News at the SOGC

August 13, 2015

Now available: Your August JOGC

Check your mailbox and/or email inbox. The latest issue of the JOGC has just been sent out to SOGC members. Not a member? You can still access the abstracts online. Full access to the latest Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada is a benefit of membership. Find out how to join us here.

July 31, 2015

Welcome new President and Board of Directors

The SOGC is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Margaret Burnett as its 72nd President. Dr. Burnett will serve as SOGC President for the period of June 2015 through June 2016.”Thank you for entrusting me with this honorable position and for allowing me to represent you during the exciting year ahead,” Dr. Burnett said […]

Congratulations to the 2015 ACSC award recipients

Every year, the SOGC Board and Executive has the pleasure of recognizing the achievements of members and others working in the field of women’s health. The ACSC awards are the highest honours that the SOGC can bestow in recognition of the exceptional contributions of a member to the promotion of women’s health in Canada and […]

July 30, 2015

Health Canada approves Mifegymiso (“RU-486 abortion pill”)

The SOGC welcomes the announcement of Health Canada’s approval of RU-486 abortion pill, also known as Mifegymiso, a combination of two drugs, mifepristone and misoprostol, for the safe medical termination of early pregnancy. The availability of Mifegymiso provides an important alternative to a surgical procedure. Mifepristone/misoprostol has been approved for use in over 60 countries around […]

July 22, 2015

SOGC partners with CIHR for funding opportunity: Clinician-Investigator Teams in Obstetrics and Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Clinicians who work with patients on a daily basis see real world examples of the health system in action. They see where the gaps in scientific knowledge exist and experience first-hand how patients move through the health care system. The Clinician-Investigator Teams in Obstetrics and Maternal-Fetal Medicine will provide practicing clinicians who have limited protected […]

 

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