Maternal, newborn, child and adolescent health

XIX FIGO World Congress of Gynecology & Obstetrics

Cape Town, South Africa, 4 to 9 October 2009

An outstanding scientific and cultural programme is being put together which should meet the needs of all participants. The scientific and industrial exhibits will present the latest information and provided attendees with a dramatic insight into the ongoing changes in women’s health care.

The FIGO World Congress is built around science and its advancement, and a varied, interesting and informative science-based programme is developed by Dr Tom Baskett from Canada that will not only present the latest science and practice but also address the many issues that affect women’s health world-wide. Each congress day will include plenary sessions, keynote lectures, seminars and free communications sessions. Key areas of interest ill be the focus of plenary sessions, while seminars featured leading experts addressing different aspects of a specific topic. Young scientists will be encouraged to present their work and poster presentations will be featured heavily.

The Congress is being undertaken with the assistance of The South African Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists.

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