About this event

  • Date and time Fri 12 Oct 2018 from 6:15pm to 8:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Obstetrics and Gynaecology

This meeting will welcome the new Obstetrics & Gynaecology President, and look into the history of women in sport, benefits and gynaecological issues from exercise and prevention to management techniques

Topics include:

  • Introduction of the new President and the future format of meetings
  • The history of women in sport
  • The benefits of exercise
  • Address the gynaecological issues that exercise may cause – to include Relative Energy Deficiency in Sport
  • Prevention and management techniques

Agenda

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Registration and wine reception
Welcome

Mr Dudley Robinson, Immediate Past President, Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Vote of thanks to outgoing president Dudley Robinson

Mr Michael Savvas, Council Member, Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Introduction of incoming president Michael Dooley

Dr William Dooley, University College London Hospital

Presidential address: From ballroom dancing to marathon running – The history of women in sport

Mr Michael Dooley, President, Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Discussion
Close of meeting

Location

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