Enjoy the latest issue of the Hysteroscopy Newsletter.
Morocco is a developing country with a population of over 34 million today . The country has been seriously challenged by the scarcity of healthcare human resources over the past few decades, and there are currently less than 2000 ObstetricianGynecologists in total, leading to an unacceptable level of pregnancy and childbirthrelated deaths and morbidities. Our predecessors focused on adressing this issue but neglected the development of the fields of Gynecologic surgery and Fertility management.
As a young professor in the early nineties; I found this situation unacceptable. So I decided to resign and along with a small group of passionate colleagues we created the Moroccan Society of Gynecological Endoscopy (SMEGYN) and organized our first workshop with the support of our French colleagues, mainly Pr. Leon Boubli from Marseille and Pr. Jean-luc Mergui from Paris. The next step was to further develop Laparoscopic surgery, in collaboration with Pr Jean Bernard Dubuisson and the renowned team of Clermont-Ferrand. (read more in the newsletter…)