The Pune Obstetric and Gynecological Society(POGS) is a professional body with Gynecologists as its members .The POGS has a mission to unite its members to strengthen the professional bonds amongst members to help enhance knowledge , research and the standards of the clinical practice to be able to serve the women better .POGS as an NGO also is dynamically involved in various social programs pertaining to women’s health and is keen on empowering women in the aspects of their health.
From the President desk
The President of POGS
Dr. Aparna Shrotri
Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy
The practices for screening for hypothyroidism during pregnancy differ widely. Recently ‘National Guidelines for Screening of Hypothyroidism During Pregnancy’ are published by Ministry of health & Family Welfare, Government of India.
The estimated prevalence of hypothyroidism during pregnancy is 2-3%; overt up to 0.5% and subclinical
From the Secretary desk
The Secretary of POGS
Dear esteemed member of POGS,
Greetings from the team!
I begin with great words by Lord Buddha
“Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.”
As has been the tradition this year July also showered highly successful programmes blessed by very good attendance, a source of encouragement to all our POGS team members.