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A Covid-19 Update on safety and sustainability as applied to our specialty

The development and fast spread of the novel coronavirus, SARS-CoV-2, has totally changed the world and particularly…

BetterOBS Newsletter May 2020

Dear Colleagues BetterObs Management Committee had a Zoom meeting on 10 April 2020 and wants to keep…

International Nurses Day 11 May

Thank you to all those nurses helping to keep mother and baby safe during childbirth and beyond….

Podcast on what we need to know about COVID-19 and pregnancy

Prof. Priya Soma-Pillay shares what we  you need to know about COVID19 and pregnancy Pregnancy is a…

COVID-19 Maternal and newborn care guidelines

The National Department of Health has approved these guidelines for distribution. They have also been endorsed by
the National Committee for Confidential Enquiry into Maternal
Deaths (NCCEMD), the National Perinatal Mortality and Morbidity Committee (NaPeMMCo),
the South African Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologist (SASOG), the Society of
Midwives of South Africa (SOMSA) and the South African Society of Anaesthesiologists
(SASA).

eNCA

COVID-19 and Pregnancy – eNCA interview with Prof Soma-Pillay

Pregnancy is an exciting time. But, it can also be a nerve wreckingly anxious time. The Covid-19…

Congress Edition Newsletter

Published 17 April 2020 To view newsletter click HERE

SASOG Guide for Members on COVID-19

Dear Colleagues We are in the early days of what is expected to become a national medical…

An Open letter to President Ramaphosa from the President of FOSAS

10 January 2020 Dear M Ramaphosa As the President of the Federation of South African Surgeons FOSAS),…

SASOG Meets with Gauteng MEC for Health

Prof Greta Dreyer and Prof Priya Soma-Pillay recently met with Gauteng MEC for Health, Dr Bandile Masuku….