News at the SOGC

January 19, 2016

Zika virus and pregnant women

As you may be aware, the Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) has recently confirmed travel-related cases of Zika virus in Canada. While the risk of virus establishment in Canada is low, there is ongoing risk for Canadians travelling to Central and South America. Pregnant women and those who […]

January 12, 2016

An evolution in the access to Clinical Practice Guidelines

IMPORTANT NOTE: The SOGC has taken a careful look at access to Clinical Practice Guidelines and their potential as a source of revenue and an exclusive benefit to SOGC members. Access to full versions of the SOGC’c Clinical Practice Guidelines will remain complementary for all until February 1, […]

January 6, 2016

Joint position paper: Rural surgery and operative delivery

The SOGC is pleased to join The College of Family Physicians of Canada, The Canadian Association of General Surgeons, and the Society of Rural Physicians of Canada to issue a joint position paper on rural surgery and operative delivery. The position paper is part of […]

December 14, 2015

Now available: Your December 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 […]

December 4, 2015

Two more provinces will include boys in HPV vaccination programs

Quebec has announced the expansion of their current HPV vaccination program to include boys.  See the news release  (French only). Manitoba’s expanded program now offers funded HPV vaccinations to boys in grade 6 (in addition to girls), and to boys and girls in grade 9 for the next three years […]


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