IFPA is a federation of four placental research organisations from different regions around the world.

These organisations include:

Australian & New Zealand Placental Research Association (ANZPRA)
Founded in 1990, this group encompasses Australia, New Zealand and Southeast Asia.

European Placenta Group (EPG)
The EPG covers Europe and the Middle East, including the Israeli Society for Placenta Research (ISPR) and was founded in 1984.

Japan Placenta Association (JPA)
This organization is the regional group for Japan, founded in 1988.

Placenta Association of the Americas (PAA)
In 2001 the PAA was set up to include North America, Central America and South America. It works closely with the Latin America Society for Maternal-Fetal Interaction and Placenta (SLIMP)

IFPA is devoted to supporting and promoting excellence in the field of placental research throughout the world.

If you are a scientist involved in placental research, we invite you to consider joining this scientific organisation.


Last updated

December 10, 2020


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