France

Marie-Helene Bouvier-Colle and Catherien Deneux-Tharaux and colleagues at Inserm U953, Recherche épidémiologique en santé périnatale et santé des femmes et des enfants, Paris conduct national and international studies of maternal morbidity and mortality and participate in the activities of INOSS. Their current main project in this area is the EPIMOMS Study (www.u953.idf.inserm.fr/page.asp?page=5361)