This is an event designed to educate the public about issues in women’s health, and provide an opportunity for networking and interactive sessions with stakeholders in women’s health. It is planned to take every May. The Center hosted the 1st Annual Maternal Health lecture on the 20th of May, 2013. The event had in attendance representatives of civil society organizations, doctors, students, and representatives of the state ministries of health and women affairs.
The theme of the 2013 lecture was “Maternal mortality in Nigeria: experiences from Rivers State and the way forward”; delivered by Dr. Godson Eze, a public health expert from the Delta State University Teaching Hospital.