4th World Sepsis Congress – 2023: Maternal Sepsis: Why Is It Still in the Top 3 for Global Incidence of Sepsis?

On April 25-26, the Global Sepsis Alliance (GSA) hosted the 4th World Sepsis Congress “ONE GLOBAL HEALTH THREAT: SEPSIS, PANDEMICS, AND ANTIMICROBIAL RESISTANCE”.

The 4th WSC featured 16 sessions across 2 days, including a session on maternal sepsis entitled MATERNAL SEPSIS: WHY IS IT STILL IN THE TOP 3 FOR GLOBAL INCIDENCE OF SEPSIS?,  co-organized by GSA and WHO.


You can access the recording of this session using the links below:

Direct YouTube link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XrsiBzkgksQ

Podcast link: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/4th-world-sepsis-congress/id1155062518


An Epidemiology-Based Assessment of the Problem – Alan Tita, University of Alabama at Birmingham, United States of America

Sharing the Story from Malawi – Video

Sepsis Awareness and the Importance of Advocacy: Perspective of a Midwife and Sepsis Survivor – Helen Cheyne, University of Stirling, United Kingdom

Early Detection and Management: What Does It Mean for Maternal Sepsis? – Maria Fernanda Escobar Vidarte, The International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics, Colombia

Can Changing the Health System’s Approach Improve Maternal Sepsis Outcomes in Argentina and Beyond? – Edgardo Abalos, Independent Researcher, Argentina

Can Changing the Health System’s Approach Improve Maternal Sepsis Outcomes in Lebanon and Beyond? – Sabina Abou Malham, Université de Sherbrooke, Canada

The Perspective of the World Health Organization – Benedetta Allegranzi, World Health Organization, Switzerland