ICOG course on Adolescent Health

A 2-day program encompassing all that is needed to attend to the menstrual hygiene/ health issues of adolescents and also go out into the society toguide the youngsters - at school level or college I year level.

The technical details:

For whom: All doctors - gynaecologists / general practitioners/ paediatricians

Duration: 2 days

Objective: a) To help attend to adolescent gynaec issues and also b) To conduct school level awareness cum counselling programs

Course outline -

On Day 1

- Why Adolescent Health is the Need of the Hour?!
- Adolescent Nutrition
- Menstrual Problems in Adolescence
- Mental Health Necessities
- Adolescent Pregnancy
- Adolescent Contraception

On Day 2

-  How to conduct Adolescent Counselling in schools
-  Adolescent Vaccination
-  Dermatological Problems during Adolescence
-  Sexual Health/ awareness
-  General Manners
-  How to set up Adolescent clinics etc.,

Each session will be of 25 minutes + 5 mins of Q & A

Modules for sessions as well as for School counselling programs can be quickly prepared.

When doctors are trained they can take up the issue /conduct programs at their OG society level and also at school & colleges in their area.

FOGSI - ICOG is at the forefront in guiding and equipping gynaecologists to rise up to the challenges they meet in their everyday life and has been successfully doing it over the years. By the same yardstick, if we take up the adolescents issues too we will be paying back to the society in kind and also have the satisfaction of grooming them to be better citizens who can contribute mightily in making India a super power in the days to come.

Kind regards

Prof.Dr. S. Sampathkumari
Prof &HoD (OG), Chengalpattu Medical College Hospital
President, Board of Studies - OG, TN Dr MGR Medical University
Chairperson, FOGSI Adolescent Health Committee
ICOG - Academic & Governing Council Member  
Secretary, Women's Wing - IMA Chennai South

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