News from the States

Cross-river state SOGON schedules handover ceremony

The Immediate past state coordinator of SOGON in Cross river state Prof. Mabel Ekot has scheduled the handover ceremony to the new coordinator Prof E.I Ekanem for Wednesday the 13th of October 2021.  In a statement in Calabar, Prof. Ekot also said that new State Executive members will be elected during the ceremony scheduled for the Seminar room, department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology UCTH.

Ebonyi State SOGON collaborates with the United States’ President’s Malaria Initiative (PMI)

EBOSOGON members will participate in next week’s orientation seminar organised by The United States President’s Malaria Initiative for states (PMI-S) plans on the dissemination of the new national guidelines on the diagnosis and treatment of malaria in Nigeria. About 30 members will be participating.

Imo State SOGON launches activities

Greetings from IMO SOGON executive desk.

We are in the second month of the last quarter of this year. Please find time to go through these notable events…

 Publicity –

1) we have to a commendable extent, recruited all members to this forum (Whatsapp).

2) we have reached out to some organisations who have accepted to collaborate with us. Courtesy visit to stakeholders will start next week… The coordinator of Imo State primary health and development agency has agreed to welcome us on Tuesday(12/10/21) by 9am. Others will be communicated once fixed.

 Outreach

1) International day of the girl child is on 12/10/21. In collaboration with GLADWICH and Rotary Club, a program on girl child empowerment with exposition on puberty and communication skills will hold at Aladinma primary school. further details will be communicated.

 Meeting

an OGM will hold on Sunday 14/11/21 at O$G Hall, FMC OWERRI by 1pm prompt.

 Agenda –

1)SOGON AGM at Benue.

2)Hosting of SOGON Eastern sector in March 2022.

3)Election of other members of Imo SOGON exco

4)The future of Imo SOGON.

Thank you as we continue to work together. Feel free to let us know your thoughts.

✍️

EGWIM ADANNA VIVIAN

ISUOG organises online Ultrasound scan training

BT flex is a one month course in OBGYN ultrasound. The training which commences November 6th 2021 will run only on Saturdays from 1300 hours to about 1500 hours (GMT). Topics to be covered include

Basics of Scanning

Approach to fetal biometry and anatomy

Approach to imaging of the pelvis

Approach to fetal anatomy

Please register today!!

https://www.isuog.org/event/bt-flex-2.html

Imo State SOGON celebrates the 2021 international day of the Girl-child with the Glad Women and Child Health Initiative (GWACHI). The event is scheduled for the 12th of October 2021, at Aladinma Primary School Owerri by 10.00am.