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About This Course
This course is about the current concepts about hypertensive disorders in pregnancy (Gestosis). A specially designed course for clinicians who are willing to update and upscale themselves and their knowledge related to an important Gynecologic complexity like Gestosis and to handle any criticalities related to it.
The learners will learn A to Z about HDP. Right from how nomenclature changed, current concepts in pathophysiology to newer things in the management.
The objective of the course is to reduce maternal mortality out of HDP. All the obstetricians in India should speak uniform concepts in the management of HDP. Every single obstetrician will get updated knowledge about prediction, prevention, diagnosis, and management of HDP. As the course also elicits about complications and their management it is the complete, lucid information by the stalwarts in the field.
Meet the Mentors
Dr. Sanjay GupteMD, DGO, FICOG, LLB, FRCOG
Dr. Gupte is in clinical practice for past 40 years and is identified as a senior icon and the penultimate idol in the medical fraternity. he is the Director of Gupte Hospital and Centre for Research in Reproduction and GreenArray Genomic Research & Solutions. He was a professor in BJ Medical College and Sassoon General Hospital, Pune. Dr. Gupte is the Ethics committee Chair of FIGO, Secretary General World Gestosis Organization, Chairman technical research committee of the Indian Council of Medical Research, National Coordinator, National Eclampsia Registry and National Consultant in Medicolegal and ethical Issues in Ob & gyn. He is the Past President of FOGSI (2010) and DIPSI (2013).He is also the Ex-Chairman of Ethics Committee, Maharashtra Medical Council, Ex-Member of Central Supervisory Board of PCPNDT, Ex-Member of Ethics Committee, Medical Council India and Ex-Hon. Prof. & Post Graduate teacher Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Gupte is the recepeint of FRCOG (Honoris causa) by the Royal College (London) in 2010.
Dr. Gorakh MandrupkarMBBS, DGO, FCPS, FICOG, FICMCH, PGDCR, PGDMLS
Dr. Mandrupkar is a Consultantof Reproductive Medicine and a Gold Medalist of Pune University. He is the Secretary of World Gestosis Organization,India Chapter, Faculty at Symbiosis Institute of Health sciences, Pune, Member of Expert group, National policy of PPH, NHM, Govt. of India and Member of District advisory committee PCPNDT Sangli. Dr. Mandrupkar is an Ex-Joint secretary of FOGSI (2014) and Ex-Chairperson of Medical Disorders in Pregnancy committee, FOGSI. He has delivered more than 350 lectures and has 14 Publications and co-editoed 4 books.
Dr. Seetha Ramamurthy PalMBBS, DGO, MD, FICOG, FRCOG, RCOG/RCR Diploma in Advanced Obstetric USG
Dr. Pal is a Consultant of Fetal Medicine & Obstetrics at Apollo Gleneagles Hospital, Kolkata. She is the Chairperson Fetal Medicine & Imaging Committee, BOGS, East Zone coordinator, Imaging Science Committee, FOGSI, Member of RCOG Eastern zone Representative Committee, Hon. Treasurer of Society of Fetal Medicine, Kolkata Chapter, Clinical Secretary of ISOPARB, Kolkata Chapter and a faculty of MRCOG Part 2 and 3 Courses. She was also the Managing Committee Member of Bengal Obs & Gyn Soc (2019-20). Dr. Pal has authored 16 peer reviewed papers and book chapters.
Dr. Pratima MittalMD, FICOG, FICMCH
Dr. Mittal is the Professor & Consultant at Department of Ob-Gyn, VMMC and Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi. She has a Honor of FRCOG from Royal College UK for exemplary work done in women healthcare. She was the Former HOD at Department of Obst & Gynae, VMMC & Safdarjung Hospital. Dr. Mittal is the Member of Technical Resource Group MOHFW, GOI for Adolescent Health, Maternal Health, Contraception, Comprehensive abortion care (CAC) & Maternal Death Review. She was the Vice- President of FOGSI (2018), President of Association of Obst. & Gynae of Delhi (AOGD), 2015-16. She has also Collaborated many WHO projects as stillbirth registry, maternal and perinatal death Surveillance, mother in NICU-MNICU, Preterm birth Cohort. She has Established one of the first fully equipped obstetric critical care unit in public sector.
Dr. Suchitra PanditMD, DNB, FRCOG (UK), FICOG, DFP, MNAMS B.Pharm
Dr. Pandit is was the Chairperson AICC RCOG (2017-20), President Organisation Gestosis (2015-18) President ISOPARB (2017-20), President, FOGSI & ICOG (2014-15), President, MOGS (2013- 2014) and Chairman Education Committee SAFOG (2017-19). She is the Chair for PRG Group , NIRRDOH - ICMR committee. She initiated FOGSI GESTOSIS Hypertensive Disorders in Pregnancy certificate course, Conceptualised FOGSI YOUTH MELA for empowering the young generation GCPR-8 guidelines in 2014. Dr. Pandit has 115 publications to her name and has Authored 5 books- Caesarean birth, Fibroids , MCQs, Pelvic Organ Prolapse, Manual for OBGYN Practitioners. She is Awarded with 30 orations & several prizes. She is the Winner of FIGO Woman’s award, MMC Award, 2016, MOGS Dr. Desai award for excellence, FOGSI Corion, best committee & best publication award, FOGSI - Duru Shah & MOGS Ganatra community service award. She is associated with workshops like Safety First, Caesarean skills, Communication skills PCPNDT, Postpartum care, Women First & preventive oncology and FOGSI Ankur Initiative for sensitizing pregnant women & families for Rx of anemia ,early registration & hospital delivery. She She also participated in FOGSI- Bharat Jagruti Yatra
Dr. Chinmayi RathaMS(ObGyn), MRCOG(UK), FIMSA, FICOG
Dr. Ratha is the Director at Resolution Fetal Medicine Centre, Paradise Circle, Secunderabad. She is a Lead Consultant of Fetal Medicine at Yashoda Hospitals, Hyderabad and Centre Head of ICOG Fetal Medicine certification course. Dr. Ratha is a FMF-UK approved trainer (India). She is the Chairperson-elect of FOGSI National Perinatology Committee (2021-23),Treasurer of OGSH (2019-21) and a member representative and secretary of AICC-RCOG SZ (2018-22).
Dr. Charmila AyyavooMD, DGO, DFP, FICOG, PGDCR
Dr. Charmila is the Director of Aditi Hospital & Parvathy Ayyavoo Fertility Centre, Trichy and a Consultant at Southern Railway Hospital, Trichy. She is the President of Menstrual Hygiene Management Consortium and a ICOG Governing council member(2021-23) and was a Chairperson of Clinical Research Committee, FOGSI (2016-18), Past Secretary of Trichy O & G Society, Organising Secretary of YUVA FOGSI South Zone (2013). Dr. Charmila is the recepient of Shri Mohanlal Desai Prize for standing first in DFP, Mrs & Mr. N. A Pandit prize for women empowerment, FOGSI and Dr. Mehroo Hansotia prize for committee work by FOGSI (2018). She is editor of handbook on RPL and ICOG Campus on High risk pregnancy and PI of FIGO project on second trimester abortions and FOGSI multi centric trial on ovarian reserve.
Dr. Girija WaghM.D, FICOG, DIP ENDO, FICS
Dr. Girija Wagh is a highly qualified obstetrician, gynaecologist, and a certified fertility and IVF specialist based in Pune, Maharashtra, India. Her expertise comprises of high-risk obstetrics and her extensive practice focuses on all gynaecological procedures including, but not limited to, fertilisation, impregnation and childbirth complications, advanced evidence-based pre/post-natal care and support through the gestation period. She is a Chairman of the Clinical coordination Committee to supervise the UG training in the hospital, Chairman of the Medical Disorders Committee FOGSI (2013-16), Director Galaxy Laparoscopy Institute (2006-2011) and Accreditation by the ICOG for Fellowship in prenatal medicine.
Dr. Alpesh GandhiMBBS, DGO, FRCOG, FICOG
Dr. Gandhi is the President FOGSI (2020) and Vice President FOGSI (2013). He is a consultant at Arihant Women's Hospital, Chandlodia, Ahmedabad. He is the Vice President of Gestosis-India Chapter, Convener at one of the most successful AICOG-2017 at Ahmedabad and National coordinator of Emergency Obstetric care (EmOC) programme of GOL and FOGSI. He is also the Past President of Ahmedabad Obst-Gynaec Society (2007-08), Past Secretary of Ahmedabad Obst-Gynaec Society (2003-04), Past Joint Convener of SOGOG, Past Treasurer of SOGOG, Governing council member of ICOG, FOGSI (2016-17) and Chairperson of Practical Obstetric committee, FOGSI (2009-11).
Dr. Vidya ThobbiMD, FICOG
Dr. Thobbi is the Professor and Head of Department of OBG at Al-Ameen Medical College, Vijayapur. She was the Chairperson of Food , Durgs and Medicosurgical Equipment Committee, FOGSI (2017-20).
Dr. Priti KumarM.D. (OGBYN)
Dr. Priti is a Consultant at King George's Medical College, Lucknow and Sun Flower Medical Centre, Lucknow. She is the Chairperson Safe Motherhood Committee FOGSI, Secretary of Lucknow OBGY society, North Zone Co-ordinator of Adolescent Health Committee FOGSI, and Vice President of Association of Private Gynaecologist, Lucknow. She was also the Organising Secretary AICOG (2020), Organising Secretary FOGSI GESTOSIS (2019), Organising Secretary IAGE (2018), Organising Secretary NORTH ZONE YUVA FOGSI (2017), Organising Secretary NARCHI Conference (2014), and Organising Secretary UPCOG (2013).
What will you learn?At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:
- diagnose early and late gestosis
- prescribe treatment plan to patients with gestosis, pre-eclampsia
- predict and prevent complications associated with gestosis
- clinically apply the principles with the help of clinical case demonstrations
- Module 1 - Introduction to the course
- Module 2 - Current theories & classifications
- Module 3 - Prediction and Prevention for Indian scenario & low to middle income group
- Module 4 - Prediction and Prevention - Newer thoughts
- Module 5 - Management of nonsevere preclampsia
- Module 6 - Management of severe preeclampsia
- Module 7 - Management of antepartum fetal surveillance
- Module 8 - Eclampsia drills
- Module 9 - Atypical preeclampsia with 1 case presentation
- Module 10 - Routine postpartum care in patient with H/o preeclampsia
- Module 11 - Dealing with postpartum complications
- Module 12 - Concept of High Dependency unit for management of preeclamspsia
- Module 13 - Case discussions
- Module 14 - Take home message
The Federation of Obstetric and Gynecological Societies of India (FOGSI)
The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by 'Us'. In no event will 'We' be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.
The following faculty have indicated they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentations, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:
Dr. Sanjay Gupte, Dr. Gorakh Mandrupkar, Dr. Seetha Ramamurthy Pal, Dr. Pratima Mittal, Dr. Suchitra Pandit, Dr. Chinmayi Ratha, Dr. Gorakh Mandrupkar, Dr. Jayam Kannan, Dr. Charmila Ayyavoo, Dr. Girija Wagh, Dr. Alpesh Gandhi, Dr. Vidya Thobbi and Dr. Priti Kumar
We acknowledge the educational grant received from Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Limited for the creation of this Internet Enduring activity.
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