About this event

  • Date and time Fri 25 Mar 2022 from 5:30pm to 7:40pm
  • Location Online
  • Organised by Obstetrics and Gynaecology

This event is for trainees and medical students to present their research to a wide audience in the speciality and it is a great opportunity to hear about cutting edge research in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and to listen to selected oral and poster presentations on a variety of topics. Prizes for best presentations will be given and we will hear the winning essay for the Medical Student prize.

In this meeting, you will be able:

  • To learn about novel research in Obstetrics and Gynaecology
  • To critically appraise new research findings in the filed
  • To Discuss a topic in current affairs as related to our speciality

If you are interested in applying to the Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section’s Herbert Reiss Trainees' Prize:


Oral first prize: £150

Oral second prize: £100

Poster first prize: £100

Poster second prize: £75

Submission deadline

Friday 21 January 2022

Open to

SpRs in obstetrics and gynaecology

Application guidelines

Abstracts of no more than 300 words on topics related to obstetrics and gynaecology will be accepted. Submitted abstracts will be shortlisted for the poster and oral presentations for the meeting. Submitters of the six best abstracts will be asked to give a seven-minute scientific presentation relating to our speciality (plus five minutes for questions).

Apply by clicking here


If you are interested in applying to the Obstetrics & Gynaecology Section’s Dame Josephine Barnes award:


The winner of the prize will receive £100 and will be expected to make a twenty-minute presentation on the topic of their essay at the student and trainees prize meeting at the Royal Society of Medicine in March 2022. 

Submission deadline:

Friday 21 January 2022

Open to:

All medical undergraduate students

Application guidelines:

Please include your essay under the abstract section on the submission form.

This year's optional essay titles are:

  1. The genomic age in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, from laboratory to clinical care
  2. How will social prescribing in Obstetrics and Gynaecology help the climate?

Essays should be no longer than 1000 words. Must be able to attend the meeting on Friday 25 March 2022.

Apply by clicking here


This webinar is available for on-demand viewing. The webinar recording will be available for registered delegates up to 60 days after the live webinar broadcast via Zoom. The link will be sent 24 hours after the webinar takes place. 

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View the programme

Welcome and introduction

Herbert Reiss oral presentations

The incidence of anal incontinence following obstetric anal sphincter injury

Nicola Okeahialam

What worked after the pause? Short-term outcomes after surgery for stress urinary incontinence

Rayan Mohamed-Ahmed

Fertility preservation in girls: 6 years experience in a tertiary centre

Sania Latif

Developing a facilitated reflection tool using video technology, during a laparoscopic simulation activity, for doctors in postgraduate Obstetrics and Gynaecology training

Venkatesh Subramanian

Complete molar pregnancy in twin pregnancy: A tale of two placentas

Anjali Malhotra

Comfort break

Herbert Reiss poster presentations

Perineal wound infection and its effect on anal sphincter integrity following vaginal delivery

Nicola Okeahialam

The antenatal and intrapartum management of women with achondroplasia

Adam Jakes

Quantitative analysis of uterine peristalsis using optical flow for motion quantification

Sania Latif

Visualising bacteria from infected perineal wounds using a bacterial autofluorescence device

Nicola Okeahialam

Dame Josephine Barnes presentation

How will social prescribing in Obstetrics and Gynaecology help the climate?

Fauzi Alhakmi

Winners announcement

Dr Antony Warren, Retired GP, Cambridge

Poster rotation
Close of meeting



Disclaimer: All views expressed in this webinar are of the speakers themselves and not of the RSM.

Registration for this webinar will close 2 hours prior to the start time. You will receive the webinar link 2 hours before the meeting. Late registrations will not be accepted. 

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