About this event

  • Date and time Fri 24 Jul 2020 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine
  • Organised by Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Join the Obstetrics and Gynaecology section as we provide a unique opportunity to learn about the most recent developments in academic medicine from junior members of the UK academic teams. This will be an interactive webinar with ample opportunities for audience participation and discussion. There will be the opportunity for delegates be able to vote for the best oral and best poster presentation using Slido with the #OGN50.

They key topics in this meeting will cover: 

  • To learn about more about current and future research projects in obstetrics and gynaecology
  • To meet young researchers with the potential to become academic leaders in the future
  • To learn about the results of the most recent research projects and their potential clinical impact

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We would like to thank The Centre for Reproductive and Genetic Health for their support of this webinar. Please note that the scientific programme and content has not been influenced in any way by the sponsor(s).


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Welcome and introduction

Mr Mike Savvas, Council Member, Obstetrics and Gynaecology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Poster presentations

Healthcare professional choice of surgical treatment for stress urinary incontinence

Mr George Araklitis

What do you want? Women's preferences around recurrent urinary tract infections

Miss Georgina Baines, Senior Clinical Research Fellow, King's College Hospital, London

Antibiotic resistance in Urinary tract infections a re-visit after 5-years and experience over two sites

Miss Georgina Baines

Attitudes towards medical termination of pregnancy (MTOP) amongst GPs in Jersey, Channel Islands

Dr Pollyanna Cohen, FY2, University College London Hospital

Life on Hiprex, A Pilot study

Ana Sofia Da Silva

Q&A session
Surgical treatment of live Caesarean section scar pregnancies: is there a correlation between gestational age and intra-operative blood loss?

Dr Lucrezia Viola de Braud, Institute for Women's Health, University College Hospital, London

Physical resolution of tubal ectopic pregnancy on ultrasound imaging following successful expectant management

Dr William Dooley, Clinical Research Fellow, University College London Hospital

Multizonal Intraepithelial Neoplasia over the last 20 years at the Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, United Kingdom

Dr Hiba Khan, FY2, Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation trust

A Retrospective Cohort Study to Evaluate Pregnancy Outcomes in Women who had In Vitro Fertilisation vs those with Spontaneous Conception.

Iranthi Meththananda ST6, Maidstone & Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Q&A session
Re-audit of transvaginal ultrasound practice in a general gynaecology clinic

Dr Rucira Ooi, FY1, Cardiff University School of Medicine

Is Laparoscopy "gold standard" in diagnosing endometriosis?

Ms Swati Sharma

A rare cause of haemoperitoneum in a young female: a reflective case presentation

Dr Sara Wynne, FY1, North Middlesex University Hospital

Hypocalcaemia secondary to Di George Syndrome as a cause of recurrent postnatal seizures

Dr Charlotte Wyeth, ST2, Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother Hospital

Q&A Session

Oral presentations

Intra- and interobserver reproducibility of pelvic ultrasound for the detection and measurement of endometriotic lesions

Ms Elisabeth Bean

Hysterectomy or Hysteropexy: Seven-year follow-up of an RCT

Mr Matthew Izett-Kay, Urogynaecology Subspecialist Registrar, The John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

A ten year analysis of oocyte cryopreservation, autologous egg thaw cycles and predictors of oocyte yield in women embarking on social egg freezing from a single UK centre

Miss Lorraine Kasaven, Clinical Research Fellow, Queen Charlotte’s and Chelsea Hospital, Imperial College London

Longitudinal maternal cardiac adaptation in relation to fetal growth

Dr Hua Zen Ling, Fetal Medicine Research Institute, King’s College Hospital

Effect of malignancy on semen quality: An analysis of 3371 patients

Mr Tomasz Lukaszewski

Effect of paternal age on outcomes in ART cycles: A systematic review and meta-analysis

Mr Guy Morris, ST5, St Michael's Hospital, Bristol

Winner announcement

Mr Davor Jurkovic

Close of the meeting



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