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 

Seven Organizations Promoting Women’s Health Launch a New Campaign on Preventive Services for Women

Criminalization of Self-Induced Abortion Intimidates and Shames Women Unnecessarily

National Initiative Aimed at Reducing Maternal Deaths Shows Early Signs of Improvement in Severe Maternal Morbidity

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Latest Statements

ACOG Opposes Administration Attempt to Reduce Access to Medicaid Primary and Preventive Care

Leading Experts in Women’s Health Care, Pediatrics & Addiction Medicine: “Pregnant Women with Substance Use Disorders Need Health Care, Not Incarceration”

Nation’s Leading Reproductive Health Care Providers: “Health Care Should be Based on Medical Standards and Science, Not Religious Beliefs”

America’s Frontline Physicians: Statement on Medicaid Work Requirements

ACOG Opposes Efforts to Radically Limit Medicaid Access

ACOG Opposes Any Effort to Ban Scientifically and Medically Accurate Terminology

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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

Maggie McEvoy 
Manager, Media Relations

Jamila Vernon
Manager, Media Relations

American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
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