About this event

  • Date and time Fri 7 Jun 2019 from 9:30am to 4:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Global Health, Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

This day conference will consider sexual and reproductive health rights from a global perspective.  From contraception and disability to reproduction in emergency situations and reproductive rights for specific populations we will use this day to think about the right of all people to decide whether and when they have children. We will consider circumstances where this right is not upheld and new work to improve this situation.  

The meeting would be of interest to those who are curious about sexual and reproductive health, ethics, the law, and human rights.

Tickets

Standard pricing available until 06 June 2019.

Member

RSM Fellow RSM Associate RSM Trainee RSM Retired Fellow RSM Student
£80.00 £50.00 £50.00 £50.00 £20.00

Non - Member

Consultant / GP AHP / Nurse / Midwife Trainee Student
£90.00 £60.00 £60.00 £30.00

Key speakers

Jane Cottingham

Chair of the Board, Sexual and Reproductive Health Matters

Lilian Kiapi 

Technical Adviser for Health Programmes IRC, Reproductive rights in emergency situations 

Agenda

View the programme

Registration, tea and coffee
Welcome and introduction

Dr Paula Baraitser, Chair, International Affairs Committee, Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

Session one: Sexual and reproductive health rights a global perspective

Chair: Dr Paula Baraitser

Sexual and reproductive rights: A global perspective

Ms Jane Cottingham, Chair of Board, Sexual and Reproductive Health Matters

From international standards to national promotion and protection of sexual and reproductive health rights

Ms Judith Bueno De Mesquita, Deputy Director, Human Rights Centre Clinic, School of Law and Human Rights Centre, University of Essex

Panel discussion
Tea and coffee break

Session two: Sexual and reproductive rights for specific populations and situations

Dr Nicky Morgan, Vice Chair, International Affairs Committee, Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

Reproductive rights in emergency situations

Ms Lilian Kiapi, Senior Health Adviser, International Rescue Committee

Contraception for people living with disability

Dr Paula Baraitser

Reproductive health rights of people who are trafficked

Ms Louise Cahill, Clinical Nurse Specialist, NHS England Modern Slavery Network

Panel discussion
Lunch

Session three: Sexual and reproductive rights ethical and legal perspectives and ways forward

Chair: Dr Paula Baraitser

Reproductive justice in a divided world

Dr Arianne Shahvisi, Lecturer, Ethics and Medical Humanities, Brighton and Sussex Medical School

Decolonising contraception

Dr Annabel Sowemimo, Specialist Registrar, Sexual and Reproductive Health

Faculty of sexual and reproductive healthcare work to raise the profile of contraception and reproductive rights among clinicians everywhere - new ways forward

International Affairs Committee, Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

Panel discussion
Close of meeting
Tea, coffee and networking

Location

Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom