Media Updates

  • June 23, 2016

    Dr. George D. Carson Named New SOGC President

  • June 15, 2016

    New Guideline for Lifelong Female Nutrition, A Modern Prescription for Health Care Professionals

  • June 5, 2016

    Women's Sexual and Reproductive Health Care Innovations Take Centre Stage in Vancouver June 14-17, 2016

  • March 6, 2016

    FLASOG, ACOG, SOGC Statement Regarding Zika Virus

  • February 25, 2016

    SOGC recommendation on ZIKA virus exposure for clinicians caring for pregnant women and those who intend to get pregnant

  • January 26, 2016

    SOGC Position Statement: Use of Antidepressants in pregnancy

  • December 1, 2015

    Letter to the Editor: Ontario Benefits from a Highly Regarded Maternal Health System

  • November 26, 2015

    The SOGC volunteers obstetric and gynaecologic care to Syrian refugees

  • June 22, 2015

    The SOGC releases new uterine fibroid clinical practice guidelines

  • June 7, 2015

    Latest advances in women’s health highlighted at national ob/gyn conference in Quebec City, June 9-12

  • October 13, 2014

    The SOGC releases new clinical guidelines on menopause and osteoporosis - invites media to expert-panel webinar

  • September 22, 2014

    Three of the world’s leading professional health associations join forces to show that reducing global maternal mortality is possible

  • June 8, 2014

    SOGC celebrates 70 years of excellence in Niagara Falls, June 10-13

  • May 26, 2014

    Strong health systems are key to saving lives

  • February 27, 2014

    SOGC Joins’s Collaborative Network

  • August 27, 2013

    Faulty generic products pose unacceptable risk to Canadian public

  • July 24, 2013

    New treatment option for women suffering with uterine fibroids

  • July 15, 2013

    Public funding of IVF: What are we waiting for?

  • July 7, 2013

    Dr. Richard Johnston receives SOGC’s Regional Achievement Award

  • July 7, 2013

    Dr. Deborah Money receives SOGC’s Regional Achievement Award

  • July 7, 2013

    Dr. Margaret Morris receives SOGC’s Regional Achievement Award

  • June 19, 2013

    New Brunswick Ob/Gyn Named President of Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

  • June 12, 2013

    Pelvic Mesh: Should she or shouldn’t she?

  • June 11, 2013

    Having Twins? New Canadian Research suggests normal birth (and not an automatic C-section) is an option.

  • June 10, 2013

    SOGC Guideline Will Improve Aboriginal Women’s Health Care

  • June 10, 2013

    Position Statement on Hormonal Contraception and Risk of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

  • June 9, 2013

    What is the Ethical Way to do Global Health Work?

  • June 5, 2013

    Over 600 Women’s Health Experts Meet in Calgary, June 11-14, 2013

  • May 28, 2013

    Position statement: When a patient asks for another physician on cultural or religious grounds

  • April 24, 2013

    To Wipe Out HPV - Boys Must Be Vaccinated

  • April 24, 2013

    Faulty Birth Control Pills in the Canadian Marketplace Unacceptable

  • March 18, 2013

    The SOGC publishes new guideline on cancer chemotherapy and pregnancy

  • March 10, 2013

    If you have chronic pelvic pain, you may have endometriosis

  • February 20, 2013

    The SOGC, the SCC and GOC issue a joint position statement in response to new CTFPHC recommendations on screening for cervical cancer

  • February 18, 2013

    Position Statement: Hormonal Contraception and Risk of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

  • February 18, 2013

    Position Statement: Diane-35 and Risk of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE)

  • February 11, 2013

    Sexual function or dysfunction?: The SOGC launches a new online application for health-care professionals to help get the conversation started

  • January 23, 2013

    The 2013 SOGC/CFWH Journalism Awards for Excellence in Women’s Health Reporting

  • January 20, 2013

    New SOGC guideline emphasizes that hygiene and diet can help prevent toxoplasmosis and other food-borne infections in pregnancy

  • January 16, 2013

    The SOGC endorses the adoption of the surgical safety checklist in obstetrics and gynaecology to improve patient safety

  • October 31, 2012

    The SOGC welcomes new CEO – Dr. Jennifer Blake

  • October 28, 2012

    The SOGC denounces the assassination attempt on Dr. Denis Mukwege, prominent Congolese obstetrician-gynaecologist and defender of women’s sexual and reproductive rights

  • October 21, 2012

    National Pap Test Campaign – Health experts urge Canadian women to get their Pap test

  • October 9, 2012

    Canadian health care not meeting the needs of rural maternity care providers and patients

  • October 3, 2012

    New Research shows HT in Early Menopause Has Positive Benefits

  • September 24, 2012

    Choosing Wisely – The SOGC has an online tool to help Canadians select the contraception method that is right for them

  • September 24, 2012

    The SOGC calls for increased awareness of, and access to, emergency contraception to reduce unintended pregnancies in Canada

  • July 14, 2012

    The SOGC welcomes new president, Dr. Douglas Black

  • June 24, 2012

    The SOGC recognizes Dr. Dianne Miller with the President’s Award

  • June 24, 2012

    Family physician Dr. William Ehman receives Distinguished Service Award from the SOGC

  • June 20, 2012

    Bigger Isn’t Always Better: With over 50% of Canadian women overweight or obese, the time is now to focus on the Nutritional Needs of Women

  • June 19, 2012

    The SOGC provides health-care professionals with advice on counselling patients about prenatal screening

  • June 19, 2012

    New SOGC guidelines focus on how to help HIV-positive Canadians plan a safe pregnancy

  • April 26, 2012

    The SOGC launches new education video explaining how HPV vaccination works

  • April 25, 2012

    The SOGC publishes new guideline on the use of antibiotics in gynaecologic procedures to prevent infection

  • March 14, 2012

    The SOGC publishes new guideline on the management of chickenpox in pregnancy

  • February 20, 2012

    The SOGC publishes new policy statement to help eliminate the practice of female genital cutting/mutilation in Canada and around the world

  • January 29, 2012

    SOGC welcomes immunization committee update on HPV vaccines

  • January 18, 2012

    The SOGC/CFWH Journalism Awards for Excellence in Women’s Health Reporting

  • January 16, 2012

    Women’s health experts highlight pregnancy risks and complications for women as they age