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Birth, Breastfeeding and Women’s Health in Cyprus

May 23, 2017 @ 2:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Birth Forward in cooperation with Cyprus International University is presenting a scientific talk on the latest local research around the subject of birth done in the Greek Cypriot and Turkish Cypriot Community.

Maternity clinic practices, satisfaction with quality of maternity care, postpartum depression, determinants of breastfeeding: findings from the BrEast start in life programme and research studies among Greek-Cypriot women 

Dr. Nicos Middleton, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Dean of Faculty of Health Sciences, Cyprus University of Technology, Scientific Advisory Board Member Birth Forward

Caesarean section research in the Turkish Community

Dr. Umut Altuns, M.D., Famagusta General Hospital, Scientific Advisory Board Member Birth Forward

Cyprus Women’s Health Research (COHERE) Initiative

Dr. Nilüfer Rahmioglu, Ph. D., Senior research scientist, Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Scientific Advisory Board Member Birth Forward

Research on women’s cancers and infections 

Dr. Ender Volkan Cinar, Ph. D., Assistant Professor and Vice Dean at the Faculty of Pharmacy, Microbiology Director of the Biotechnology Research Center at Cyprus International University, Scientific Advisory Board Member Birth Forward

Relationship of psychology and hormones in  during pregnancy and birth

Eliz Volkan, M. Sc., Department of Psychology, Cyrus International University

The presentation will be followed by questions and discussion.


May 23, 2017
2:30 pm - 5:00 pm


Cyprus International University
via Mersin 10
Lefkoşa, 99258 Cyprus
+90 392 671 11 11
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