Trainees and trainers are reunited in Sudan this week for Phase I Trip II of ISUOG Outreach. The trainees have been mentored by trainers via Whatsapp since their last training sessions in November 2016, so were excited to finally meet in person again! Trainees have been eager and enthusiastic to receive more hands-on training, delivered by ISUOG volunteer Outreach trainers.
Are you interested in online educational content with a background in education and e-learning? Apply to join the Online Education Content Task Force to help oversee ISUOG's online education content. This includes advising on content requirements, monitoring quality of content, identifying levels of difficulty and suggesting improvements. Deadline is 1 December 2017.
The ISUOG Outreach pilot trip to Oman began this week in Muscat, with four ISUOG volunteer trainers teaching theoretical and practical ultrasound skills to 28 trainees from across the country. The project has been organised in partnership with the Omani government and GE healthcare.
Join ISUOG as a Committee member! We are currently recruiting four new members for the Patient Information Task Force to assist in expanding ISUOG's reach as well as providing public benefit through the provision of information directly to women and their families. This position is open for ISUOG members.
The VISUOG Task Force is now recruiting two new members! Join this dynamic group as it works to expand VISUOG, our visual enycolopedia on ultrasound in obstetrics and gynecology. Apply to be either an early pregnancy section editor or infertility section editor.
Great to see smiling faces from the ISUOG approved course, “Competency in Fetal Medicine” in Kiev, Ukraine last week. Delegates enjoyed the clinically oriented and interactive course that was balanced between theory and practice.
Follow the ISUOG Outreach team in our blog this week as they return to Haiti. Read first-hand stories and testimonials from our volunteer trainers as they deliver basic ultrasound training to doctors in the city of Cap-Haitien. We are especially proud to have one of our previous trainees joining us as a trainer for this project.
While global maternal mortality has dropped significantly since 1990, around 830 women still die from pregnancy and childbirth related causes every day, 99% of which happen in developing countries.* Part of the UN’s Global Goal for Sustainable Development of good health and well-being is to reduce the global maternal mortality ratio to less than 70 per 100,000 live births by 2030. Find out more about how ISUOG is using the power of ultrasound to help achieve this.
Watch the new video clip from UOG Journal September issue illustrating normal and abnormal fetal cardiac structures reconstructed using HDlive Flow, HDlive Flow silhouette mode and STIC.
Congratulations to all our award winners who were acknowledged during the 27th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Vienna! The award for top abstract went to Dr Wouter Froyman for his research on adnexal masses.
Thank you to all ISUOG members who attended our Annual General Meeting (AGM) during the 27th World Congress in Vienna. Read the AGM minutes for highlights on society achievements, dissemination of the UOG Journal, educational updates and membership priorities.
ISUOG Basic Training has been working closely with Medical Aid Films to produce a film that covers the principles of ultrasound imaging. Watch the video now on our website, which was launched during the 27th World Congress on Ultrasound in Obstetrics and Gynecology in Vienna.
The UOG Journal has released a free virtual issue on gynecological disease.This issue describes the clinical and sonographic characteristics of different gynecological diseases, using the terms and definitions of the International Ovarian Tumor Analysis (IOTA) group.
We are excited to announce that we will be live streaming our pre-Congress course, Modern obstetric management: the latest updates, 15 Sept 2017 - organised in conjunction with Society for Maternal Fetal Medicine and International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis.
We are pleased to invite all ISUOG members to the Annual General Meeting of the Society on Saturday 16 September 2017 at 9:50 AM at the Austria Center Vienna at Bruno-Kreisky-Platz 1, 1220 Wien, Austria, during the 27th World Congress.
Higher sFlt-1 levels and sFlt-1/PlGF ratio in women with PE were positively associated with signs of arterial aging during pregnancy, finds new UOG Journal study from Akhter et al.
Join the buzz with Congress Hubs! These interactive sessions provide excellent networking opportunities and allow you to ask questions of the experts in an informal setting.
Join us for this year's Basic Training program in Vienna Friday 15 - Saturday 16 September. ISUOG Basic Training courses are dynamic, interactive and provide delegates with practical skills as well as excellent networking opportunities.
The ISUOG approved course in Alexandria, “Ultrasound assessment of pelvic floor” was a huge success with a full classroom and positive feedback from attendees!
See the CME platform for new activities using lectures from last year’s World Congress. Earn CME credit online as an ISUOG member by watching video lectures and answering test questions.