EBOSOGON commences preparation of associate members for postgraduate examinations

The Ebonyi State chapter of SOGON has commenced the preparation of resident doctors for the forthcoming examinations of the West African college of Surgeons and the National postgraduate medical college of Nigeria. The programme which started yesterday was anchored by the State coordinator Prof Robinson Onoh saw the residents taken on their dissertations and vivaContinue reading “EBOSOGON commences preparation of associate members for postgraduate examinations”

Celebrating Professor CT John @ 80

The Department of Obstetrics & Gynaecology UPTH, Port-Harcourt has released a programme of event marking the 80th birthday celebration of one of the icons of the Society of Gynaecology and Obstetrics of Nigeria (SOGON), Professor Celestine T. John. In a statement signed by the Chairman of the Organising Committee Prof. Cosmas Enyindah, the programme isContinue reading “Celebrating Professor CT John @ 80”

Dr. Nnagbo wins SOGON’s 2021 Young Scientist’s Prize

Dr. JohnPaul E. Nnagbo of the department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology of the University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Ituku Ozalla has won this year’s SOGON’s Majekoudummi Award for excellence in research for young scientists. Dr.Nnagbo  who presented a cross sectional study on the role of virtual video conferencing on residency training during the COVID-19 oandemicContinue reading “Dr. Nnagbo wins SOGON’s 2021 Young Scientist’s Prize”

Eastern Sector Chairman Advocates Replacement of Partograph with Labour Care Guide for Management of Labour in Nigeria

The Sector chairman of Eastern SOGON, OUJ Umeora has advocated for taking labour management beyond the partograph. He made this call while presenting during the Presidential Session of the Ongoing SOGON 55th Annual Scientific Conference in Makurdi, Benue State.  He said that the LCG has been introduced by WHO following extensive review of the partograph.Continue reading “Eastern Sector Chairman Advocates Replacement of Partograph with Labour Care Guide for Management of Labour in Nigeria”