Well women care, fertility regulation, screening in women’s health, menstrual disorders, abnormal vaginal bleeding, vaginal discharge, vulval disorders, pelvic pain, climacteric and hormone replacement.
OBGY 715 gives a grounding beyond undergraduate training in women's reproductive health issues, covering adolescent health, screening for sexually transmitted infections and common presentations, such as menstrual disorders, vulval disorders and menopausal issues.
|Paper title||Medical Gynaecology I|
|Subject||Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology|
|Points||18 points 18 points|
|Teaching period(s)||1st Non standard period (30 January 2018 - 28 March 2018), 2nd Non standard period (26 June 2018 - 22 August 2018)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,647.90|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,694.00|
- OBGX 715
- Limited to
- PGCertWHlth, PGDipOMG
- (i) This paper is designed for the continuing professional education of health professionals involved in the provision of women's health care, and is also a compulsory paper for the Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology. (ii) Limited to 30 students per semester. (iii) For more information: www.otago.ac.nz/womens-health-postg
- Amanda Phillips: Women's and Children's Health Distance Learning Co-ordinator
Tel 03 470 9688
- Recommended for general practitioners (GPs) and GP registrars, family planning doctors
and sexual health physicians, and those doctors considering a future in general practice,
obstetrics and gynaecology, paediatrics or emergency medicine. Suitable for midwives,
practice nurses, family planning and public health nurses.
Enrolments for this paper are limited and require departmental permission. View more information about limitations of enrolment.
- More information link
- View more information on the Postgraduate Programmes in Women's Health website
- Teaching staff
- Convenor: Dr Dawn Miller
Teaching Staff: Dr Mary Olliver, Dr Fali Langdana, Dr Dean Maharaj, Dr Celia Devenish
- Paper Structure
- One of four distance-taught papers that are offered as part of Postgraduate Certificate in Women's Health (PGCertWHlth) and Postgraduate Diploma in Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology (PGDipOMG) programmes
- Teaching Arrangements
- Consists of six 2-hour Tuesday evening audioconferences on Zoom conducted fortnightly
over twelve weeks
N1: Tuesday, 30 January - Thursday, 15 March 2018
Examination: Wednesday, 28 March 2018 in the evening, in the town/city you nominated as your semester address
N2: Tuesday, 26 June - Thursday, 9 August 2018
Examination: Wednesday, 22 August 2018 in the evening, in the town/city you nominated as your semester address
- Introduction to Obstetrics and Gynaecology, by Professor Cindy Farquhar and Associate Professor Helen Roberts
- Graduate Attributes Emphasised
- Lifelong learning.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
- Learning Outcomes
- This paper is taught with a patient-centred, problem-based focus. It has been designed to extend the knowledge of health practitioners by covering a broad range of issues affecting the health of women of all ages.