Department of Obstetrics and Gynaecology

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What is an obstetrician gynaecologist?

An ObGyn is a medical doctor who has done at least 5 years of specialty training beyond medical school to specialize in care of the female reproductive system.

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COVID-19 for patients

Pregnancy can be a wonderful yet unsettling time, particularly with the uncertainties of a new viral epidemic. Your healthcare teams are here to care for you and your baby and ensure your safety.

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COVID-19 for ObGyn's

With new research, national guidelines, and local policies changing regularly in this pandemic, it can be hard to keep up. We have compiled an updated list of resources.

Department news


In the News: The Conversation

Breastfeeding is recommended during pandemic, but coronavirus has changed support systems

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In the News: CBC News

University of Calgary researchers study impacts of COVID-19 pandemic on pregnant women

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In the News: The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada (SOGC)

Revised SOGC Infectious Disease Committee Statement on Health Care Workers during the COVID-19 Pandemic

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In Memoriam: Melville Kerr, Cumming School of Medicine

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