• Advent calendar

    Behind every door, there is a special moment of 2016
  • Pre-conceptional and maternal care

    Implement targeted and effective pre-conception and maternal care based on equal accessibility
  • Treatment & Care

    Ensure high-quality treatment and care for preterm and newborn infants and their families
  • Continuing Care

    Improve the long-term health of preterm infants and newborns with illnesses as well as that of their families
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    Support the best start in life of every preterm and newborn infant. Worldwide.
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    Make a difference

    Join SOCKS FOR LIFE, a worldwide campaign where people join forces to raise awareness for preterm birth. 

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Preterm Birth

One of EFCNI‘s aims is to strengthen parents of preterm infants and sick newborns.
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Health Professionals

Preterm infants and ill newborns require care by a team of specially trained experts.
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Policy & Action

Interest Group on Maternal and Neonatal Health in the European Parliament.
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EFCNI advent calendar

Ho ho ho! We proudly present the first EFCNI advent calendar ever. Behind every door, we feature a milestone or special moment of 2016. Excited? Please click on the link below and open today's door. You can also open the doors of the past days.

EFCNI advent calendar

Interview series on newborn health

EFCNI Standards of Care for Newborn Health

Interview with Monique Oude Reimer-van Kilsdonk and Odile Frauenfelder on Care Procedures.

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Concept paper on RSV for public consultation

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) recently published a concept paper for public consultation dealing with the ...

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Starker Start für kleine Helden

EFCNI Welt-Frühgeborenen-Tag

EFCNI unterstützt Kliniken in Deutschland und Österreich bei der Organisation ihrer Veranstaltungen zum Welt-Frühgeborenen-Tag 2016.


World Prematurity Day

World Prematurity Day

"World Prematurity Day" is an awareness day on 17 November that honours preterm infants and their families. It was first celebrated by EFCNI and our partner parent organisations in 2009. 

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Socks for Life

Socks for Life is a worldwide campaign where people join forces and work in partnership to make a difference for preterm birth and its consequences for affected families.

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Conferences and Congresses

We provide a detailed calendar on conferences and congresses regarding newborn and maternal health. Do you have input for our calendar? Please contact info@efcni.org.   

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Collaboration Partners' Events

Testing and management of newborn and young infants with fever

In a study in Pediatrics, a research team analysed clinical diagnostic patterns regarding culture acquisition in children aged 7 to 90 days with fever which are meant to test the presence of serious bacterial infections.

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