Women's Health Conferences 2013

3rd International Workshop on HIV and Women

Toronto, Canada
January 14 - 15, 2013
Charles Morrison, PH.D, MPH, Family Health International, USA
Jared Baeten, MD, Ph.D, University of Washington, WA, USA
Sharon Hiller, PhD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA
An international platform for experts and trainees to discuss various facets of HIV treatment or infection in different countries. The program will focus on the biology of risk and prevention, hormone interactions, social behaviour, and pregnancy.
http://www.virology-education.com/index.cfm/t/3rd_International_Workshop_on_HIV_and_Women/vid/B2F8FCF8-B0FE-2E00-6638111BF7F58D6A

Black Women's Health Conference

New Orleans, LA, USA
February 15 - 16, 2013
Tulane University
An annual conference to address the specific health concerns of Black females. Participants include academics, practitioners, and community workers, but, the conference is free so the public can attend and increase their awareness of health issues.
http://bwhconference.com/bwh/

5th World Congress on Women's Mental Health

Lima, Peru
March 4 - 7, 2013
Stella Bocchino, MD, Dean of the National Medical School, Uruguay
Prabha S. Chandra, MD, FRCPsych, Professor of Psychiatry and Consultant, Perinatal Psychiatry Services, India
Aila Collins, PhD, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
A meeting dedicated to the psychological, social, biologic, and clinical sciences issues that influence a woman's mental health. Topics to be discussed include stress and work, body image, promoting mental health, substance abuse, and religion.
http://www.iawmh2013.com/index.htm

23rd Annual National Interdisciplinary Breast Center Conference

Las Vegas, NV, USA
March 23 - 27, 2013
National Consortium of Breast Centers, Inc.
A conference designed for breast centers, professionals, and care providers to share research so they can better aid their patients. Participants have and opportunity to view latest in technology, earn continuing education credits, and participate in over 70 presentations.
http://www.breastcare.org/

IGCS Regional Meeting on Gynecologic Cancers

Bali, Indonesia
April 11 - 13, 2013
Professor, Shingo Fujii, President, IGCS
Dr. Richard Barakat, Chair, Scientific Program Committee
Profess, Andrijono, Chair, Local Committee, President, INASGO
A multidisciplinary educational event for specialist in the gynaecological cancer field. This will be the 2nd conference and will introduce attendees to cutting edge research that is both practical and theoretical. 
http://igcs.kenes.com/

Contraceptive Technology 2013

Washington, D.C., USA
April 17 - 20, 2013
Robert A. Hatcher, MD, MPH, Conference Coordinator, Senior Author, Contraceptive Technology
Deborah Kowal, MA, PA
Current research and future developments in contraception are discussed. Participants have a chance to improve their contraceptive management skills and clinical management skills through panels on primary care, STDs, pelvic pain, and mental issues. 
http://www.contraceptivetechnology.com/conferences.html

7th Australian Women's Health Conference

Sydney, Australia May 7 - 10, 2013
Fiona Armstrong, Health Professional, Journalist, Public Policy Expert
Dr. Gill Greer, Founder and Director, Time Plus Talents, member Board of Woman Care Global(UK/USA)
Gita Sen, Ph.D, Professor of Public Policy, Indian Institute of Management, Bangalore, India
Eman Sharobeem, Manager, Immigrant Women's Health Services, 
The theme for the 7th conference is "Gender Matters: Determining Women's Health." The topics help to empower service providers, policy makers, research, and the health and social services communities with new knowledge to assist their female clients.
http://www.womenshealth2013.org.au

The European Society of Contraception and Reproductive Health

Copenhagen, Denmark
May 22 - 25, 2013
Johannes Bitzer, President, ESC , Switzerland
Sven O. Skouby, President of the Congress, Denmark
A European conference attended by healthcare professionals from around the world so they can share opinions and research aimed at empowering women's sexual and reproductive health.
http://www.escrh.eu/events/esc-events/2013

Women Deliver

3rd Global Conference
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
May 28 - 30, 2013
Ms. Nobuko Horibe,Director, UNFPA Asia and the Pacific Regional Office, Bangkok
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Mary Huang, Chairman, Federation of Reproductive Health Association Malaysia
Ms Nanda Krairiksh, Chief, Social Development Division UNESCAP, Bangkok
Issues that impact the lives of women are discussed in high level plenaries, panels, and dialogues. The goal of the conference is to establish strategies and actions to improve family planning, human rights, and health education of women.
http://www.cvent.com/events/women-deliver-2013-conference-registration/custom-22-ccfb71484fb4492da451fabcc2679863.aspx

NAMS 24th Annual Meeting 

North American Menopause Society
Dallas, Texas, USA
October 9 - 12, 2013
Margery L.S. Gass, MD, NCMP, Executive Director, NAMS
Mary Nance, Director of Outreach, NAMS
A conference to promote the health issues of middle age women and older. The venue gives healthcare providers and scientist a chance to access the latest information in menopausal care so they can improve the quality of life for women patients.
http://www.menopause.org/for-professionals

23rd Asian and Oceanic Congress of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

Bangkok, Thailand
October 20 - 23, 2013
Professor, Somboon Kunathikom, Chairman, Organizing Committee
A conference to advance the sciences of obstetrics, gynaecology, and reproductive biology. The theme for the conference will be "Challenges in Women's Healthcare." Its topics will include patient safety, fetal therapy, AIDS/HIV, and reproductive health.
http://www.aocog2013.org

The 5th Asia Pacific Congress on Building Consensus Out of Controversies In Gynaecology, Infertility and Perinatology (BCGIP-COGI)

Shanghai, China
October 31 - November 3, 2013
A platform for world leaders to discuss the fields of gynaecology, perinatology and infertility. The main topics for the conference are to be gynaecology and infertility, and perinatology. Its subtopics will be menopause, gynaecological cancer, long term implications of health and disease, and maternal fetal medicine.
http://www.bcgip.com/China/