News at the SOGC

July 30, 2015

Health Canada approves Mifegymiso (“RU-486 abortion pill”)

The SOGC welcomes the announcement of Health Canada’s approval of RU-486 abortion pill, also known as mifegymiso, a combination of two drugs, mifepristone and misoprostol, for the safe medical termination of early pregnancy. The availability of mifegymiso provides an important alternative to a surgical procedure. Mifepristone/misoprostol […]

July 22, 2015

SOGC partners with CIHR for funding opportunity: Clinician-Investigator Teams in Obstetrics and Maternal-Fetal Medicine

Clinicians who work with patients on a daily basis see real world examples of the health system in action. They see where the gaps in scientific knowledge exist and experience first-hand how patients move through the health care system. The Clinician-Investigator Teams in Obstetrics and […]

July 17, 2015

Now available: Your July JOGC

Check your mailbox and/or email inbox. The latest issue of the JOGC has just been sent out to SOGC members. Not a member? You can still access the abstracts online . Full access to the latest Journal of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Canada is a  benefit of membership . Find out how to join us  here […]

July 13, 2015

Registration for the Quebec CME is now open

The SOGC is pleased to present its annual Quebec CME Program , October 22nd and 23rd in Montebello. We invite you to join us for over 25 exciting obstetrical and gynaecological plenary and workshop sessions. Click here to register . This program is offered in French only.

June 30, 2015

The SOGC supports the development and implementation of a national action plan to address violence against Indigenous women and girls

On June 8th 2015, during the SOGC’s 71st Annual Clinical and Scientific Conference in Quebec City, the prevention of violence against Aboriginal women and girls was identified as a common interest among SOGC members. As health professionals and practitioners, we recognize the harmful and often life-threatening, […]


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