SMFM's 40th Annual Pregnancy Meeting

Working together for the global advancement of safe and healthy pregnancies

February 3 - 8, 2020 | Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center | Grapevine, Texas Register Now

Postgraduate Courses, Workshops, Scientific Sessions, Oral and Plenary Sessions, and Industry Exhibits

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Meeting Location and Accomodations

Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center
1501 Gaylord Trail
Grapevine, Texas 76501

SMFM's Annual Meeting, The Pregnancy Meeting™, will be held February 3–8, 2020 at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Conference Center in Grapevine, Texas, near Dallas. The Annual Meeting is the centerpiece of our work, featuring postgraduate courses and workshops, luncheon roundtables, scientific forums, and poster presentations. It is the premier event for presenting and learning about cutting-edge science in obstetrics and provides participants the opportunity to connect with leaders and colleagues in maternal-fetal medicine. If you have meeting-related questions, please contact Nneka St. Gerard.

Hotel Information:  All official Annual Meeting activities will take place the Gaylord Texan Resort near Dallas. The SMFM room block is now closed.  To book a room reservation at a nearby hotel, please click here to check availability.  Options will be listed in order of proximity to the Gaylord Texan.

SMFM recommends booking directly with the Gaylord Texan to avoid housing scams. It has come to our attention that several companies inaccurately representing themselves as our "housing vendor" are contacting individuals in the SMFM community, soliciting business. Specifically, they will offer to make hotel reservations within the SMFM block on your behalf, or even offer a discount from the SMFM rate.

SMFM is not utilizing the services of this or any housing service for SMFM’s 40th Annual Pregnancy Meeting. Reservations for SMFM’s 40th Annual Pregnancy Meeting should be made directly with the hotel, either by phone or via our web reservation system. If you provide your credit card information to any of these unauthorized vendors, your card may be charged but you may not have a reservation when you arrive in Grapevine. This is a scam.

Travel Support: SMFM is helping you get to Grapevine.
  • Visa Assistance: Do you need a formal invitation letter from SMFM for the purpose of obtaining a visa to attend the Annual Meeting? Download our template letter and customize it with your name and contact information.
  • Air Travel: SMFM has partnered with American Airlines to provide discounts to Annual Meeting attendees. Please visit to book your flights directly with American Airlines ad enjoy up to a 7% discount on your flights. Use promo code A9910DQ at checkout.
Exhibitor and Advertising Information: Thank you to everyone who applied to exhibit at the 2020 Pregnancy Meeting, the application period is now closed. If your company or organization is a confirmed exhibitor, you may download the Exhibitor and Sponsorship Prospectus. and AGS Exhibitor Service Kit. Exhibit staff badge submission/registration is now open. Please note the exhibitor application system and the exhibit staff registration system are two separate entities. To register exhibit staff log in then use the exhibitor registration link on the upper left side of this page. The deadline for Exhibitor badge sign up/registration is January 26, 2020. If you are currently confirmed as an exhibiting company or organization click here for staff badges/registration instructions. For questions about registering exhibitor staff contact Courtney Thompson.

All exhibiting spaces include one complimentary use of the SMFM member mailing list (capped at 3 uses for all size booths) OR one use of the pre-meeting or post meeting attendee mailing list (physical addresses only; email and phone numbers are not provided. Lists are provided upon the exhibitors request, please contact Julie Miller at to request the list).

Future Meeting Dates:
  January 23–30, 2021 (Las Vegas, Nevada); January 31–February 5, 2022 (Orlando, Florida); January 30–February 4, 2023 (Grapevine, Texas); and January 29–February 3, 2024 (Orlando, Florida).

Not a Member? 
Join SMFM today to receive the member-only discount on your meeting registration. You will also gain access to all of the member benefits. Questions? Contact Tim Heinle.

Postgraduate Courses, Workshops, and Symposia Highlight

State of the Science Symposium - Multiomics: not just for research anymore

Tentative Schedule5:30-6:00 pm reception6:00-6:15 Lorraine Dugoff: Implications of the increasing popularity of cell free DNA6:15-6:30 Ron Wapner: The transition from CVS/amnio karyotype to whole exome and whole genome sequencing in prenatal diagnostics6:30-6:45 James Versalovic: ...

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Additional Information

Registration fees for the Scientific Sessions include continental breakfast and coffee breaks. The Wednesday evening reception, Thursday morning President’s Address, Friday morning Foundation for SMFM Chair’s Address, and Saturday’s Award Ceremony are open to you and your guest. The registration fee for the Luncheon Roundtables includes a box lunch, beverage, handouts, and the opportunity to hear some of the most respected names in MFM discuss today’s “hot-button” issues. Attendance at each session is limited, so pre-registration is essential. Registration closes January 27, and it will reopen again on-site.

Look Who's Coming

  • Jodi Abbott
  • Joseph Biggio, Jr.
  • Corrie Miller
  • Christopher Robinson
  • Asia van Buuren
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