Minnesota Perinatal Organization (MPO) was founded in 1974 as a multidisciplinary association of individuals and organizations dedicated to improving perinatal health. We provide up-to-date information on perinatal care practices, services and technical advancements and a great opportunity to network with professionals from the region.
Our Mission is to optimize perinatal health in Minnesota through education.
June is National CMV Awareness Month
Congenital cytomegalovirus (CMV) is the most common viral infection, and leading non-genetic cause of hearing loss, that infants are born with in the United States. Every pregnant woman is at risk of acquiring CMV, but only 9% of women know about it. Get CMV Aware today - https://www.nationalcmv.org/overview/start-here.
Register soon - Early Bird Rates apply through June 30th!
MPO welcomes President-Elect, Matt Loichinger!
Dr. Loichinger is a board-certified maternal-fetal medicine specialist with Minnesota Perinatal Physicians, part of Allina Health. "High-risk pregnancies can be an anxious time for patients and their families. It is my job to support patients and their families throughout pregnancy with comprehensive care plans, effective communication, and patient education to achieve the ultimate goal: a healthy mother and a healthy baby." Dr. Loichinger also believes in patient-centered care that is supported by evidence-based medicine.