The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is the nation’s leading group of physicians providing health care for women with more than 58,000 members. This page serves as ACOG’s information resource center for the media and contains press releases, statements and other resources for journalists. If you are a member of the media working on a story regarding women’s health, we can connect you with experts for an interview and provide background information, including clinical guidance. Please don’t hesitate to contact us:

Latest News Releases

ACOG Updates Guidance on Over-the-Counter Access to Hormonal Contraception 

Maureen G. Phipps, MD, MPH, FACOG, Joins the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists as CEO

ACOG Statement on Title X Program

Leading Medical and Public Health Organizations Highlight Critical Importance of the 16-year-old Immunization Visit

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Latest Statements

ACOG Statement on "Virginity Testing"

ACOG Statement on 17p Hydroxyprogesterone Caproate

ACOG Statement on CMS Removal of Burdensome Regulatory Requirements

Abortion Can Be Medically Necessary

ACOG on the Record

ACOG Updates members about Progesterone Injection

ACOG files Amicus Brief opposing new regulation on short-term limited-duration insurance plans

ACOG's Texas Levels of Maternal Care Verification Program: Quality Through Partnership

Green Journal

Obstetrics & Gynecology (the Green Journal) is the official publication of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

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Green Journal

Obesity in Adolescents: In new guidance, ACOG emphasizes the need for ob-gyns to be aware of and sensitive to obesity in adolescent patients.

ACOG in the News

Todays Headlines

A roundup of several recent articles that prominently feature ACOG guidance and experts.

ACOG President's Blog

Information for ACOG members on key initiatives, programs, and topics of interest to ob-gyns and the related medical community.

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Media Relations

Megan Christin
Director, Media Relations and Communications

Jamila Vernon
Sr. Manager, Media Relations & Communications

Suzanne Struglinski
Manager, Media Relations & Communications

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
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