Scientific Lecture on Diabetes

The Medical Women Association of Nigeria, Rivers State branch specially invites you to the Scientific lecture on Diabetes by Prof. Jean Claude Mbanya, FRCP, Past President, International Diabetes Federation, holding at the Ebitimi Banigo Auditorium, University of Port Harcourt (UNIPORT) today Tuesday, 21st February, 2017. 5 free CME points. Free screening/Food Exhibition/Breakfast from 8am. Lecture [...]

By | 2017-04-29T11:07:54+00:00 February 21st, 2017|Activities, Lecture|0 Comments

Report of the Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria (MWAN), Rivers State Week 2016, held in Port Harcourt, Rivers State from October 9th to 15th, 2016

Background Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria (MWAN), an affiliate of the Medical Women’s International Association (MWIA) and Nigeria Medical Association (NMA) is a nonprofit professional organization of registered female medical doctors and dentists dedicated to promote the health of the populace with a focus on women and children. Health indices in Nigeria have remained poor, [...]

By | 2017-01-11T15:37:31+00:00 January 11th, 2017|Activities|0 Comments

Adolescent Youth-Friendly Health Services in Rivers State

Project Title: An Intervention to Increase Access to Youth Friendly Health Services in Andoni LGA; a strategy to address the reproductive health needs of vulnerable, out-of-school young women in oilproducing communities in Rivers State, Nigeria. Project Objectives: The objectives of this two-year project were to: 1. Reposition PHC facilities to become Youth-Friendly Health Centres 2. [...]