ESOG News

Follow Up Webinar on Pandemic Challenges

The Ethiopian Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ESOG) has conducted another webinar to address challenges related to COVID-19 on September 19, 2020. The webinar entitled- COVID-19: Pregnancy and Women’s Health was chaired by Dr. Dawit Worku, a member of ESOG’s Executive Board. The webinar brought to the panel Dr. Zufan Lakew, directing manager of Hemen MCH Specialty Center, Dr. Ayele Teshome, provost from Yekatit 12 Hospital Medical College, Dr. Woldesenbet Wegene, emergency and critical care specialist, and Dr. Fekade Getachew, head of Ob-Gyn Department at Bahir Dar University.

Dozens of ESOG Members and other health care professionals have attended the webinar, which is a follow up of a series of such other webinars the Society has been hosting.

Webinar on Ultrasound

The Ethiopian Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ESOG) conducted a webinar on ultrasound in collaboration with Mindray on August 30, 2020 beginning 9 through 4:30 Local Time. Opened with remarks by Dr. Abdulfatah Abdulkadir, ESOG’s CME Committee Chairman, the webinar brought in Ibtissem Kara, Mindray Clinical Manager of Africa.

Mindray ObGyn Ultrasound Solutions was the session covered on the webinar followed by questions and answers from participants.

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ESOG Conducted 3rd Webinar on Pandemic Challenges

The Ehtiopian Society of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ESOG) conducted the second webinar on June 20, 2020. The webinar themed the same as the first one- COVID-19: Pregnancy and Women's Health- was moderated by Dr. Rahel Demisew, ESOG’s Executive Board member. Panelists included Dr. Misrak Tadesse, neonatologist at Fredrik Health Hospital, Dr. Balkachew Negatu, maternal fetal medcine specialist, Dr. Wondimu Gudu, maternal fetal medicine specialist and Fetiya Alferid, anesthesiologist.