WITS Maternal and Fetal Medicine Centre

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WITS Lecture Programe 2019


Fetal Medicine Meetings Chris Hani Baragwanath Academic Hospital 2019
Fridays 13h00-14h00-Maternity Boardroom Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Chair: Prof E Nicolaou
FEBRUARY
1 What is the value of a first trimester scan Prof E Nicolaou
8 NIPT for all women? Dr P Naidoo
15 Placental insufficiency: from causes to consequences, from prediction to prevention Prof E Nicolaou
22 How to decide when to deliver growth restricted babies Dr J Jeebodh
MARCH
1 The 20 minute mid-trimester ultrasound screen Dr C Georgiou
8 Neural tube defects-screening, detection, prognosis and care of survivors Dr H Rhemtula
15 Fetal surgery for myelomeningocoele Dr R Nyakoe
22 The fetal brain Dr M J Nchinyani
29 MRI versus ultrasound for neurological abnormalities Dr P Naidoo
APRIL
5 Non-immune Hydrops Fetalis Dr S Mose
12 Rhesus isoimmunisation Dr N Frank
19 GOOD FRIDAY: NO MEETING xxxxxxxxxx
26 ULTRASOUND WORKSHOP F M Team
MAY
3 Allo-immune thrombocytopaenia Dr J Jeebodh
10 PRETORIA UPDATE: NO MEETING xxxxxxxxx
17 Thoracic abnormalities Dr H Rhemtula
24 Predicting the outcome of diaphragmatic hernias Dr R Nyakoe
31 Ultrasound examination of the fetal heart Prof E Nicolaou
JUNE
7 Outcomes of congenital heart disease Dr J Harrisberg
14 Cases I have seen (Fellow) Dr Frank/Mose/Nchinyani
21 Invasive testing: what, when, how and why? Dr C Georgiou
28 The ethics of fetocide Prof E Nicolaou
JULY
2 The EXIT procedure
9 Twin Pregnancy Dr J Jeebodh
16 Placenta praevia: MRI versus Ultrasound Dr S Mose
23 Surgical management of a woman with features of Placenta Accreta Dr R Setzen
30 Craniofacial and neck abnormalities Dr Nchinyani
AUGUST
2 Abnormalities of the urinary tract Prof E Nicolaou
9 PUBLIC HOLIDAY: WOMENS DAY xxxxxxxxxx
16 ULTRASOUND WORKSHOP F M Team
23 Cloacal and ano-rectal abnormalities Dr C Westgarth-Taylor
30 Anomalies of the gastrointestinal tract and abdominal wall Dr D Harrison
SEPTEMBER
6 Skeletal dysplasias
13 Diabetes in Pregnancy Dr Bok
20 Thyroid disease in pregnancy Dr V Nicolaou
27 Thalassaemia and Sickle cell anaemia Dr V Phillips
OCTOBER
4 Prevention of preterm labour Dr Nyakoe
11 Neonatal outcomes of preterm babies at CHBAH Dept of Paediatrics
18 CMV infection in pregnancy Dr A Wise
25 SASUOG 2019 CONGRESS xxxxxxxxxxx