APEC has brought together the latest guidelines, research and recommendations into antenatal care and the treatment of pre-eclampsia. Within this area of the website, you can access our online learning courses and downloadable resources. You will find links to the updated NICE guidance You can also learn more about our popular Multidisciplinary study days, which are designed for all healthcare professional involved in the care of pregnant women.

APEC Study Days

Study days -Special Offer save 10% if you book before 31st January for 2024!

APEC have been running multidisciplinary study days since our inception in 1992. Our flagship  study days received excellent feedback from delegates and speakers. Our expert speakers are leaders in the field of pre-eclampsia. 98% of attendees tell us after attending a study day they feel more confident caring for women with pre-eclampsia and they will take what they have learnt back into their practice.

APEC Annual Conference

APEC’s annual conference takes place every November and is widely recognised as the UK’s leading meeting on hypertension in pregnancy, with speakers who are leaders in the field of pre-eclampsia and associated conditions. Information for 2024 will be available soon.

Online Learning – APEC Virtual Learning Environment

Our VLE has been recently updated and all our courses carry CPD accreditation. We have 2 courses, one is designed for midwives and healthcare professionals and one short 2 part course designed for GPs.

Walker Redman Scholarships

Walker Redman Scholarship

The Walker Redman Scholarship aims to support post-doctoral students in the United Kingdom by helping to fund travel to improve their knowledge and understanding of pre-eclampsia.

UK Midwifery Events

APEC CEO Marcus Green accepts invitations to various internal conferences and events to speak about the work of APEC. We do not charge for these but will need to claim expenses to cover our costs. Please contact APEC for more info.

Pre-eclampsia Information Leaflets

Information for patients

Our information leaflets can be downloaded free of charge or Hospitals/GP surgeries can order paper copies by emailing or call 01386 761 848.

What’s new:

Guidelines – a resource from APEC

APEC have compiled a list of resources for the different guidelines available for clinicians, both in the UK and internationally.

Cradle VSA Blood Pressure Monitor

Available in the APEC online shop, find out more about the world’s first medical device to detect shock and high blood pressure in pregnant women that could cut maternal deaths in developing countries by up to 25%, saving more than 70,000 lives a year.