ISPD News

 Congratulations to Diana Bianchi (9/6/2016) 
   

NIH names Dr. Diana Bianchi director of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development


Former ISPD President, Diana Bianchi, MD was appointed the Director of the National Institute of Child Health and Human Development at NIH.  
As NICHD director, Dr. Bianchi will oversee research on pediatric health and development, maternal health, medical rehabilitation, population dynamics, reproductive health, and intellectual and developmental disabilities. Read more...

 2016 Election Results (4/27/2016) 
   

2016 ISPD Election Results

Officers


President
Ignatia B. Van den Veyver, MD
Baylor College of Medicine / Texas Children's Hospital, USA

President-Elect
Louise E. Wilkins-Haug
Brigham and Women’s Hospital, USA

Secretary
Sylvie Langlois
University of British Columbia, Canada

Treasurer
Antoni Borrell
Hospital Clinic Barcelona / University of Barcelona, Spain

Past President
Lucas Otaño, MD, PhD
Hospital Italiano de Buenos Aires, Argentina
 

Directors


Rossa Wai Kwun Chiu
Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Roland Devlieger
University of Leuven, Belgium

Francesca Romana Grati
Toma Advanced Biomedical Assays S.p.A., Italy

Monique C. Haak
Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands

Sebastian Illanes
Universidad de los Andes, Chile

R. Douglas Wilson
University of Calgary / Foothills Medical Center, Canada
 

 ISPD Launches New Website (7/31/2015) 
   

ISPD Launches New Website

ISPD is excited to provide a new and improved website to its members and constituents! We hope this fresh look will also offer better access to ISPD programs and publications. Please explore and email info@ispdhome.org with any comments or questions.


 ISPD Adopts New Mission, Vision and Goals (7/15/2015) 
   

ISPD adopts new Mission, Vision and Strategic Goals.

The ISPD Board of Directors developed Strategic Goals and a new Mission and Vision during a two-day Board retreat in Charlottesville, Virginia, United States in July 2015.

View Mission, Vision and Strategic Goals.


 Board Member Diana Bianchi Featured in WSJ (7/13/2015) 
   

Board Member Diana Bianchi Featured in Wall Street Journal

Congratulations to ISPD Board Member Diana Bianchi, MD whose article in the Journal of the American Medical Association, "Noninvasive Prenatal Testing and Incidental Detection of Occult Maternal Malignancies," was featured in The Wall Street Journal!
Read the WSJ article


Global Updates Newsletter

The new ISPD monthly e-newsletter, Global Updates, features the latest developments in the field, Special Interest Group news, ISPD headlines and more! The newsletter is currently complimentary for prenatal diagnosis and therapy professionals. Learn More
 

ISPD Employment and Fellowship Advertising

Market your employment and fellowship opportunities or services with a classified ad on the new ISPD website and in the quarterly newsletter, Prenatal Perspectives. Se our Advertising Media Kit for details.