Urinary incontinence, prolapse, malignancy of the genital tract, adolescent gynaecology, domestic violence, sexual assault, abortion, infertility and quality assurance.
OBGY 716 gives a foundation on topics such as adolescent gynaecology, termination of pregnancy, continence, fertility, gynaecology oncology and violence and abuse issues.
|Paper title||Medical Gynaecology II|
|Subject||Obstetrics and Medical Gynaecology|
|Points||18 points 18 points|
|Teaching period(s)||1st Non standard period (9 April 2019 - 6 June 2019), 2nd Non standard period (3 September 2019 - 4 November 2019)|
|Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD)||$1,680.90|
|International Tuition Fees (NZD)||$5,921.70|
- OBGX 716
- 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
- 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.
- Amanda Phillips: Women's and Children's Health Distance Learning Co-ordinator
Tel 03 470 9688
- More information link
- View more information on the Postgraduate Programmes in Women's Health website
- Teaching staff
- Convenor: Emeritus Professor Don Wilson
Teaching Staff: Professor Wayne Gillett, Dr Sari Lester, Dr Janet Downs, Associate Professor Peter Sykes
- 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, 9 April - Thursday, 6 June, 2019
Examination: Wednesday, 12 June 2019 in the evening, in the town/city you nominated as your semester address
N2: Tuesday, 3 September - Monday, 4 November, 2019
Examination: Wednesday, 6 November 2019 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
- Interdisciplinary perspective, Lifelong learning, Communication, Critical thinking.
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.