EUROPEAN BOARD & COLLEGE OF OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY
EBCOG is the Board and College of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Section of the Union Européenne des Medécins Spécialistes (UEMS). EBCOG began in 1996 as a fusion between the European Board of Gynaecology and Obstetrics (EBGO) and the European College of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (ECOG). Based in 1050 Brussels, Troonstraat (Avenue de la Couronne) 20, Belgium, EBCOG is an organisation made up of 36 countries.
INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION OF GYNECOLOGY AND OBSTETRICS
FIGO is dedicated to the improvement of women’s health and rights and to the reduction of disparities in healthcare available to women and newborns, as well as to advancing the science and practice of obstetrics and gynecology.
The organisation pursues its mission through leading global programme activities, with a particular focus on sub-Saharan Africa and South East Asia.
INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF ULTRASOUND IN OBSTETRICS AND GYNAECOLOGY
ISUOG’s mission is to improve women’s health through the provision, advancement and dissemination of the highest quality education, standards and research information around ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology. In order to do so, ISUOG has a number of programs and schemes for practitioners at all levels of training. For Trainees, this includes a two-year free membership of ISUOG which includes free online subscription to ISUOG’s journal, Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology, and access to other ISUOG educational resources
ISUOG Basic Training (Link: https://www.isuog.org/education/basic-training.html) ISUOG Trainee Partnership (Link: https://www.isuog.org/membership/trainees.html) ISUOG Education courses (Link: https://www.isuog.org/events/education-courses.html)
ISUOG 30th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology (Link: https://www.isuog.org/events/world-congress-2020.html)
EUROPEAN SOCIETY OF CONTRACEPTION AND REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
The European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health (ESC) was founded on December 26, 1988 in Paris, France.
The aims of the Society are as follows:
– To improve and facilitate knowledge and use of contraception, abortion, sexually transmitted infections and reproductive health care in the countries of Europe.
– To promote the harmonisation of different policies concerning contraception and reproductive health care in the countries of Europe.
– To promote availability of all methods of contraception in the countries of Europe.
– To carry out epidemiological and sociological studies and other types of research on contraception and reproductive health care in the countries of Europe.
– To encourage relations between the European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health and other appropriate organisations in Europe and throughout the world.
– To share knowledge and experience of contraception with countries outside Europe.
EUROPEAN NETWORK OF YOUNG GYNAE ONCOLOGISTS
The European Network of Young Gynaecological Oncologists(ENYGO), is a network of juniors and trainees in gynaecological oncology and related subspecialties within ESGO.
ENYGO furthers the needs and aspirations of the trainees involved in the study, prevention and treatment of gynaecological cancers and is committed to improving education and training in gynaecological oncology across Europe.
The network serves as a forum for promoting scientific and social interaction, discussion and debate and the exchange of ideas and views.
ENYGO facilitates the establishment of strategic partnerships and collaborations amongst the future generation of gynaecological oncologists.
ENYGO is supported in its activities by the European Society of Gynaecological Oncology (ESGO) and is represented on the ESGO council.
Free online course in vacuum-assisted delivery for ENTOG members. During Covid-19 restrictions, Vacca Academy is opening its online Fundamentals of Vacuum-Assisted Delivery course to ENTOG members free of charge.
The Fundamentals class delivers the comprehensive theoretical foundations of VAD, including the best-practice Vacca 5 Steps technique. The course is accredited for 7 continuing professional development (CPD) hours and is the pre-requisite to Vacca Academy practical workshops.
The course can be completed at your own pace and instruction is varied with videos, readings, workbooks and short tests. Students earn a certificate upon successful completion of the course.
As a bonus, ENTOG members also have the chance to win a VAD simulation training model for their chosen hospital or training institution.
Register now to start your Fundamentals of Vacuum-Assisted Delivery course while the free offer is open!