From left to right: Prof. Dr. Alvaro Monterrosa, Colombia; Dr. Teresa Bombas, Portugal; Dr. Maria Cecilia Arturo Rojas, Colombia; Dr. Luis Bahamondes, Brazil and Dr. Aparna Sridhar, United States (Chair of the FIGO Committee on Contraception).

On November 4, 2022, Prof. Dr. Luis Bahamondes, CEO of CEMICAMP, participated in the FIGO Regional Congress – International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics Societies, in the city of Cartagena, Colombia. He was one of the guest professors of the Session “Contraception throughout the Reproductive Life”, presenting the theme “Barriers and solutions”.

Contraception over the Reproductive Life Span

Organised by The FIGO Committee for Contraception

Chairperson – Dr Teresa Bombas, Portugal

Adolescence – Dr Alvaro Monterrosa-Castro, Colombia

Reproductive years with focus non-contraceptive benefits – Dr Aparna Sridhar, Estados Unidos

Peri-menopause – Dr Maria Cecilia Arturo Rojas, Colombia

Barriers and solutions – Dr Luis Bahamondes, Brasil

Later, he gave the Conference: “Modern Contraception Post-Obstetric Event” at the same event.



The FIGO Latin America Regional Congress – Cartagena 2022 enabled important discussions to help shape national, regional and global policies, ensuring the physical, mental, reproductive and sexual health and well-being of women and girls around the world – now and in the future.