PR Leap (Internet), Oct. 13, 2006 New York, Stuttgart - George Saade, M.D., and Rosemary D. Higgins, M.D., as the new editors in chief of the “American Journal of Perinatology”. Dr. Saade is a professor in the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. Dr. Higgins is a program scientist for the Neonatal Research Network, Center for Developmental Biology and Perinatal Medicine NICHD, NIH, located in Bethesda, Maryland. Both Dr. Saade and Dr. Higgins bring a wealth of knowledge and an abundance of experience to the journal.