PROTECT – Train the Trainer Program
(Prevention and Repair Of perineal Trauma Episiotomy through Coordinated Training)
2016 IUGA Annual Meeting – Cape Town, South Africa
Wednesday, August 3; 1:00-5:00pm
Chairs: Ranee Thakar, Abdul Sultan
Faculty: Jan Willem de Leeuw, Natarajan Rajamaheswari
Deadline to register for PROTECT is Wednesday, July 27, 2016
To promote knowledge of obstetricians and midwives worldwide in the management of perineal trauma and episiotomy through structured training with a view to minimising pelvic floor and perineal morbidity associated with childbirth.
To minimise pelvic floor and perineal morbidity associated with childbirth.
How to register: Registrants must meet 2 prerequisite criteria in order to attend this program:
[Register separately for the PROTECT Train the Trainer Program at the 2016 annual meeting: Registration to open, Friday, February 12!]
Upon the conclusion of successfully participating in the PROTECT – Train the Trainer course you may begin step 4:
*4. Upload personal videos or photographs (Demonstrate live surgical technique) to IUGA Website (PROTECT area) within 2 years of Step 3.
*NOTE: Those submitting videos or photography must secure consent forms from the subject patients and should use the forms that are typically used within their own institution.
5. Following successful completion of these 4 steps, participants will be awarded a certificate of successful completion of the PROTECT train the trainer program.