We are a unique coalition of affected families, researchers, and health care providers working together to reduce AFE, a leading cause of maternal death and suffering.


Advancing research to better understand, treat, diagnosis, and someday prevent AFE.


Promoting awareness and understanding of AFE for patients and the medical community.


Connecting those affected to timely information, helpful resources, and other families.

The AFE Foundation is the only organization in the world dedicated
to AFE and the research to prevent it.

AFE Patient Registry


AFE Patient Registry Lead Researchers

We envision a world without AFE.

You play the most important part

You can help us keep mothers sAFE.

Recent AFE News

The latest news and updates with the AFE Foundation
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AFE Foundation Featured on People.com!

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AFE Foundation is Co-Author and Presenter of New Safety Bundle

AFE Foundation founder, Miranda Klassen, recently co-authored a new Safety Bundle as part of the…

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Living Without Paula: Dealing With the Loss Of Your Best Friend

  In the fall of 1995, I was a sophomore at Kent State University and…

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Call: 619-820-3383 or
Email :  AFE Crisis