The Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Pakistan (SOGP) is the oldest specialist professional body. Its foundations were laid in ...March 1957 when Prof.H.Dewattleville, President of International Federation of Gynecology & Obstetrics (FIGO) visited Karachi. He addressed the students, the staff members of the Dow Medical College, Karachi and member of the Pakistan Medical Council. He stressed the importance of having a Society of Obstetricians & Gynecologists of Pakistan. Later in the same year MBBS Examination, there was a meeting to discuss the formation of the Society.
This was attended by 15 Gynecologists and Obstetricians including Professors from all over Pakistan.
Vision Statement Of SOGP
The vision of SOGP is to promote excellence in practice of obstetrics ...and gynecology and to improve health and rights of women and newborns of Pakistan.Read more
The Mission Statement
The mission of SOGP is to provide evidence-based continuous medical ...education to obstetricians and gynecologists and to improve women and newborns’ health through education, service provision, advocacy, research, and leadership.Read more
The core values of SOGP
Every woman has a right to access adequate care during ... pregnancy, delivery and postnatal period to ensure safety of both mother and baby’s life and health
Every woman has a right to access adequate reproductive health care and emergency obstetric care services
Every woman has a right to respect, dignity, privacy, confidentiality, information and decision-making
The SOGP members have the right to practice in a safe and supportive environment
The SOGP has a responsibility to promote evidence-based obstetric and gynecological practice
To facilitate up gradation of the practice of obstetricians and gynecologists through education, training and research to maintain a high standard of professionalism.
To develop linkages between private & public sector gynecological practice to improve patient care