TRAINING COURSE ON EFFECTIVE PERINATAL TECHNOLOGIES
From 29 May to 08 June 2023, the specialists from Mongolia underwent the Course “Effective Perinatal Technologies” organized and held by the WHO CC at the National Medical Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology named after Academician V.I.Kulakov of the Ministry of Health of Russia in the frames of collaborative Project of the Russian Federation and the WHO “Improving the Quality of Hospital Care to Reduce Maternal, Newborn and Child deaths and Accelerate the Achievement of the SDG in 4 countries (Tadjikistan, Kyrgyzstan, Mongolia, Vietnam).”
During the 10 days training course 14 doctors (7 obstetricians-gynecologists and 7 neonatologists) from Mongolian pilot facilities were trained and exchanged experience with the Russian experts in 2 disciplines: “Obstetrics and Gynecology” and “Neonatology”. Two seminars were held, each lasting 72 academic hours.
The scientific program of the seminars was adjusted to the participants’ demands. Interdisciplinary lectures and trainings for both disciplines (obstetrics and gynecology; neonatology) were delivered by the representatives of the WHO Headquarters, the WHO Country Office (Mongolia) and the specialists of the National Medical Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology named after Academician V.I.Kulakov, including the doctors-trainers and the Heads of the Departments of the Center.
The participants of the Course also visited profile units of the Center: Maternity Unit, Obstetric Department of the Federal Perinatal Center, Prof. F.G. Antonov Department of Resuscitation and Intensive Therapy of Newborns, Department of Extracorporeal Treatment Methods and Detoxification, Department of Neonatal Surgery.
During the training process, the specialists from Mongolia obtained clinical recommendations, acquired new knowledge and practiced manual skills in the areas of obstetrics and gynecology, neonatology, anesthesiology and resuscitation.
All objectives within the training program were achieved: practice-oriented medical trainings adapted to the needs of hospitals were held to improve professional competencies and the quality of medical care aimed to reduce maternal and infant mortality.
The format of the Course was highly appreciated by the trainees as indicated in their feedback questionnaire upon completion of the Course. They noted:
A practice-oriented format of the training course;
High level of the trainers’ engagement in the training process;
Individual approach to the participants’ demands in compiling the training program of the Course;
Possibility to be trained by and exchange experience with the leading clinicians of the Center both in the frames of their competence (obstetrics and gynecology, neonatology) and with multidisciplinary specialists on the disciplines included in the program of the Course.
After completion of the international training Course the participants received the certificates confirming that they have been trained for “Effective Perinatal Technologies” in the National Medical Research Center for Obstetrics, Gynecology and Perinatology named after Academician V.I.Kulakov of the Ministry of Health of Russia in the frames of the joint Project with the WHO.