Join NBDPN

The National Birth Defects Prevention Network (NBDPN) is a group of individuals involved in birth defects surveillance, research, and prevention.  As a 501(c)3, the NBDPN fulfills its mission by pursuing the following goals:  Improve access and application of information about the prevalence and trends of birth defects;  Increase collaboration between members within the birth defects community; and Advance science through birth defects surveillance and its application to public health efforts and resource allocation.

As a member of the National Birth Defects Prevention Network, you join an international group of individuals dedicated to birth defects surveillance, research, and prevention. 


Membership benefits include:

  • free copy of the NBDPN Annual Report with advance information on its "Call for manuscripts",
  • advance information on the NBDPN Annual Meeting and its "Call for Posters",
  • access to national and international expertise in birth defects,
  • access to publications and products not available to the non-member
  • opportunities to participate in

·         data analysis & publication,

·         technical training,

·         creation of national program standards,

·         annual meeting planning, and

·         birth defects education and prevention materials development.

At this time, memberships are for the individual “participating member”.  Annual membership dues are $60.00 (effective July 1, 2016). The official membership year runs from July 1st to June 30th of the following year.  Organizations may inquire about group invoicing.  Contact nbdpninc@nbdpn.org

In the "Members Only" section of the NBDPN web site, not only can you update your membership information and search for other members, but also access a multitude of resources and archived materials.

Download or print the NBDPN flyer.
Submit your registration for membership on-line today!