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Welcome to the
Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders
Study Group, (FASDsg)*
Drinking alcohol during pregnancy can lead to Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders.
FASD can include significant defects in the fetal brain, cardiovascular and skeletal systems.
The life-long consequences for the child can include cognitive deficits and a variety of behavioral and social problems.
FASDSG members are researchers, clinicians and administrators with a strong professional interest in FASD
- Educates its members and the public.
- Supports research into the causes and consequences of FASD.
- Supports research into behavioral and biochemical therapies.
- Promotes prevention of FASD and treatment for alcohol-exposed children.
*The views expressed in this website do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the National Institutes of Health or the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.
FASDSG is an affiliate of