June 23, 2016

TRAINING BASIC OBSTETRIC SKILLS IN A SIMULATOR

General Information:

Schedule: Saturday, 14h45 & 17h00
Lecturers: Maria Antónia Costa, MD PhD | Mariana Rei, MD 
Level: A

Workshop’s Description:

The title of this workshop speaks for itself: we intend to offer you the opportunity of practicing a variety of normal or complicated labor work simulations. This workshop will not only be useful as a tool for your everyday professional life but also as a skill to be used in common emergencies.

Lab coat is required!

About our Lecturers:

  • Maria Antónia Costa, MD PhD  – Gynecologist and Obstetrician since 2008 at Centro Hospital São João – Porto, Portugal – main professional areas: oncogynecology,  surgical gynecoloy, pregnancy termination, familiy planning and intrapartum care; Auxiliary Professor at the University of Porto, Portugal; 2010 PhD conclusion at Faculty of Medicine – Porto University- with the thesis: “Development and evaluation of a combination of computer analysis of cardiotocography and electrocardiography for intrapartum fetal monitoring”.
  • Mariana Rei, MD, PhD student – Third year resident of Obstetrics and Gynecology in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology,  S. Joao Hospital, Porto; PhD student and  in Medical School of University of Porto since 2014, started a PhD program in Medicine with a project entitled “Validation of a world consensus on cardiotocographic interpretation – contributing to the definition of more discriminative features”; Volunteer tutor at the Faculty of Medicine of University of Porto; Main areas of interest:  intrapartum care and fetal monitoring, hypertensive diseases in pregnancy, oncogynecology and surgical gynaecology; With motivation, resiliency and perseverance aims to become a clinical scientist.

Supported by:

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