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Five weeks ago, the Preeclampsia Foundation led a historic gathering of nine companies, as well as some of the leading clinicians and researchers in the field of preeclampsia. We also had leaders and front line obstetricians from outside the "inner circle" to ensure we weren't doing too much naval gazing.
This Biomarker Consortium was evidence of several of our core values: we wanted to be influential, catalytic and bold. As the patient advocacy organization caring passionately about improving pregnancy outcomes, we were uniquely positioned to invite and get positive responses from every company who has or is investing in biomarkers as a more advanced technology to diagnose preeclampsia or screen pregnant women for future disease.
I was energized by the ideas and commitment in the room, by the spirit of collaboration and the recognition that together we can do much to advance the momentum and attention on preeclampsia. A report is being developed now, but even better, participants are continuing to generate numerous ideas about how to grow the consortium and develop themes and projects we can rally around.
Eleni Z. Tsigas
California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative
Preeclampsia Toolkit Review and Patient Support
September 25, 2015
Dignity Health Summit, Las Vegas, NV
October 1-2, 2015
Grand Rounds - Tampa General Hospital, Tampa FL
October 28, 2015
March of Dimes Prematurity Prevention Conference
Crystal City, VA
November 17, 2015
11th Annual Texas Conference on Health Disparities
Ft. Worth, TX
June 9-10, 2016