Exhibition at The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists

International Day to End Obstetric Fistula 2015

The UNFPA International Day to End Obstetric Fistula will be taking place on 23 May 2015. This year to mark the day, the RCOG is delighted to be able to exhibit the work of artist Dr Jac Saorsa.

Drawing Out Obstetric Fistula

Exploring the ramifications of maternal birth trauma through art

Work of Dr Jac Saorsa

When

23 May – 4 June 2015

Where

RCOG, 27 Sussex place, Regent’s Park, London NW1 4RG

The exhibition

This exhibition is an exploration of African women’s experience of Obstetric Fistula through art and aims to:

  • To raise awareness of obstetric fistula in low resource countries
  • To increase current understanding of the experience of women with fistula
  • To enhance understanding of the experience of women living with incurable fistula
  • To celebrate the resilience, dignity and courage of women with fistula and the healthcare workers who strive to repair ‘damaged bodies.’

The exhibition is open to all RCOG Fellows, Members, friends and colleagues.

Register your interest

If you are interested in attending then please register here. The Exhibition will also go live online on 23rd May.

Exhibitions

We are excited to announce that there will be TWO exhibitions this year of the work for Drawing Out Obstetric Fistula. The first will be at The Royal College of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists in May, and the second will be at the Waterloo Tea gardens Gallery in August.

More details to follow!

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