SMFM India Maternal – Fetal Medicine involves the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of those conditions responsible for the morbidity and mortality of the mother, fetus and the early new-born. The rapidly expanding body of knowledge regarding maternal health and disease and the continuing introduction of new technologies for maternal and fetal assessment needs to be learned and applied to the practice of high risk obstetrics. Society at large has increasing demands and expectations for good outcomes for both the mother and child. The nature of obstetrical care has to therefore undergo continual change for the better. A need for knowledge and updating in MFM is a direct result of these evolving needs.SMFM – India hopes to play a role to further improve the access to knowledge and current developments in this area.