Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM)

Medical Society

Established in 1977, the Society for Maternal-Fetal Medicine (SMFM) is a non-profit, membership organization based in Washington, DC. With more than 5,000 physicians, scientists and women's health professionals around the world, the Society supports the clinical practice of maternal-fetal medicine by providing education, promoting research, and engaging in advocacy to optimize the health of high-risk pregnant women and their babies. 

Every year, SMFM hosts a scientific meeting in which new ideas and research related to high-risk pregnancies are unveiled and discussed. 2020 marks the 40th anniversary of SMFM's Annual Meeting. Learn about the history of the meeting, its growth over the past 40 years, and the amazing involvement of SMFM members in making it the success that it is today.