International Society for the Study and Prevention of Perinatal and Infant Death
The International Society for the Study and Prevention of Perinatal and Infant Death (ISPID) is a not-for-profit organization that is leading the world in discovering evidence-based preventive measures for stillbirth and sudden infant death. ISPID also works to promote improved quality, standardization of care for bereaved parents, and networking families, professionals, and scientists through resource sharing.
ISPID is devoted to the exchange of information among bereaved families, scientists, and other specialists in the field of perinatal and infant health and death, as well as educating the community at large. ISPID's activities include:
ISPID has been dedicated for decades to research on infant survival and the support of bereaved families. You may want to download the ISPID Membership Brochure for a brief overview or read the ISPID website for more detailed information on what ISPID is about.
If you would like to support ISPID by making a donation, you are very welcome to do so after changing to this page.
Board Minutes Available
Minutes of the last meetings of the ISPID Executive Board are available in the Members Area.
Recent papers published on SIDS or stillbirth have been listed by ISPID members.