INTERGROWTH-21st in Sri Lanka

The team are running workshops to introduce the Preterm Growth Standards in Sri Lanka

Drs Leila Cheikh Ismail and Jane Hirst are currently introducing the Preterm Growth Standards through a series of workshops in Sri Lanka. Read more

INTERGROWTH-21st in China

Professors Jose Villar and Aris Papageorghiou enjoyed a warm reception when they presented the INTERGROWTH-21st standards at the Sixth China Maternal and Child Health Development Conference which was held in Zhuhai last week. Read more

INTERGROWTH-21st International Fetal Growth Standards

Latest charts available

New INTERGROWTH-21st Fetal Growth Standards charts for measurements of head circumference (HC), bi-parietal diameter (BPD), occipito-frontal diameter (OFD), femur length (FL) and abdominal circumference (AC) are now available for download. Read more

International Pediatric Association features INTERGROWTH-21st in first global newsletter of 2015

President-elect Zulfiqar Bhutta says INTERGROWTH-21st results are "message of hope"

President-elect of the International Pediatric Association (IPA) and INTERGROWTH-21st Consortium Member Zulfiqar Bhutta has co-authored a piece with INTERGROWTH-21st Co-Chief Investigators Stephen Kennedy and Jose Villar and Dr. Jane Hirst, dissemination lead for the INTERGROWTH-21st Project, about the Project's breakthrough ... Read more

New, Free Maternal Infections Online Training Course

Maternal Infections is a free, online, open access training course developed by the Nuffield Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology at the University of Oxford, Harvard Maternal Health Taskforce, The Global Health Network and the Geneva Foundation for Medical Education and ... Read more

This website provides clinicians and researchers access to the INTERGROWTH-21stGlobal Perinatal Package. This package is comprised of new, globally-validated standards and practical training resources. To download the standards please use the download links to the right of this page.


These standards are paired with an expanding Training Toolkit and a rich body of literature on our methods.


Policymakers may be interested in learning our progress with dissemination so far, and the implications of our new standards for health policy.



A selection of INTERGROWTH-21st-related news articles from around the world and information regarding press inquiries is available on our Media page.





(English) Introducing the INTERGROWTH-21st Project (Low Bandwidth) from Maternal Health Task Force