West Midlands Association for Contraception and Sexual Health

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Spring Symposium 2022 will be held on Saturday 5 March 2022, delivered by Webinar 

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09:30           Post Natal Contraception – Dr Jo Ritchie, Consultant

10:25           POP Guidelines – Dr Kate Campbell, ST5 Trainee, Birmingham

11:25           How to provide services for groups that have difficulty accessing contraceptive services.        Dr Annabel Sowemimo,       Community Sexual & Reproductive Health Doctor, Founder and Director of Decolonising Contraception Community Interest Company 

12:20           Adolescence Gynaecology – Dr Uma Marthi, GP with special interest in Women’s Health, GP Partner, Castleton Health Centre, Castleton, Lancashire 

13:10            Lunch Break

13:40           Chem Sex – A tribute to David Stuart, and his work as a pioneering chemsex activist and campaigner 

14:30           Helping you to Help your Patients with Herpes – Marian Nicholson, Herpes Viruses Association & Shingles Support Society.

 15:30           Close – Please complete the evaluation at the end of the meeting


Presentations from Autumn meeting 2 October 2021

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09:30           New BASHH Guidelines for Sexual History taking – Dr Hannah Church

10:35           What’s New in ContraceptionDr Sarah Hardman, Specialty Doctor SRH and Director of the FSRH Clinical Effectiveness Unit ,                                Chalmers Centre, Edinburgh

11:50           “It’s not what you do it’s the way that you do it. LARC update for IUCD/IUS and Implants’’, QIA. – Dr Rachel Taylor                                                Questions and answers submitted from the audience

12:40           HIV Testing Who should have test, blood born viruses, management of test negative, info for GP’s – Dr Steve Taylor 

13:10           Lunch Break 

13:40           Genital Dermatology Dr Niki Hart, Consultant Dermatologist, St Michael’s Clinic, Shrewsbury

14:45           Transgender SH including vocabulary – Dr Kate Nambiar, Brighton Sexual Health and Contraceptive Service.

15:30           Close 


Below are the presentations from the March 2021 meeting

09:30           LARC ProblemsDr Diana Mansour, Consultant in Community Gynaecology and Reproductive Healthcare, Head of Clinical Service, Sexual Health, Newcastle Hospitals, Community Health, New Croft Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne

10:35           BV – Vaginal Discharge – Dr Phillip Hay, Guys and St Thomas’, London – not available

11:50           Telephone Consultations – during Covid and beyond.  What’s here to stay – Dr Suzanne Jewell

12:25           Medico Legal Issues– Covid related – MDU – not available

13:40           Vaginal AtrophyMiss Lynne Robinson

14:30           Domestic Abuse and Safeguarding – Laura Collins, MPFT

15:30           Close – Please complete the evaluation which will appear at the end of the meeting

Save the dates for 2022 – WMCASH Spring Symposium on Saturday 5 March and Autumn on Saturday 1 October and will be delivered via Zoom