1st Africa Regional FIGO Conference of Gynaecology and Obstetrics

Event 11 May 2013

The Maternal and Newborn Health Unit are pleased to announce that we are hosting 2 pre congress training workshops on Wednesday 2nd October 2013


Life Saving Skills and Emergency Obstetric and Newborn Care Training Package- New approach to competency based training.  Currently running in 8 African and 3 Asian counties as part of the Making It Happen programme, with evidence of positive results in terms of knowledge and skills and also facility outcomes.

Quality Improvement in Maternal and Newborn Health- Opportunity to critique a new QI package before it is operational as part of the 11 country ‘Making It Happen’ programme.  Opportunity to learn how this package is complementary to current thinking on QI.

Each workshop will last approximately 90 minutes and hold a maximum of 24 participants

Those who may benefit from the workshop or may be interested in attending are: Ministry of Health Officials, Consultants in Quality Improvement, Obstetricions/Gynaecologists interested in volunteering as national or international faculty.

To register your interest in the workshops please contact the conference


Access: Registration through Congress