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16 ways you can stand against rape culture

16 ways you can stand against rape culture

Rape culture is the social environment that allows sexual violence to be normalized and justified, fueled by the persistent gender inequalities and attitudes about gender and sexuality. Naming it is the first step to dismantling rape culture. We can all take action to stand against rape culture. So for these 16 days of activism to end violence against women; Here…

HEALTH WORKERS ADVOCATE SCREENING FOR GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS

August 27, 2018 Spread the love!   The Medical Women Association of Nigeria (MWAN), Rivers State Branch in partnership with the World Diabetes Foundation (WDF) is promoting awareness, screening, prevention and management of Gestational Diabetes Mellitus among women in Rivers State, Niger Delta region of Nigeria. A cross section of participants They recently held a training for health care providers…

MWAN WEEK 2018 INVITATION TO SPONSOR/ADVERTISE/EXHIBIT OR FELICITATE

Dear Sir/Madam, MEDICAL WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA (MWAN) RIVERS STATE BRANCH MWAN WEEK 2018 INVITATION TO SPONSOR/ADVERTISE/EXHIBIT OR FELICITATE The Medical Women Association of Nigeria (MWAN) is a non-governmental and non-profit organization of female medical and dental practitioners in Nigeria. We are affiliated to the Medical Women’s International Association and Nigeria Medical Association. Our motto is: “Matris Animo Curant” –…

Screening for Cervical and Breast Cancer Prevention

Cervical and Breast Cancer are two infamous killers of women. As Medical Women, we are passionate about preventing death and disability among women and children everywhere. This is why MWAN Rivers has mammography services available to the Public at very low cost at the Model Primary Health Centre Churchill. We also conduct cervical cancer screening using Pap smear at the…

MWAN Rivers Pays A Condolence Visit to Barr Mrs Inime Aguma

The Ibimonye Porbeni led executives and some past presidents of the Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria, on Sunday 19th of August, paid a condolence visit to Barr Mrs Inime Aguma at her residence. The representatives of MWAN Rivers commiserated with Barr Inime on the passing of her dear husband Barr Emmanuel Aguma (Hon. Attorney-General and Commissioner for Justice, Rivers State)…

MWAN Week 2018 – The Unveiling

Every year, the Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria Rivers State Branch celebrates ONE WEEK of scientific and philanthropic activities. 2018 is no exception. _Save the dates and please take note of the carefully selected themes and sub themes_ Dates Sunday 23rd – Saturday 29th September 2018 Schedule of Events Sunday 23rd September – Thanksgiving service Monday 24th September – Media…

Media Personality of the Week

Dr Ijeoma Amanze is with Debbie Banjo at Wave FM 91.7FM. Monday 13th August 2018 Topic: Women’s Health – Family Planning, Antenatal Care and Screening Tests Ijeoma Amanze is a Medical Doctor and Youth Corp Member serving as a Medical Officer at the Every Woman Centre in Marine Base run by the Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria, Rivers State Branch…

REQUEST FOR APPLICATIONS FOR THE POSITION OF PROJECT M&E/ADMIN OFFICER MEDICAL WOMEN’S ASSOCIATION OF NIGERIA GESTATIONAL DIABETES MELLITUS PROJECT

Background The Medical Women’s Association of Nigeria (MWAN) is non-governmental, non-sectarian, non-political and non-profit making organization of female medical and dental doctors in Nigeria. It provides a forum where female medical doctors and dentists discuss and implement programs aimed at improving the health status of the general population especially women and children. MWAN Rivers State has been in existence for…