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  90th Anniversary for Finland OBGYNs

The Finnish Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology is in a strong position to reflect on the changing landscape of women's health: founded in 1928, this month marks the organisation's 90th birthday.

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  Faisal Al Kak Vice President of the International Federation of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

  3rd Female Sexual Dysfunction Course: A prime for the Gynecologist | 04/12/2018  

This year the 3rd FSD course, directed by Dr Faysal El Kak, was conducted on Dec 4, 2018 Crowne  Plaza Hotel, Beirut, Lebanon. Objectives of the course aim to provide basic and essential skills necessary to approach FSD in clinic setting. The  audience included mostly OBGYN, and midwives. The course outcome focused…


  Win the Presidency of the International Federation of Gynecologists (FIGO) | 22/10/2018  

  The signing of the international declaration in Vigo | 19/10/2018  

  Sexual Violence Against Women in Lebanon: Testimonies in the Dark | 24/05/2017  

RDFL in partnership with Diakonia launched a study entitled "Sexual Violence Against Women in Lebanon: Testimonies in the Dark", prepared by Dr. Faysal El Kak and Dr. Caroline Succar Slaiby.
The presentation and discussion highlighted sexual violence (factors, coping methods, characteristics, reactions, psychological consequences..), experiences of 50 women…


  Dr. Faysal El Kak: president of the Arab Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology Societies | 16/01/2017  

Dr. Faysal El Kak was elected as the president of the Arab Association of Obstetrics and Gynecology Societies


  Breast Health | 07/11/2016  

Dr. Faysal El Kak held an awareness session about breast cancer early detection, examination and prevention at Lifestyle Health Club & Spa on the 7th of November, 2016. More than 20 women attended the seminar. The session was interactive and included a life testimonial from a member who battled with breast cancer and won the fight.


  Sexuality and Religion: Cases from medical and public health practice | 05/08/2016  

Freethought Lebanon held a seminar on “Sexuality & Religion” on the 5th of August, 2016. During the seminar, Dr Faysal El Kak co-presented on sexuality and religion with Tommi Paalenen from theWorld Association of Sexual Health addressing sexual ethics and rights in modern times. The speakers engaged in correlation between religious canon and sexuality as its main premise, followed…


  Female Sexual Disorders: A prime for the Gynecologist | 19/11/2015  

 Female sexual disorders (FSD) is a rapidly growing discipline that remains of major concern to the Gynecologists as the main providers of primary health care for women. Gynecologists are expected to be cognizant of the basics related to sexual history taking, management, and possible referrals of FSD cases. At the same time, Gynecologists need to be abreast of the evolving and accumulating research…


  Sexual Dysfunction Management | 17/11/2015  

Dr.Elham Atalla has conducted a one day workshop entitled "Sexual Dysfunction Management" in Bahrain, repeated on 17th, 18th November and 1st December, 2015. The target groups were primary health care workers and gynecologists. The workshop aimed at informing health care professionals on sexual dysfunction reated-topics and the general approaches of its management.…


  Treatment of female sexual disorders: coming of age story? | 12/08/2015  

  One week course on human sexuality | 04/01/2015  

Dr. Elham Atalla has delivered a one week course on human sexuality, for family physician residency program for the ministry of health. They were trained on how to approach and manage patients with sexual concerns, difficulties, and dysfunctions. Updates on the field were discussed as well.  


  Engaging the Media in Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Issues in Lebanon | 18/06/2014  

The Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Working Group (YSRH-WG), led by Drs. Lilian Ghandour and Faysal El Kak, at the Faculty of Health Sciences (FHS) at the American University of Beirut (AUB) held, on June 18, 2014, a half day meeting on “Engaging media in youth sexual and reproductive health issues in Lebanon” as part of advocacy, dissemination and dialogue towards promotion of youth…


  LGBTI in clinical services | 31/05/2014  

The Lebanese Medical Association for Sexual Health (LebMASH) and the Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Project at the Faculty of Health Sciences at the American University of Beirut have organizing a Full Day CME course “LGBTI in clinical services” on Saturday 31st of May, 2014 at Bathish Auditorium at the West Hall, AUB. This course held for the first time in Lebanon and the region,…


  Sexual Dysfunctions Definitions in ICD-11 | 25/07/2013  

Dr. Elham Atalla has coauthored the section on “Sexual Dysfunctions Definitions in ICD-11”  in Chapter for the handbook: The Evidence Base for ICD-11 (to be published by the American Psychological Association publications unit).


  Discussion Forum on Comprehensive Sexuality Education in the Arab Region | 12/04/2013  

The Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Project (YSRHP) hosted a one day discussion forum on the implementation of comprehensive sexuality education. Local and guest regional speakers from the MENA were invited to share their experiences in light of the different socio-cultural and political systems. Differentiating between sex education, sexuality education, and sexual health education were the…


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