Promoting awareness and prevention of GBS disease in babies
before birth through early infancy

- February 2020 -
February is International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month
February is International Prenatal Infection Prevention Month

​​Our goal every February is to focus on educating people as to how to help prevent prenatal infections. Many microorganisms, including group B strep, can harm babies not only at birth, but during pregnancy.  If women are pregnant or planning to become pregnant, there are strategies they should know about to help protect their babies.

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Last chance for FREE CME credit!

Last February, we hosted the Prenatal Infection Prevention Symposium (PIPS) February 25-28, 2019. Don't worry you haven't missed out! You can still view these presentations, but CME credit is only available until February 28, 2020!

ICGBS 2020

The International Conference on Group B Strep (ICGBS) 2020 will be held online July 20-22, 2020 with Dr. Carol J. Baker as our keynote presenter! ICGBS is an online collaboration of healthcare professionals, laboratorians, researchers, families, policy makers, and other interested individuals working to increase awareness and prevention of GBS disease in babies worldwide.

Thank you to our Diamond Sponsor for helping to make this event possible!


Learn more about ICGBS or become a sponsor

Group B Strep International is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, depending on the generosity of our supporters. To help us further our mission of spreading GBS awareness and prevention worldwide, we graciously ask that you make a donation.

Download free GBS awareness materials

Besides the awareness materials and promotional items in our online store, many of our GBS awareness materials are downloadable! Please email with any questions or special requests.

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