Press Releases


Release 6/15/2015: Pregnancy as a "Qualifying Life Event"

Release 5/11/2015: May 10-16th is National Women’s Health Week

Release 5/5/2015: The NY Chapter of MOD and ACOG, District II Applaud Assemblywoman Gunther, Senator Hannon, and the NYS Legislature for protecting pregnant women and their families in the workplace


Release 10/10/2014: World Thrombosis Day is October 13 - ACOG D2 Addressing Leading Cause of Maternal Death

Release 4/3/2014: ACOG District II Applauds HANYS Survey Highlighting Physician Shortage


Release 11/20/2013: ACOG District II Unveils Groundbreaking Plan - Goal: Reduce Number of Women Who Die in Pregnancy & Childbirth

Release 6/4/2013: Ob-Gyns Take to the Capitol Raising Awareness About Women's Health

Statement 2/27/2013: Affirming The Right of All Women to Obtain a Safe and Legal Abortion

Release 1/9/2013: ACOG Releases FAQ on Breast Density


Statement 3/3/2011: Thousands of New York Women to be Left Without Ob-Gyn Care

Statement 2/22/2011: Women Have Options for Colorectal Cancer Screening

Statement 1/5/2011: ACOG Applauds Governor Cuomo's Vision: Calls for Strengthening of Women's Health Care


Release 11/30/2010: March of Dimes Partners with New York State Department of Health and American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists to Address Late Preterm Birth

Release 11/18/2010: Women's Health Executive Receives Lifetime Achievement Award

Release 8/3/2010: ACOG District II Statement on Midwife Reform Bill Signed into Law

Release 7/21/2010: Ob-Gyns Issue Less Restrictive VBAC Guidelines

Release 7/1/2010: ACOG District II Statement on Midwife Bill Passing Legislatures

Release 6/11/2010: MEDIA ADVISORY Proposed Legislation Puts Women's Health At Risk

Release 5/19/2010: Richard N. Waldman, MD, Syracuse, NY, Ob-Gyn Becomes 61st President of The American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

Release 3/17/2010: New York Eliminates "Safe Motherhood Initiative"


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