Oct 2006: Bangkok - Perinatal Asphyxia & Stillbirths

Programme for Global Paediatric Research™ Symposium and Workshop:
“Antenatal and Intrapartum Causes of Perinatal Asphyxia and Stillbirths in Developing Countries”
October 5 and 6, 2006
Bangkok, Thailand

Participants of the October 6, 2006 PGPR Workshop, Bangkok: Antenatal & Intrapartum
Causes of Perinatal Asphyxia & Stillbirths in Developing Countries

Symposium:

PGPR’s fourth symposium was held October 5, 2006 in conjunction with the 14th Congress of the Federation of Asia and Oceania Perinatal Societies. This three-part symposium focussed on the antenatal and intrapartum causes of perinatal asphyxia and stillbirths in developing countries. Parts 1 and 3 were comprised of expert presentations providing an overview of the issues and region-specific information. Part 2 featured platform presentations from abstracts selected following an international call

Symposium topics included:

Workshop:

At the follow-up workshop on October 6, colleagues from low-, mid- and high-income countries, with expertise in perinatal asphyxia and stillbirths, met in order to examine the critical issues and establish clear plans for collaborative study and other action.

Proceedings:

We are now working on a summary of the workshop proceedings and discussions. That summary will be made available through publication and/or posting on this Web site.