Congress highlights

Highlights from meetings and congresses on endometriosis

EFA2012: Tapping the roots for the next generation
16 March 2012

Highlights from the 3rd annual meeting of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA) featuring endometriosis experts from around the world addressing basic science and the latest surgical techniques in treating the disease.

AAGL2011: Endometriosis focus at the 40th Annual Meeting of the AAGL
10 November 2011

The AAGL featured Padma Lakshmi, Linda Griffith, and many others at its 40th Annual Meeting, and honoured Leila Adamyan for raising the level of care for women.

ASRM2011: Special Interest Group on Endometriosis has arrived
20 October 2011

The Special Interest Group on Endometriosis ensured that clinical and basic science on the disease was at the forefront of the 67th Annual Meeting of the ASRM

ASRM2011: Improving fertility through nutritional medicine (pre-conceptional care)
19 October 2011

Special Interest Group on Nutrition held is first Post-Graduate Course on pre-conceptional care through nutrition: important for both women and men when trying to conceive!

ASRM2011: Is endometriosis the cause or a by-stander when it comes to pain?
17 October 2011

Is endometriosis responsible for all pain and, if so, how is this managed long term in different types of patient groups?

WCE2011: Highlights from the 11th World Congress on Endometriosis
9 September 2011

At WCE2011 1300 delegates celebrated eleven outstanding pioneers in the field of endometriosis and shared clinical and basic research.

ESHRE2011: Avoidable loss of fertility
5 July 2011

Bill Ledger today encouraged women to have children at a younger age since there are no guarantees or evidence that life style changes or medically assisted conception can aid pregnancy at a later age.

ESHRE2011: A new method to detect subtle endometriosis?
4 July 2011

Bruce Lessey today presented a simple technique of using methylene blue staining to detect subtle or invisible endometriotic lesions in women with chronic pelvic pain.

EFA2011: Let’s talk about sex and endometriosis
20 March 2011

Highlignhts from the 2nd annual meeting of the Endometriosis Foundation of America (EFA) featuring endometriosis experts from around the world; David Redwine, Caroline Gargett, Harry Reich, Asgi Fazleabas, Victor Gomel, a.o.

Picture of Susan Sarandon EFA2011: Susan Sarandon speaks up about endometriosis
19 March 2011

Susan Sarandon spoke up about endometriosis at EFA’s Blossom Ball. It is not a woman’s lot in life to suffer pain from endometriosis, or to miss part of your life because of it. She encouraged everyone to spread the word!

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