fifth South Western Obstetrical and Gynaecological Society Meeting
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South Western Obstetrical & Gynaecological
Society Meeting

18th June 2021

2021 Programme

subject to final confirmation nearer the date of the event

08.45 Pre-event Intro
09.00 Welcome:
Miss Gurpreet Pandher, SWOGS Chair 
Mr Greg Pearson, Morning Chair & Local Organiser, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Salisbury


Novichock and COVID-19 – Learning for healthcare from major incidents
Mr Andy Hyett, Chief Operating Officer, Salisbury NHS FT
10.00 Oral presentations (accepted abstracts submitted by delegates)
10.45 Programme break and Meeting Sponsors
11.00 Tips for those challenging Gynae patients
  • Menopause tips and tricks
  • Bringing psychosexual medicine to your Gynae clinic
  • Persistent vulval problems and vaginal discharge

Miss Annie Hawkins, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Salisbury
Miss Georgina Morris, Consultant in Genitourinary Medicine, Salisbury

12.30 Lunch break and Meeting Sponsors
13.00 Posters & Meeting Sponsors
13.30 Oral presentations (accepted abstracts submitted by delegates)
Chair: Miss Lisa Verity, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Truro
14.15 The ‘Culture of Kindness’: Resilience & Workplace Behaviour Symposium

Mrs Jenny Evans on behalf of Platinum Sponsor Ethicon [Johnson & Johnson]
Miss Gurpreet Pandher, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Torbay
Miss Eli Medd, Consultant Obstetrician and Gynaecologist, Plymouth
Dr Andy Savva, Anaesthetic Registrar & WARD representative, Truro
Dr Layth Tameem, Anaesthetic Registrar & WARD representative, Severn

15.15 Programme break, Meeting Sponsors & last call for delegate voting
15.30 ‘Mind the Gap’: generational differences in Doctors

Dr Georgina Burke, Consultant Neurologist, University Hospital Southampton NHS FT

16.00 College update/Q&A

Dr Sue Ward, Vice President for Education, RCOG

16.45 Close of Meeting, awarding of prizes, followed by AGM.