Workshops Promote Zest for Fun

February 28, 2019

The newly launched Global Birth Defects website has been funded by ZikaPLAN. We are therefore happy to mark World Birth Defects Day by highlighting actions to address birth defects caused by the Zika virus. Today, we throw the spotlight on the outreach activities of the Zika Engagement and Support Team (ZEST).

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World Birth Defects Day is fast approaching!

February 25, 2019

Join the World Birth Defects Day Twitter Chat on Friday, March 1 at 11am. It is a bilingual chat hosted by the March of Dimes. On Friday, 12 questions will be tweeted out under the hashtag #ManyBirthDefects1Voice and #WorldBDday. Tweet your responses. Find more information at the World Birth Defects Day website.

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Meeting of The International Committee for Congenital Anomaly Surveillance Tools

January 21-22, 2018

Our team of public health and clinical experts have been meeting to finalise the content that will be on the App we're developing. This App is intended for the description and coding of birth defects in areas and regions of low-resources.

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The launch of the Global Birth Defects Website on 12 December 2018!

December 13, 2018

Welcome. See our inventory of birth defect surveillance tools and resources.