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Advocacy Efforts for MFMs & Their Patients

SMFM's Health Policy and Advocacy Committee has been leading efforts to ensure that pregnant women have access to MFMs and are included in COVID-related research efforts. Learn more about our advocacy efforts below. If you have questions or need assistance, contact Rebecca Abbott.

Prioritize and Strengthen the Investment in Research in Pregnant Women 

Ensure that High-Risk Pregnant Women Have Access to Care

Protect Reproductive Rights

  • April 20, 2020: SMFM and ACOG wrote to the FDA urging them to expand its recent policy to apply to the REMS and Elements to Assure Safe Use requirements for certain drugs requiring in-person dispensation, especially mifepristone.

  • April 14, 2020: SMFM signed on to an Amicus Brief for the 10th circuit on Oklahoma’s recent abortion ban.  

Updated August 12, 2020

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