[TEST] SRH for International Volunteers – 20 December 2018

£95.00

Category:

Programme

09:00 - 09:15

Registration & Coffee

09:15 - 09:20

Introduction; Aims & Objectives

09:20 - 11:10

Maternal & New Born Health
  • Maternal & New Born Health – Safer Births: Reducing Maternal & Neonatal Mortality (BEmONC) – the importance of promoting simple basic care
  • Prenatal and Postnatal Family Planning
  • Examples from the Field

11:10 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 13:30

Contraception & Abortion
  • Contraception in a Low Resource Setting – making the most of limited choice; dealing with myths
  • Unsafe Abortion & Post Abortion Care
  • Fistula Care
  • Questions / Audience Discussion

13:30 - 14:10

Buffet Lunch

14:10 - 15:25

Sexual Health & Safe Practice
  • STIs, HPV, Hepatitis B: anti-microbial resistance
  • Female Genital Cutting
  • Working with Local Staff; Safeguarding and Governance
  • Identifying Victims of Abuse, Gender-based Violence and Trafficking

15:25 - 15:45

Tea Break / Networking

15:45 - 17:30

Practical Issues - What to Expect as a Volunteer
  • First Hand Experience for Volunteers
  • Adapting to Working with Mixed Skill Sets; Promoting Respectful Care; coping with mismatches of UK and local practices; awareness of social norms
  • Experiences from the Field
  • Questions / Audience Discussion

17:30

Close

Location

Student Central
Malet Street
Bloomsbury
London WC1E 7HY

Fee (including refreshments and a sandwich lunch)

£95

CPD and recertification

Valid for 6 hours’ recertification of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare’s DFSRH and 6 CPD points