Guidelines for Submitting a Proposal to Sponsor and International Advanced Life Support in Obstetrics (ALSO®) and Basic Life Support in Obstetrics (BLSO®) Program
The following guidelines were designed to facilitate the application and review process for introducing the ALSO/BLSO Programs in a country via an established organization or other entity.
All interested entities are required to submit a written application or proposal to the American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP) Maternity Care and Patient Safety Advisory Board for approval. The proposal(s) are to include the following information.
Please address the following:
A. Course logistics
B. Host country epidemiology
C. Host country medical practice
E. Technology and resources
AAFP staff, in consultation with the representation of the ALSO® Advisory Board, will negotiate any business arrangements based on the needs of the international sponsoring entity. A royalty fee will be determined by the AAFP for each proposal.
Please forward the requested information to:
David Gregory MD, Chair ALSO® Advisory Board
c/o Annette Hinton, R.N., B.S.N.
American Academy of Family Physicians
Maternity Care and Patient Safety Department
11400 Tomahawk Creek Parkway
Leawood, Kansas 66211
(800) 274-2237 ext. 6550
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