Interactive Session - Did You Know That WHO— A UN Agency—Is Committed to Global Reproductive Health for all Individuals?
Time:1:15 pm - 2:15 pm
Location:HCC313 - Hawaii Convention Center
Sheryl Ziemin Vanderpoel, Ph.D., World Health Organization
Needs Assessment and Description
WHO promotes reproductive health and access to
reproductive health care for all people. In addition to
providing access to contraception and care for sexually
transmitted diseases, the WHO, which has officially
classified infertility as a disease, is committed to ensuring
all individuals can fulfill their reproductive potential.
This interactive session will familiarize reproductive
health professionals with the range of global programs
and services provided by the WHO in the area of human
At the conclusion of this session, participants should be
- Explore a range of reproductive health care programs
appropriate for their demographics.