WITS Maternal and Fetal Medicine Centre

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Wits Fetal Medicine Talks 2021


FETAL MATERNAL MEDICINE TALKS 2021Fridays 17:00-18:00
Division of Mat Fet Medicine University of WitwatersrandChair: Prof E Nicolaou
F E B R U A R Y
12 First and second trimester screening in pregnancy Prof E Nicolaou
19 NIPT –The role of cell free DNA testing including twins Dr P Naidoo
26 Management of the failed CfDNA result: What are the options Dr C Georgiou
M A R C H
5 Covid 19 in the pregnant woman Dr V Baba/Prof Y Adam
12 Management strategies including ventilation of the ill Covid 19 patient Drs S Bhoora
19 The anomaly/ foetal morphology scan Dr G Balie
26 Thyroid disease in pregnancy Dr P Jafta
A P R I L
2 Good Friday-No Meeting NO MEETING
9 GDM, screening for all, which test and which threshold values Dr J Jeebodh
16 Cardiac disease in the mother Dr H Rhemtula
23 Fetal cardiac evaluation in the 2nd trimester Dr J Harrisberg
30 Cardiac abnormalities case presentations Drs Odell/Jafta
M A Y
7 Fetal renal abnormalities and their management Dr G Balie
14 Abnormalities of the CNS Dr S Mose
21 Fetal GIT abnormalities Dr B Anane Fenin
28 Lung abnormalities of the fetus Dr N Odell
J U N E
4 Obesity and its implications for the mother and baby Dr N Frank
11 Spina bifida-aetiology, diagnosis and management Dr P Nair
18 In-utero repair of fetal abnormalities: Fetoscopic surgery and evolution in surgical techniques…… Prof M Belfort
25 Ethics in Obstetrics Prof E Nicolaou
J U L Y
2 Genetic Counselling with severe foetal abnormalities Ms Bianca Carzis (NHLS)
9 Prediction and prevention of pre-eclampsia Dr S Mose
16 Placenta pathology and the lessons we learn Prof C Wright
23 Early vs late preeclampsia and the role of CRP ratio Dr A Wise
30 When is it too small to be born? Prof S Velaphi
A U G U S T
6 Anti-Phospholipid Syndrome Prof E Nicolaou
13 Morbidly adherent placenta: How best to diagnose Dr J Jeebodh
20 Fetal and placental tumours in pregnancy Dr P Nair
27 No Meeting SASUOG virtual congress NO MEETING
S E P T E M B E R
3 Complications of twins and their management Prof H Lombaard
10 Case Presentations Drs Frank/Nchinyani
17 Fetal neck masses and their management+ EXIT Dr D Harrison
24 Heritage day- No Meeting NO MEETING
O C T O B E R
1 Is our C/S rate too high? Dr P Naidoo
8 The unexplained stillbirth Dr P Jafta
15 Prediction and prevention of preterm labour Dr M Nchinyani
22 Abnormalities of the limbs Dr G Balie
29 Case Presentations Drs Georgiou/Mose
N O V E M B E R
5 Rhesus incompatibility Dr N Frank
12 Skeletal dysplasias Dr N Odell
19 Routine ABG at delivery: where are we sofar? Dr R Nyakoe