Urogynecology global health forum: special focus on obstetric fistulas, and bladder repair & management
August 2, 2016
7:45 a.m.-6:00 p.m.
Any fellow, trainee or consultant from Africa is welcome to register and participate in Fellows’ Day this year.
Morning sessions through lunch: R1,023.23/$63.65
Afternoon sessions: Free
7:45 a.m. Registration & Welcome
8:00 a.m. Panel of presenters focused on obstetric fistula
What is a complex obstetric fistula: Anatomy of a complex condition
Surgical management of vesicovaginal and rectovaginal fistulas
Social complexity surrounding obstetric fistulas/FGM: understanding the issue
What is the expectation and role of the specialist in low resource settings?
9:40 a.m. Break
10:00 a.m. Hands-on bladder workshop
12:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. Keynote speaker – TBD
1:30 p.m. Surgical video forum
Management of bladder injuries
Management of vesicovaginal fistulas
Management of rectovaginal fistulas
2:45 p.m.-3:00 p.m. IUJ update from editors Paul Riss and Peter Dwyer
All IUGA fellows are invited to a free reception which will take place:
Tuesday, August 2, 2016
Roof Terrace Room
Please note you must bring your badge to gain admittance to the reception
*Program is subject to change.