Groundbreaking changes for AFE Research

In January of 2016, the AFE Foundation was honored to be invited to convene with leading experts in AFE, critical care obstetricians, and a multi-disciplinary team in an effort to set very specific parameters to be used for future AFE research and publications.  ...

AFE Foundation Featured in People Magazine

AFE Foundation Executive Director, Miranda Klassen, and Board Chair, Amy De Simone, were recently featured in People Magazine's special print edition "Heroes Among Us". The magazine was available on newsstands across the U.S. in July and August of 2016. The story,...

The Loss Of Your Best Friend: Living Without Paula

  In the fall of 1995, I was a sophomore at Kent State University and a member of Delta Sigma Pi.  I met Paula when she pledged my Business Fraternity. Mid semester, in a Statistics review session, we sat together and laughed and joked like we had known each other...

Brain Injury After AFE

The AFE Foundation offers resources targeted specifically toward families caring for a loved one who has suffered traumatic brain injury as a result of experiencing AFE.

Families in Crisis

Specifically for families whose loved one remains in the hospital, this guide will help families from the crucial moments after AFE through the hours, days and weeks following.

Donate to Win a Diamond Pendant

Diamonds are a girl's best friend! Now is your chance to support a great cause AND have a chance to win this beautiful diamond pendant from Americus Diamond! How to Enter: Participants may participate by making an online donation of $20.00. Make your donation now!...

Stephanie Arnold 37 Seconds

A portion of each book sold will support AFE research! Purchase your copy TODAY! 37 Seconds, written by amniotic fluid embolism (AFE) survivor Stephanie Arnold, recounts the harrowing birth of her son and her journey to recovery- which she foretold months before it...

Help us #endAFE!

The AFE Foundation is funded by donations. Every dollar goes toward our support, research, and education programs. We are committed to turning donations into action, including yours.