ARFH President, Professor O.A Ladipo attends FIGO Regional Congress of Gynecology & Obstetrics, Middle East and Africa

12th April 2018 News & Stories 0 Comments

L-R: Prof. O.A Ladipo, Sami Mahmoud AbdelKhair

ARFH President/CEO, Professor O.A Ladipo attends the FIGO Regional Congress of Gynecology & Obstetrics, Middle East and Africa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

The regional conference organised together with African Federation of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (AFOG), the Emirates Medical Association (EMA) and the Federation of Arab Gynecology and Obstetrics Societies (FAGOS) is been held from 11-13, April 2018 at the InterContinental Hotel Dubai Festival City, Dubai, United Arab Emirates. It is a scientific programme focusing on the issues faced by the obstetricians and gynaecologists in the region. It covers cutting edge topics in daily practice, the most recent development and management of the rapidly evolving health care requirements, as well as the crucial challenges concerning low resource countries.

The congress is also intended to serve as an international educational programme for obstetricians, gynecologists, midwives, nurses, general practitioners and other specialists working in the field of women’s health, policy and decision makers, patient groups, leaders from FIGO partnership and UN organizations.

The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO) is the only worldwide non profit organization that groups obstetricians and gynecologists. It has member associations in 130 countries/territorie. FIGO is the global voice on women’s’ health and is in official relations with the World Health Organization (WHO) and the United Nations (UN).