Draft Schedule for the BFPA 2nd Annual Sexual and Reproductive Health Conference -June 30-July 1, 2018

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INFO ON 2nd Annual Sexual and Reproductive Health Conference June 30-July 1, 2018

Barbados Family Planning Association presents its:

2nd Annual Sexual & Reproductive Health Conference

Saturday, 23 June 2018, Baobab Towers, Warrens, St. Michael

830AM-5.00PM

The Barbados Family Planning Association presents its second annual medical conference on Sexual and Reproductive Health in the Caribbean. The goal of this conference is to provide an opportunity for information sharing of current sexual and reproductive health practices, psychosocial perspectives, patient considerations and barriers to care. Topics explored include contraception, sexual assault, STIs, adolescent and transgender health and more. Guest speakers include MD candidates from the Quinnipiac University in Connecticut – Professors Kaitlin Renkosaiak, Devon Soucier and Zara Khan who will share on aspects of maternal mortality, prenatal counselling and contraception.

All health care providers, social workers, counsellors and other sexual & reproductive health stakeholders are invited to attend.

Registration:

$175 – Physicians

$125 – Nurses & Allied Health

$100 – All Students (with ID)

Pre-register at: http://www.hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com; hhccmeevents@gmail.com; 269-253-9384; 269-6183

Payment: http://www.ticketpal.com; AB Music Supplies, Sheraton; Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre; Origin Boutique, Limegrove or payment pick-up: 246 253-9384.

Objectives:

  • To influence the knowledge, attitudes and beliefs of health care providers in their practice of sexual and reproductive health interventions
  • To promote the standardization of sexual and reproductive health practices
  • To advocate for the use of evidence-based interventions in practice to ultimately improve patient care and outcomes
  • To explore current practices in the approach to gender and health

Draft Programme

TIME

TOPIC

SPEAKER

8.30-8.45

Welcome Address

BFPA Exec Dir

8.45-9

Opening Remarks

TBA

CONTRACEPTION

9.00-9.25

Contraception: Myths and Facts

Dr. Tracy Archer, OBGYN

9.25-9.50

Management of 1st Trimester Abortion

Dr. D. Marshall, Registrar, OBGYN, QEH

9.50-10.15

Post Abortion Care and Contraceptive options

Dr. Alana Francis, Registrar, OBGYN, QEH

10.15-10.20

Q&A

10.20-10.30

Break

REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH

10:30-10:55

Prenatal Counselling in High Risk Pregnancies

Kaitlin Renkosiak, MD Candidate, Quinnipiac University

10:55-11:20

Fertility Management for General Practice

Dr. Damian Best, OBGYN

11:20-11:30

Q&A

STI

11:30-11.55

HPV: A Review of Screening and Management

Devon Soucier, MD Candidate, Quinnipiac University

11:55-12.20

Public Health STI Topic – TBA

Rosanette Cooke, RN

12.20-12:30

Q&A

12.30-1.30

LUNCH

SEXUAL ASSAULT

1:30-1.55

Sexual Assault Management

Dr. Sandra Bynoe, OBGYN

1.55-2.20

HIV Pre and Post Exposure Prophylaxis

Dr. Anton Best, SMOH, Ministry of Health

2.20-2.30

Q&A

TRANSGENDER HEALTH

2.30-2.55

Impact of Stigma on Key Populations

Mr. Fabian Sargeant MPH

2.55-3.20

Transgender Health

Dr. Walter Alleyne, GP

3.20-3.30

Q&A

Working Break

3.30-3.55

Adolescent Care: Medico-legal Issues

Nailah Robinson, Attorney-At-Law

3.50-4.15

Recurrent Vulvovaginal Candidiasis

Dr. Kamara Odle-Cummins, OBGYN

4.15-4.55

SRH, Relationships & Mental Health

Janelle Chase-Mayers, Mental Health Professionals

4.55-5pm

Closing

Hibiscus Health Caribbean Inc.

 

General Info

Office: 246 269 6183; 253 9384

hibiscushealthnetwork@gmail.com

http://www.hibiscushealthcaribbean.com

Event Pre- Registration

http://hibiscushealthcaribbeanevents.eventbrite.com

hhccmeevents@gmail.com

(pre-registration only via this site – no online payment available via this site)

 

Payment

Online: http://www.ticketpal.com

Barbados Select Ticketpal Locations:

A& B Music Supplies – Sheraton

Sir Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre, St. Michael

Hugo Boss Boutique, Limegrove, St. James

 

 

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