Clinical Updates in Obstetrics and Gynecology (CUOG) 2018


The practice of Obsetrics and Gynaecology continues to change in response to advances in technology and the unveiling of new evidence in high impact publications. These advances are varied, often subtle and can be challenging for the day-to-day Practitioners in the speciality to keep pace with the rapid changes. This Clinical update has been commissioned to address the topical issues in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. The conference will feature evidence-based presentations and debates by leading clinicians and academics from Qatar, USA and Europe. It will be an engaging and interactive educational platform.

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Who should attend

The content of the Clinical Updates in Obstetrics and Gynaecology has been put together to meet the learning and knowledge needs of healthcare providers who are involved in the care of pregnant women from primary care to tertiary level including but not limited to the following groups:

  • Physicians
  • Nurses
  • Midwives
  • Allied Health Professionals

Sessions Overview

  • Advances in Prenatal Care and Prenatal Diagnosis
  • Management of High Risk pregnancy
  • Intrapartum Care
  • Update on Management of Obstetric Complications
  • Management of Medical Disorders in pregnancy
  • Controversies and Clinical Debates Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • Advances in Intrapartum Fetal monitoring
  • Ambulatory Gynaecology update
  • Update in Gynaecology Endoscopy

Learning Objectives

​​​​​​​At the end of the Clinical Updates in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, delegates should be able to:
  1. Identify, discuss and understand the current updates in prenatal and intrapartum care
  2. Understand and discuss the current evidence based approach to management of benign and ambulatory gynaecology
  3. Understand the current clinical controversies in obstetrics and gynaecology

Registration Packages

  • Doctors, 1,000 QAR = $275
  • Regular Registration, 500 QAR = $137

The Organizing Committee

  • Dr Gbemisola Okunoye – Director of Conferences & Chair of Organizing Committee
  • Dr Vincent Boama – Attending Physician, Obstetrics & Gynaecology- CME Liaison
  • Prof Justin Konje – Executive Chair, Women’s services Clinical Management Group, Sidra
  • Prof Steve Lindow – Division Chief, Obstetrics, WCMG
  • Dr Amir Elnahas – Sr Attending Physician, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Sidra
  • Dr Isaac Babarinsa – Sr Attending Physician, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Sidra
  • Ms Gladys Gray – Nursing/Midwifery Representative
  • Saida Khamooshi – Nurse Practitioner, Sidra
  • Dr Tom Farrell – Sr Attending Physician, Education Lead, WCMG, Sidra
  • Dr Avideah Nejad – Sr Attending Physician, Maternal and Fetal Medicine, Sidra
  • Dr Sara Buhmaid – Attending Physician, OBGYN, Sidra

Conference Secretariat

  • Bakhita Al-Khabbash – Community Liaison
  • Noricel Hernandez – Speaker Logistics Liaison
  • Manjulla Vinolia Pinto-Finance
  • Antoinette Nadeeparambil
  • Suzan Albanna
  • Triciabel Esquires

Events Team

  • Aisha Al Zaman
  • Eman Nasrallah
  • Hamda Zain Al Abdeen

Delegates who Require a Visa to attend this Conference

Visa application to attend this conference is the responsibility of each Individual delegate. However we are able to provide some assistance in this if needed.