Discussion of the draft law of the Republic of Belarus “On Subsidiary Reproductive Technologies and Guarantees of People’s Rights in Application Thereof”

According to information obtained from the “Reproductive Health” Belarusian Medical Non-Governmental Organization, registered at the Ministry of Justice of the Republic of Belarus on April 7, 2011, the first event – discussion of the draft law of the Republic of Belarus “On Subsidiary Reproductive Technologies and Guarantees of People’s Rights in Application Thereof” – was arranged and held within the implementation of the organization’s statutory goals and tasks. 

The draft law was presented by S. D. Shilova, deputy of the House of Representatives, vice-chair of the Reproductive Health BMNGO. She informed those present on the main provisions of the draft law, and on the norms which have evoked public discussions.
 
Chair of Reproductive Health BMNGO, head of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department of the Vitebsk State Medical University Prof. Zanko S.N., head of the Obstetrics and Gynaecology Department of BelMAPO (medical centre) Prof. Voskresensky S. L., chief physician of the Gomel State Regional Diagnostic Medical Center O.V. Krivolapov, deputy chief physician of 6th Clinical Hospital for Minsk V.L. Silyava, other members of the Reproductive Health took part in the discussion.
 
Also, the meeting participants discussed the problems of reproductive health in the Republic of Belarus, and certain aspects of medical education.
 
1 July 2011