Newsroom

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: communications@acog.org.

Latest News Releases

New Guidance on Diagnosing and Reducing Period Pain Can Help Adolescents Thrive

Ted L. Anderson, M.D., Ph.D., Announced as ACOG President-Elect

Experts List Four Things Any Hospital Can Do Now to Prevent Maternal Mortality

Ob-Gyns Help Shape Adolescent Understanding of Healthy Relationships

Jeanne Conry, MD, PhD, FACOG, Elected President-Elect of the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics

ACOG and Abt to Collaborate to Fight Cervical Cancer

ACOG and WPSI Release Materials to Support Women’s Preventive Care at Every Life Stage

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Latest Statements

Nation’s Ob-Gyns Applaud Passage of the Improving Access to Maternity Care Act

America’s Frontline Physicians Oppose the Administration’s Decision to Jeopardize Access to Women’s Preventive Care

ACOG Opposes the Administration’s Final Regulation That Reduces Access to Contraception

Joint Statement of America’s Frontline Physicians Opposing Public Charge Proposal

Leading Women’s Health Care Groups Issue Joint Statement on USPSTF Final Cervical Cancer Screening Recommendations

Leaders in Obstetric Care Respond to the Published Results of the ARRIVE Trial

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ACOG on the Record

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
202-863-2423
mchristin@acog.org

Maggie McEvoy 
Manager, Media Relations
202-863-2553
mmcevoy@acog.org

Jamila Vernon
Manager, Media Relations
202-863-2433
jvernon@acog.org

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