Congress of the
European Society of Contraception
30 – MAY 3 2008 PRAGUE, CZECH REPUBLIC
translationinto Russian and French will be provided during all
sessions, congress sessions and keynote lectures.
A Young Scientist session will provide a
special platform for presentations by young scientists (below 33 years
of age). Each presenter in this session will compete for the ESC Young
Besides the ESC Best Poster, the
ESC Best Public Poster and ESC Young
Scientists Awards, the ESC Medal will be awarded for the second time to
honour a member for his/her outstanding scientific work and/or
organizing activity performed in accordance with the aims of the
The programme will ensure the educational
aims of the congress through specific sessions and tools. Approval of the Congress programme for
continuing medical education (CME) is anticipated.
Fora will be organized as interactive
sessions, introduced by two experts in the field and followed by an in
depth discussion with the audience. A workshop will teach participants
how to search for information, carry out research and write a paper.
Some slots are dedicated to other Societies
with aims similar to the ESC.
Informal, round-table discussions during
lunch with a maximum of 15 participants.
The newly established Expert Groups will
organize their own sessions for the first time and will focus on the
highlights in their area of expertise.
standard scientific programme
The Scientific Committee has endeavoured to
put together a high standard, well-balanced scientific programme,
offering actual topics and excellent speakers. To make the programme even
more attractive, a considerable proportion will be interactive with the