9–12 October 2023
Paris Convention Centre  

9–12 October 2023
Paris Convention Centre

Maternal and Newborn Health

Preterm birth
Maternal nutrition
Immunization during pregnancy
Prenatal diagnosis

Labour and delivery
Postpartum haemorrhage
Morbidity and mortality of mothers and newborns
Caesarean delivery epidemic

Sexual and Reproductive Health and Wellbeing

Contraception and Family Planning
Access to safe abortion
Telemedicine for SRHR
Contraception throughout the lifecourse
SRHR for adolescents

Reproductive Medicine
Prevention and treatment of infertility
Genetic testing
Fertility education
Access to treatment

Surgery and Oncology

Benign Surgery
Minimal access surgery
Fistula repair
Urogynaecology and pelvic floor disorders
Surgical principles
Surgeon’s wellbeing

Women’s Cancer
Cervical cancer elimination
Fertility preservation in gynaecologic cancers
Cancers and hormonal contraception
Breast cancer
Screening and management


Well Woman Health Care
Paediatric and adolescent gynaecology
Breast health
Pre-conceptional counselling
Screening across the lifespan

Non-Surgical Gynaecology
Overactive bladder
Vulvar diseases
AUB and myomas
Infectious disease

Global Women’s Health Care and Policy

Women Facing Crisis
Transgender care
Rights for migrants and refugees
Health care for women in conflict zones
Impact of climate change on women’s health
Empowerment and the right to choose

Health Systems Strengthening
Achievement of SDGs for women and newborns
Health workforce for women and newborns
Respectful care in labour and delivery
Surveillance in LMICs versus HICs
Implementation of vaccination guidance

World Health Organization (WHO) ​

Dedicated stream addressing issues that affect women across the life course. Focus on WHO’s evidence-based, guidelines, research, global norms and standards, strengthening the capacity of healthcare workers around the world to advance sexual and reproductive health and rights for all.