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World Birth Defects Day 2017

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44th Annual Meeting of the Clearinghouse

44th Annual Meeting of the Clearinghouse will be held in Austin, Texas, from November 13th – 15th, 2017.

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PreSurv Suite is public domain suite of software tools designed for the global community of public health practitioners and researchers, for the Prevention and Surveillance of birth defects.
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March 3rd 2017 is the 3rd Edition of the World Birth Defects Day (WBDD).

The vision for WBDD is to raise birth defects awareness.

Birth defects impact millions of families and a sustained focus is needed to support research, prevention, treatment and services.



The goal of the 2017 Campaign on Thunderclap was met and we exceeded our expectations:


Many thanks to the Participating Organizations (a total of 77) in the 2017 Edition of the WBDD and to all those who joined us in celebrating the Day.


The Report of 2017 WBDD activities is in preparation

A full report of the activities of the WBDD is in preparation.
The 2017 WBDD Participating Organizations are kindly requested to send at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. information and documents about the events organized to celebrate the WBDD: announcements, press releases, posters, leaflets, photos, web links or other.
Thank you.

For more information on birth defects (congenital anomalies), visit: