ABOUT US

The Pacific Society for Reproductive Health is:

  • a society open to all those involved in reproductive or neonatal health care in the Pacific.
  • a society formed to foster education and assistance between members in Pacific island countries through the provision of educational workshops biennially and through development of distacne eduation modiatlities for continuing access to educational updates.
  • a network of professionals in reproductive and neonatal health providing useful links for continuing education opportunities offered in the Pacific and neighbouring countries.
  • a society which seeks to address the problems of Pacific geography and provide support for isolated heath care workers.
  • a society which seeks to provide direction and support to members in disucssions of improvements to obstetric and gynaecological services in Pacific island countries.

Who should join PSRH?

Membership of the Pacific Society for Reproductive Health (PSRH) is open to all, however may be of particular interest to:

  • Medical practitioners with a special interest in reproductive or neonatal health care.
  • Midwives
  • Family planning workers

For more information please look at our membership page and email Sheetal sheetal.naidu@psrh.org.nz

Vision and Mission Statement

The Pacific Society for Reproductive Health (PSRH) is a non governmental organization which encourages the professional development of reproductive and neonatal health care workers, across the diverse geography, economy and population of Pacific Island countries.

Aims and Areas of Focus

The aims of the Pacific Society for Reproductive Health are: To promote and where possible provide continuing education in the field of reproductive and neonatal health care in the Pacific both through biennial educational workshops and through various distance education modalities available to nursing and medical personnel.

Our History

The Pacific Society for Reproductive Health (PSRH), was formed by a regional group of reproductive health professionals who met at an educational meeting in 1993 funded by the Australian overseas aid agency AusAID, and organized by the Fiji School of Medicine (FSM) and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Obstetricians and Gynecological (RANZCOG).

Governance

Board Members The governing body of PSRH is elected at the Society’s Biennial General Meeting held every two years. The BGM in Suva during the 2015 conference elected a new Board comprised of:

Programmes

Workforce and Research benefits from Send Hope Not Flowers donation

Workforce and Research benefits from Send Hope Not Flowers donation

The Pacific Society for Reproductive Health Charitable Trust received Au$30,000 from Send Hope Not Flowers (HNF) charity of Australia. The co-founder of SHNF, Emma McDonald, in handing over the funds congratulated PSRH in initiating projects and delivering programmes that benefit women and children in the Pacific Islands. “

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Pacific Emergency Maternal and Neonatal Training (PEMNeT)

Pacific Emergency Maternal and Neonatal Training (PEMNeT)

Train-the-Trainers Workshop, Holiday Inn Auckland,  31 July – 2 August 2016. We aim to support Ministries of Health in Pacific Island countries by having a continuous and sustainable training programme that teach emergency obstetric skills to all birth attendants. Emergencies happen. Well-trained staff can prevent emerg

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Catalyst 4 Change – Achieving Sustainable Development Goals for Women, Children and their Families Conference

Catalyst 4 Change – Achieving Sustainable Development Goals for Women, Children and their Families Conference

We are proud to present to you the “Catalyst 4 Change – Achieving Sustainable Development Goals for Women, Children and their Families Conference” delivered in partnership by the Pacific Society for Reproductive Health and TAHA Well Pacific Mother and Infant Service. This forum aims to raise awareness of the

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STORIES

Ultrasound scan workshops

Ultrasound scan workshops

RANZCOG/PSRH Basic and Advanced O&G Ultrasound training. Learning Outcomes for Basic and Advanced O&G Ultrasound training include: 1.     Increased knowledge and skills in how to use the machine, orientation, optimising image and getting the measurements right 2.     Increased knowledge of Basic Fetal Anatomy 3.

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Training that makes a difference to remote communities

Training that makes a difference to remote communities

Julian Mandof is a nurse from April River Sub-Health Centre which is located in the very remote part of the Ambuti District in the East Sepik Province, Papua New Guinea. The health centre looks after 3162 people. This year, she is studying to be a midwife at the University of Goroka. “There is no road to the health ce

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PSRH3

PSRH3

The ward was practically full with 15 women in different stages of labour and each with its own labour profile; no two women were in the same state of affairs. Some were close to delivery while others in the early phase; some progressing well with normal labour while others were not progressing as expected or […]

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PSRH1

PSRH1

Dr Rufina Latu Recently in July this year, I was reassigned to the WHO Country Office in Papua New Guinea to support MCH work. Two weeks after arrival, Professor Glen Mola, Head of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Medical School of UPNG invited me to join his round of the labour ward at the maternity […]

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