FSRH/RSM Contraception and Human Rights: A Global Perspective - 7 June 2019, London

Date: 07 Jun 2019

Start time: 09:00AM

End time: 05:00PM

Venue: Royal Society of Medicine

1 Wimpole Street

London

W1G 0AE

Cost: £25-£100 (Various options)

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FSRH/RSM Contraception and Human Rights: A Global Perspective - 7 June 2019, London

Organised by the FSRH and RSM, this one-day conference will consider contraception as a human right from a global perspective.

From contraception and disability to contraception in humanitarian crises and epidemics we will use this day to think about the right of all people to decide when they have children in all circumstances.

We will consider circumstances where this right is not upheld and new work to improve this situation.

Who should attend?

The meeting will be of interest to those with an interest in sexual and reproductive health, ethics, the law and human rights.

Booking is now open with subsidised rates. 

Programme

Session 1: Reproductive health rights a global perspective

Chair: tbc

10.00 - 10.10

Opening remarks

Paula Baraitser, (Chair of the International Affairs Committee, Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare)

10.10 - 10.40

Reproductive health rights a global perspective

Jane Cottingham, Chair of the Board, Reproductive Health Matters

10.40 - 11.10

From international standards to national promotion and protection of sexual and reproductive health rights

Judith Bueno De Mesquita

11.10 - 11.40

Break

Session 2: Reproductive rights for specific populations and situations
 
Chair: Nicky Morgan, Vice Chair of the International Affairs Committee, Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

11.40 - 12.10

Reproductive rights in emergency situations 

Lilian Kiapi, Technical Adviser for Health Programmes, IRC 

12.10 - 12.40

Contraception for people living with disability

Paula Baraitser, Chair of the International Affairs Committee of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

12.40 - 13.00

Reproductive health rights of people who are trafficked

Louise Cahill, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Modern Slavery Data Group

13.00 - 14.00

Lunch

Session 3: Reproductive rights ethical and legal perspectives and ways forward

Chair: Paula Baraitser, Chair of the International Affairs Committee of the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare

14.00 - 14.20

TBC

 

14.20 - 14.50

Reproductive justice in a divided world

Arianne Shahvisi, Lecturer in Ethics and Medical Humanities, Brighton and Sussex Medical School

14.50 - 15.20

Decolonising contraception 

Annabel Sowemimo, Specialist Registrar in SRH

15.20 - 15.30

FSRH work to raise the profile of contraception and reproductive rights among clinicians everywhere - new ways forward

International Affairs Committee of the FSRH

15.30- 15.40

Summing up and close

Followed by tea and networking until 16.15

 

How to register

Subsidised prices for FSRH members are available below. Book your place

Consultant/GP

£90

Trainee

£60

AHP / Nurse / Midwife

£60

Student

£30