Pregnancy Loss and Infant Death Alliance

PLIDA serves as leaders in perinatal and neonatal bereavement care.

We do this through education, advocacy and networking for health care providers and parent advocates. We promote the highest quality of consistent evidence based care for all families.Providing perinatal bereavement care is imperative. It is not an option.

We express our mission through professional continuing education, the establishment of position statements and practice guidelines, unified response to issues in the media or legislation, and by creating a network for professionals to share questions, resources, insight and support.

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IPBC Chicago 2021 Announcement

PLIDA has released an announcement for the upcoming International Perinatal Bereavement Conference scheduled for May 2021 in Chicago. 

Thank you for your patience as we continued to monitor COVID-19 and its impact on our world and the way we function day to day. Over these last months PLIDA has been in contact with the Drake Hotel Chicago to assess their and our ability to host an in person conference. Although things were improving and restrictions were beginning to lift, that changed recently. With the significant increase in COVID-19 cases, hospitalizations, reimplementation of restrictions and the vaccine distribution time line, we determined it is not feasible to host an in person conference in May 2021....
Continue to read the full letter here.

Member Spotlight

Each PLIDA member is imperative for the success of this organization. Our members are the ones working on the front lines, putting in the time, sharing their knowledge, energy and carrying out this organization mission. PLIDA would like to highlight and share the work of our members and their contributions to our community. 

Are you interested in being featured as a PLIDA Member, or know someone who is? The application is available here: Member Spotlight Application

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