A look beyond the surface – what to consider when choosing a VAD system


Recorded November 2, 2021

Duration 1 hour

One of these things is not like the other…
Join us for an insightful webinar with Dr Sophia NE Webster, Consultant Obstetrician and Clinical Educator from the UK, who will talk about the importance of focusing on the differences rather than on the similarities of vacuum assisted delivery (VAD) systems. In this session, Dr Webster will zoom in on critical factors that will help you choosing the right VAD system for you and your patients.
Relevant to:
Physicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physicians assistants and other health care professionals

About the speaker

Sophia Webster
Dr Sophia NE Webster



Consultant Obstetrician & Clinical Educator

Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle, UK

Dr Webster has worked for 7 years as a senior clinician in Obstetrics and Gynaecology. Her areas of interest include high risk obstetrics, shared decision making, clinical education, medical ethics and law and global health.
She is a clinical examiner for the MRCOG Part 3, and a member of the MRCOG Part 2 EMQ sub-committee. Dr Webster is actively involved in clinical teaching and simulation training in the UK and overseas, with a particular focus on intrapartum care.
She is a member of the RCOG ethics committee and just recently completed a Master in Health Care Ethics and Law at the University of Manchester.
As a training doctor in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Dr Webster spent a year working in Cape Town, South Africa in 2007. Since then, she has participated in many teaching and advocacy projects in women's health internationally, with a focus on sub-Sahara.
Providing high quality, woman-centred care is her priority and through education Dr Webster tries to help practitioners around the world enhance their clinical skills.