A main focus of SBA is increasing public awareness about Spina Bifida. In part this is done through media and press relations.

If you are a reporter with an immediate deadline, please contact Gretchen Sumera, Communications & Outreach Manager, at 800-621-3141 for assistance. Inquiries without an immediate deadline should be submitted in writing to and will be answered promptly.

SBA also posts recent press releases and articles that may be of interest to reporters and other constituents.

SBA Press Releases