SMFM's 40th Annual Pregnancy Meeting

Working together for the global advancement of safe and healthy pregnancies

February 3 - 8, 2020 | Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center | Grapevine, Texas

African Coalition: Addressing Obstetrical Hemorrhage

Feb. 5, 2020 9am - 12pm

Course Directors:
Elizabeth Stringer, MD

Course Faculty:
Homa Ahmadzia,
Scott Petersen, MD

In this session, we will hear from multiple presenters on obstetric hemorrhage. We will also discuss a future grant application for a meeting of US based and African based researchers to outline research priorities for addressing obstetric hemorrhage. Finally, we will discuss ways that the group can work together to collect preliminary data on obstetric hemorrhage.  

There is no CME credit available for this course.


Session Time Session Title Session Speaker
  8:30 – 9:00 am Arrival and Brief Introductions
  9:00 – 9:20 am Case Report Hemorrhage from Nairobi, Kenya  Obgyn University of Nairobi
  9:20 – 9:40 am Update on Tranexamic Acid Use in Obstetrics Ahmadzia
  9:40 – 10:00 am R13 Proposal: Global Women’s Health Hemorrhage Task Force Stringer and Ahmadzia
10:00 – 10:30 am Presentation of AIM Study on Hemorrhage in Malawi Peterson
10:30 – 11:15 am Small Group Discussions  
11:15 – 12:00 am Panel Discussion on Hemorrhage Studies in LMICPanel

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