Webinar: Medical Abortion – A Technology and Policy Update

Thursday 29th July

Time: 3pm (UTC+1)

Language: English

Registration link: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UOZIQ_ZjSx6P-0_qHMYHaA 

Description: This webinar, organised by the FIGO Committee for Safe Abortion, will begin with two short updates on technology in early medical abortion and medical abortion beyond twelve weeks of gestation. The panel will also discuss topics across self-care, telemedicine, abortifacient product quality, and post-abortion contraception.


Dr Jaydeep Tank, Chair of FIGO Committee for Safe Abortion, India

Professor Dame Lesley Regan, FIGO Honorary Secretary, UK


Dr Faysal El Kak, FIGO Vice President, Lebanon

Dr Carlos Fuchtner, FIGO President, Bolivia

Dr Basab Mukherjee, Member of FIGO Committee for Safe Abortion, India

Dr Laura Gil, Grupo Médico por el Derecho a Decidir, Colombia

Dr Dhammika Perera, Global Medical Director for MSI Reproductive Choices, UK

Dr Nathalie Kapp, Ipas, USA

Dr Dominique Truan, University of Chile, Chile

Dr Guyo Jaldesa, University of Nairobi, Kenya

Dr John Townsend, Population Council, USA