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2019 Year in Review

Thanks to our generous community of supporters, in 2019 the NEC Society brought us closer to a world without necrotizing enterocolitis. Over the last year, we’ve engaged thousands of diverse stakeholders from around the globe. Together, we’ve launched research projects,…

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NEC Society and Cincinnati Children’s Announce the NEC Symposium

The NEC Society is honored to partner with Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center to present the Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC) Symposium, April 13-16, 2021 at The Westin Cincinnati. The NEC Society is the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on the prevention…

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Webinar Series on Human Milk and the Prevention of NEC

For premature and medically fragile babies, breast milk can be a lifesaving intervention. We are just beginning to understand precisely how breast milk protects the health of our most vulnerable neonates. Our webinar series will explore evidence-based practices for optimizing…

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NEC Society Receives $250,000 Research Capacity Award

The NEC Society has received a $250,000 Engagement Award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to support the organization’s two-year research capacity building project. This PCORI award will advance the NEC Society’s ability to drive patient-centered outcomes research (PCOR)…

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NEC Symposium

2019 NEC Symposium Summary now available!

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NEC Society Shop is now open!

All proceeds go directly toward our mission to build a world without NEC!

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NEC Society Webinar Series on Probiotics

The NEC Society’s webinar series on probiotics attracted more than 330 participants from 23 different countries. These three educational webinars for NICU families, clinicians, and other stakeholders explored the use of probiotics in the NICU with babies at risk of…

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VIDEO: NEC Prevention Through Collaboration

Check out our new video designed to encourage providers and patient-families to partner to improve care for babies!

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NEC Society Biorepository

First ever NEC biobank established!

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NOVA PBS: NEC and Probiotics

NOVA Next explores necrotizing enterocolitis, probiotics and the complex devastation of this disease.

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