The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology prents its Grand Rounds "Integrating Human Rights into Women's Health in the 21st Centruy" by Professor Lesley Regan, MD, FRCOG, Professor and Head, Section of Obstetrics & Gynecology, Imperial College London, St. Mary's Campus, on Friday, April 25, 2014. This event will take place in Prentice Women's Hospital (250 E. Superior Street), 3rd floor Canning Auditorium, Room 03-2129 from 7:00am-8:00am.
1. This lecture will start with an overview of Global Women's Health with particular emphasis on factors that contribute to maternal Mortality and Morbidity.
2. We will go onto exploring the reasons for the significant shortfall that exists in our ability to achieve Millennium Development Goals 4 and 5 by 2015.
3. The evidence that healthcare professionals with training in Human Rights issues provide higher quality healthcare for women will be examined.
4. Details of how clinicians can integrate Human Rights into their daily clinical practice will be demonstrated using the FIGO checklist for quality care
The Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extend of their participation in the activity.