a society open to all those involved in reproductive or neonatal health care in the Pacific.
Encourages the professional development of reproductive and neonatal health care workers, across the Pacific Island countries.
The Pacific Society for Reproductive Health
- a society open to all those involved in reproductive or neonatal health care in the Pacific.
- a society formed to foster education and assistance between members in Pacific island countries through the provision of educational workshops biennially and through development of distacne eduation modiatlities for continuing access to educational updates.
- a network of professionals in reproductive and neonatal health providing useful links for continuing education opportunities offered in the Pacific and neighbouring countries.
Who should join PSRH?
Membership of PSRH is open to all, however it may be of particular interest to medical practitioners and nurses with a special interest in reproductive or neonatal health care, midwives and family planning workers.
The Pacific Society for Reproductive Health (PSRH)
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PACIFIC JOURNAL OF REPRODUCTIVE HEALTH
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