Annual Conferences

The 24th Annual Conference:

The 24th Annual Conference:

Conference Theme: From MDGs to SDGs: Reinvigorating the Roles of ESOG

Issues addressed on the panel discussion include:

MDG: Unfinished agenda, the Ethiopian case: by Dr. Haimanot Ambelu, FMoH

Overview of SDGs, Ending Preventable Child and Maternal Deaths (EPCMD) and other global indicators on maternal health: by Dr Azmach Hadush, WHO

The role of ESOG: Past, Present and Future : by Dr Solomon Kumbi, ESOG

 Scientific Papers Presented:

Factors Affecting Intention to Use Long Acting and Permanent Contraceptive Methods among Married Women of Reproductive Age Groups in Western Ethiopia:  by Tesfalidet Tekleab

Knowledge, attitude and practice of Health care providers towards safe abortion provision in Addis Ababa health centers, 2015: by Dr Endalkachew Mekonnen

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The 23rd Annual Conference:

The 23rd Annual Conference:

Conference Theme: Meeting the needs of Post-MDG MNH issues in Ethiopia: the role of scaling up quality Obstetrics & Gynecology training  

Issues addressed on the panel discussion include:

Federal Ministry of Health’s plans and issues in light of scaling up quality Obstetrics and Gynecology training: by Dr. Wondimagegn Embiale  

Post MDG Agenda: by Prof. Wendy Graham

Role of ESOG in scaling up quality Obstetrics and Gynecology training: by Dereje Negussie

 Scientific Papers Presented:

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The 22nd Annual Conference:

The 22nd Annual Conference:

Conference Theme: Evidence Based Intervention in Maternal and Newborn Health  
Issues addressed on the panel discussion include: 
Elimination of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV/AIDS Programmatic perspective: by Dr. Tewodros Bekele  
Elimination of Mother to Child Transmission of HIV/AIDS Scientific perspective: by Dr. Abdulhamid Isehak  
Post Partum IUD Scale Up in Ethiopia: by Dr. Solomon Kumbi  
Antenatal Corticosteroids for Threatened Preterm Delivery: by Dr. Yenealem Tadesse 
Scientific Papers Presented: 
Prevalence and associated risk factors of anemia among non-pregnant women of childbearing age in Jimma town, south west Ethiopia:  by Yaregal Asres 
Maternal death surveillance and response in Ethiopia:  by Dr. Ekram Mohammed  
What’s The Latest in FP Use and Unmet Need?:  by Dr. Dereje Negussie 
Rapid Qualitative Assessment of Maternal and Newborn Health Care (MNCH) Speaking Book in Two Districts, Amhara Region, Ethiopia:  by Dr. Endale Engida  
Subclinical iodine deficiency among pregnant women in Haramaya District, Eastern Ethiopia: evidences from a community-based study:  by Haji Kedir  
Unmet need for family planning and its determinants among women in HIV/AIDS care and treatment in Southern Ethiopia:  by Dr. Mekdes Daba  
Awareness and associated factors among female students in higher educational institutions towards legalization of safe abortion, Harari Region, Eastern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study:  by Ayele Geleto  
Introduction of a Standardized second trimester medical abortion training and service provision in Ethiopia, October 2010-May 2013:  by Dr. Yonas Getachew  
Pregnancy related acute renal failure requiring Hemodialysis: An Early Experience from a Single Center in Ethiopia:  by Dr. Delayehu Bekele  
Mothers awareness about obstetric dander signs and barriers’ of health care seeking practice at Haramaya District, Eastern Ethiopia, 2012: A Community based study:  by Fekade Assefa.  

The 21st Annual Conference:

The 21st Annual Conference:

Conference Theme: Expanding Family Planning Services: The Role of Professional Associations 
Issues addressed on the panel discussion include: 
Pre-service Training & Family Planning: by Dr. Senait Fisseha 
Family Planning and MDG’s: by Dr. Solomon Kumbi 
Trends in Family Planning: by Prof. Assefa H/Mariam 
Family Planning Programs & Making the Youth Beneficiary: by Ato Difabachew Setegn 
Scientific Papers Presented: 
Level of knowledge of cervical cancer and screening test among women in Nekemte Town, Western Ethiopia:  by Dr. Esayas Berhanu
Health service providers perception and practice towards safe abortion care in Tigray Region, Northern Ethiopia: by Tesfay Gebregzabher
A qualitative study on Family Planning in Zone 3 of Afar region: by Tigist Fantu
The role of the private sector for provision of family planning & other sexual & reproductive health (SRH): by Melkam Teshome  
Expanding Access to Long Acting & permanent Family planning methods through task sharing- the experience of Marie Stopes International Ethiopia Country Program: by Dr. Birhanu Sendek
Exploring the discrepancy between ante-natal attendance and delivery in hospital or health center: by Dr. Margaret McDougald
Review of antenatal attendance and deliveries in a new maternity hospital in the Afar Region, Ethiopia: by Dr. Margaret McDougald
Prevalence and distribution of Hepatitis B and HIV in patients attending a maternity hospital in the Afar Region of Ethiopia: by Dr. Margaret McDougald
Completion of the audit cycle; the introduction of two comprehensive structured computerized proformas to assist in the standard of the understanding and documentation for operative vaginal delivery and caesarean section: by Dr. Mary McCauley
The need for continuation and increase in the national awareness of Menstruation Hygiene Management (MHM) in order to promote young women’s reproductive and sexual health in Ethiopia: by Dr. Mary McCauley
Medico legal evidence and legal outcome in Addis Ababa: by Dr. Birhanu Kebede
HIV Exposed Infants following at PMTCT Clinics: Risk of HIV transmission and its predictors in Northwest Ethiopia: by Digsu Negese
Parent and peer communications on sexual and reproductive health issues are independently associated with contraceptive method awareness of secondary school female students: A Cross Sectional study in Northern Ethiopia: by Yohannes Adama.