Mon, Mar 07|
Online Event, Webinar via Zoom
Seminars in O&G: Pre- eclampsia-Risk stratification , BP control, delivery, and postpartum management
Towards a Reduction in Maternal Mortality. Only active members are eligible for CPD accredited certificates.
Time & Location
Mar 07, 2022, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM GMT+2
Online Event, Webinar via Zoom
About the event
Seminars in O&G: Only active members are eligible for CPD accredited certificates.
Pre-eclampsia is a multisystem disorder that typically affects 2%–5% of pregnant women and is one of the leading causes of maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality, especially when the condition is of early onset. Globally, 76 000 women and 500 000 babies die each year from this disorder. Through this webinar, Dr Valerie Vannevel will:
- Raise awareness on the links between pre-eclampsia and poor maternal and perinatal outcomes
- Provide guidance on prediction, risk stratification, monitoring, and management of pre-eclampsia in the antenatal, labour and postnatal stage of pregnancy.
Dr. Vannevel studied medicine at Catholic University Leuven, Belgium and subsequently started obstetrics & gynecology specialization through the Catholic University Leuven. She trained for 4 years in Belgium and spent the last year at Kalafong Hospital, Pretoria, resulting in her graduating and obtaining her MMed in September 2016. She started working for SAMRC in November 2016 as a researcher and as an obstetrician in Kalafong Hospital. Her clinical interests lie in maternal and fetal medicine (ultrasound, recurrent pregnancy loss). Her current research work is on Umbiflow International study and Intrapartum Care. She is focused on improving pregnancy outcomes and improving childbirth for pregnant women in low and middle-income countries.
Delivered by specialists in the field, the Seminars in Obstetrics and Gynaecology equips medical professionals with a comprehensive understanding of common women’s health issues. Seminars in Obstetrics and Gynaecology are a series of CPD accredited live lectures, case presentations, Q &A sessions that aim to improve your knowledge and skills in obstetrics and gynaecology. These seminars are ideal for healthcare workers interested in learning more about both essential and complex topics in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. This program will enable you to provide high-demand services and better meet your patients’ health needs.
Through this initiative the Clinical Care Platform aims to:
- Encourage education and the dissemination of knowledge in the field of Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
- Promote preventive and therapeutic services related to health care of women and children.
- Advocate for reproductive and sexual health and rights.
- Contribute towards the reduction of maternal mortality
Who Should Attend
The program is Ideal for O&G specialists, registers, medical officers, midwives and professional nurses with interest in Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
Accredited according to the HPCSA’s Medical and Dental Board Guidelines for Healthcare Professions for Level 1 = 1 Clinical CPD Point.for each 60 minutes of attendance.
To qualify for the certificate of completion for this short course, participants should successfully complete allocated modules and the assessment process. The certificate will be available within 24 hours of completing the seminar.
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