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NICHD Director to Keynote NEC Symposium

The NEC Society is honored to announce that Dr. Diana Bianchi will serve as the opening keynote speaker for the Necrotizing Enterocolitis (NEC) Symposium. Dr. Bianchi is the Director of the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and…

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Registration Open for NEC 2021

We are delighted to announce our virtual sessions, May 19 – 21, 2021, which coincide with NEC Awareness Week. Registration is open and available here. Our call for abstracts is open! Please submit before March 19, 2021 @ 12pm EST….

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NEC Society Board of Directors Gives Full-Term Cardiac NEC Families a Seat at the Table

The NEC Society is dedicated to building a world without necrotizing enterocolitis (NEC). While NEC often impacts babies born prematurely, the NEC Society‚Äôs patient-families have helped us to understand that NEC also affects babies born full-term, with congenital heart defects,…

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Save the Date! The NEC Society, in Partnership with UC Davis, Will Host the First National Symposium on Necrotizing Enterocolitis

Earlier this year, we announced that the NEC Society received an award from the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to host the first national symposium on the prevention of necrotizing enterocolitis in fragile infants. Planning is now underway, and we…

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