Pregnancy Research

The UKCRC has established a specialist group following the annual report of the Chief Medical Officer 2014 – The Health of the 51%;Women

Pregnant scientist working in laboratory with pipette

Pregnancy Research Review Sub-group

The Chief Medical Officer’s annual report of 2015 recommended that the UKCRC works with research funders to review the research needs and spend in the area of pregnancy.

Adult pregnant scientist in teamwork in laboratory

Pregnancy Research Review Study

Evidence suggests that more pregnancy-related research is needed to improve outcome for women and babies. In order to achieve this a comprehensive study of where and how existing funding is invested aligned with research needs and priorities in the area is required.