The Society of Fetal Medicine is a global forum of Indian origin that envisions
offering every fetus an optimal outcome. The Society has already embarked on its
mission of opening minds to fetal needs and is a continuously evolving
multidisciplinary organization with members from the fields of obstetrics, genetics,
fetal medicine, ultrasound, radiology, pediatrics, pediatric surgery, neonatology,
pediatric cardiology, laboratory medicine, laboratory technology, infertility,
community medicine, medical statistics, medical ethics, social work and psychology.
The Society's primary objectives are to promote and expand education and research in fetal medicine and facilitate rapid translation of research findings into clinical application. The society encourages and organises continuing professional education programs, promotion of public awareness, advocating standards of practice and enunciating clinical and technical guidelines.