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May 15, 2019

Did you know that our website contains a comprehensive resource inventory for improving congenital anomaly surveillance in low-resource areas?  We have a section dedicated to registration manuals and software.

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Teratology Webinar April 10, 2019

March 28, 2019

Webinar: "Communicating with Others: What Is a Teratogen?" featuring Dr. Anthony Scialli - April 10 at 11 am Eastern.  The webinar is hosted by the Teratology Society in collaboration with the American College of Toxicology, Organization of Teratology Information Specialists, and National Birth Defects Prevention Network. This webinar is free and open to anyone, but registration is required.

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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.