Tag Archive: Obstetric Fistula

Dec 13

Obstetric Fistula: an eradicable blight on women’s lives. Let’s end it.

  UNFPA campaign to end obstetric fistula invites you to change the world.

Dec 01

Maternal Mortality in Niger & Fashion International de la Mode Africaine 2011

Fashion Internationale de la Mode Africaine FIMA 2011 It was a pleasure to return to Niamey, Niger, this trip by far the most fashionable, sponsored by internationally renowned designer Alphadi and his innovative wife Kadidja, along with United States Ambassador Bisa Williams and the First Lady of Niger, colleague Dr Malika Issoufou Mahamadou. Promoting health and wellness …

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May 04

Obstetric Fistula Highlighted at 2011 Pakistan National Women’s Health Forum

Pakistan National Women’s Health Forum Highlights Efforts to End Obstetric Fistula I had the honor of speaking at The Pakistani National Forum on Women’s Health (PNFWH), held during the week of March 4th, 2011 in Karachi.  The event featured renowned experts in reconstructive pelvic surgery, fistula treatment and women’s health from the Middle East, Africa, …

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Nov 25

Turn off the Tap = PREVENTION – The #1 Global Goal for Fistula

(c) L. Romanzi 2010 After I complete this Harvard Humanitarian Initiative (www.hhi.harvard.edu) sponsored mission for fistula, prolapse, incontinence training and teaching, surgical technique exchange, and clinical protocol development at Panzi Hospital (www.panzihospitalbukavu.org) next week, I’ll attend the International Society of Obstetric Fistula Surgeons (ISOFS) 4th annual meeting in Dakar, Senegal (isofs). ISOFS a surgical society is founded …

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