Promotion of the Specialty

The Promotion of the Specialty Committee is an SOGC committee and its purpose is to improve retention of physicians and to promote recruitment into the specialty of obstetrics and gynaecology.

Below you will find relevant information concerning the promotion of the specialty.

Promotion of the Specialty Packages for Medical Students

The Promotion of the Specialty Committee has put together a package specifically designed to promote the specialty of ob/gyn to medical students. All of the items in the package can be used for recruitment fairs and for medical student interest groups at your university.

The package includes the following items.

How to order - Promotion of the Specialty Packages for Medical Students

You can either:

  1. Download any of the package items directly from the grid above or
  2. You can contact Ms. Janie Poirier via email at jpoirier@sogc.com or by phone at 1-800-561-2416 x 262 and provide her with the quantities for each item required and the mailing address.

Item Descriptions:

Are You Up for It? (Brochures and Posters)

Interested in a career in obstetrics and gynaecology? Ob/Gyn is a unique specialty combining medical and surgical skills. Find out how it combines medical and surgical skills in this bilingual brochure. The brochures also highlights the benefits of becoming an SOGC member.

The poster is a simple bilingual promo piece created to entice anyone in becoming an ob/gyn!

Ob/Gyn: The Residency Choice for You!

A short PowerPoint presentation about the benefits and rewards of a career in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

ACOG Medical Student Promotion Video

A video developed by the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. This fantastic video highlights the benefits and rewards of a career in Obstetrics and Gynecology. This video is so well done that we had to ask ACOG if we could use it!

Thank you to ACOG for allowing the SOGC to use their video to promote the specialty of ob/gyn.

Residency Programs - FAQ Sheets

Updated each year by the SOGC Junior Member Committee, the FAQ sheets will answer all your questions concerning every residency program in the country.