How COVID-19 affects women’s health


SOS Moria-Help refugees in Lesbos

Gynaecologist  Sanne van der Kooij, member of ISM&RH, is one of the founders of SOSMoria and advocates to help the refugees in Camp Moria in Lesbos. Petitions are signed many dutch citizens, including many doctors. ISM&RH supported the initiative and...

In Memorial

We were shocked to hear one of the dutch doctors international health and tropical medicine passed away during his work in Sierra Leone last week. Our condolences go out to his family and friends. More information on the site of Capacare

Templates presentation

Are you going to present for the ISM&RH (at a congres or university), use our powerpoint templates!  

Maternal morbidity and mortality in Namibia

Congratulations to Steffie Hemelaar who won the price for 'best presentation for registrars' about her work as tropical doctor and PhD on maternal morbidity in Namibia.

NVOG and Global Health

At the Gynaecongres from the dutch society for obs&gyn (NVOG) in November several members of the ISM&RH were involved in presenting their work.    

Succesfull Phd candidates

The ISM&RH is active in supervising PhD's in LMIC. We can congratulate a new group of Doctors after completing their defense succesfully. Read the PhD's and more about the Safe Motherhood series

Dutch Tropical Doctor training finally financed!

The training for Dutch Tropical Doctors (AIGT) will be financed by the Dutch government. Well done after years of lobbying for this great achievement and well done to the campaign Into the world!

International Womens day









10 February ISM&RH Meeting,

Zoom meeting (link is sent by email)

1. Marco Versluis (gynaecologist UMCG) and 2 students
2.Wouter Bakker (AIGT, gynaecoloog io) in Malawi


6-13-20-27 March Dutch Global Health Film Festival
6 March 2021 White Ribbon Dinner
8 March International Womens day
17 May PhD defense Yadira Roggeveen 15.45-16.45

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4 June 2021 Inauguration speech Prof T van den Akker


Meetings ISM&RH 2021

10 February

12 May

8 September

17 November



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