Female Genital Mutilation (FGM): An Overview

 

Purpose

To raise awareness of Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) by providing health professionals working with women and young girls with an overview of FGM and the opportunity to explore relevant professional and practice issues.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this study day participants will be able to:

  • Define FGM and understand the social and cultural issues surrounding FGM
  • Develop an understanding of the risk factors and health consequences relating to FGM
  • Discuss the implications of FGM within a safeguarding and legal context
  • Understand the implications and relevance of FGM to their professional role

Audience

Midwives, Health Visitors and Nurses

Method

Lecture, Video and discussion

Cost

£50.00

Please note you will be informed in advance if there is a direct cost to you or your organisation for your attendance at this programme.




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Tuesday 20 February 2018
(9.15 - 1.00)
CEC - Belfast Denise Arnott-Rooney
Julie Pollock
Wednesday 7 March 2018
(9.15 - 1.00)
CEC - Craigavon Mary Jo Chesnel
Julie Pollock
Wednesday 25 April 2018
(9.15 - 1.00)
CEC - Antrim Fiona McCrossan
Julie Pollock