News and Events

SlideRule practice Philippines 150WOOMB Philippines recently held an Upskilling Program for teachers of the Billings Ovulation Method® in the Archdiocese of Manila.  Despite difficult weather conditions caused by the annual typhoon season, the program was well attended.  See photo gallery.

BMT 150Since the WOOMB Senior Trainers left Vietnam in May, the work of continuing to spread the Billings Ovulation Method™ goes on as you will see from the photos.



Daet School of Nursing 150Rally Ganar from WOOMB Philippines presented the Basic Teacher Training Program at the Mabini College of Nursing for nurses, midwives and health workers. 


WOOMB Viet Bishop of BMT 150WOOMB Vietnam conducted their Second Conference in Buon Ma Thuot, 16 and 17 May 2014, attended by delegates from Saigon, Thanh Hoa, Da Lat, and Kon Tum, together with Mrs Joan Clements and Mrs Gillian Barker representing WOOMB International and Dr On Lien who acted as interpreter.

WOOMB Spiritual Advisor celebrates 50th Anniversary of Ordination to the Priesthood

Fr Hattie thumbnailFr Joseph Hattie, OMI, Spiritual Advisor to WOOMB International Ltd celebrates his 50th Anniversary of ordination to the priesthood on 29th May, 2014.




Ecuador thumbnailMargarita Cajas of WOOMB Ecuador with the assistance of members of BIOEC Fundacion Ecuatoriana de Salud & Bioetica organised for 46 teachers, including 5 doctors to come together from various parts of Ecuador for this 3 day Extension Program.

Brazil conf thumbnailWOOMB Latinoamerica offered the second Congress and Teacher Training Program in Sao Paulo, under the leadership of Heloisa Pereira of CENFAPLAM – WOOMB Brazil.  The Congress was attended by approx 270 participants.  Interesting papers were offered by Dr Martin Tantalean of Peru who spoke on Natural Family Planning in Primary Care in Sth America, Dr Juan Francisco Stecher of Concepion Chile on the protocols for a proposed study on the use of the Billings Ovulation Method™ in the achievement of pregnancy (paper delivered by a member of his team, Claudia Andrea Valdivia González );  Dr Agostinho Bertoldi from Curitiba, Brazil who spoke on the success of the Billings Ovulation Method™ in the public health system in Curitiba and Claudia from Concepcion who explained the teaching the Billings Ovulation Method™ through the Catholic University of Concepcion.  Marian Corkill spoke on the Legacy of John and Lyn Billings – the journey from 1953 to the present time; Marie Marshell gave a presentation on “What we Know to be True”. 

Billings Ovulation Method™ Teacher Training Program, Montevideo, Uruguay 23rd – 26th April, 2014

WOOMB Uruguay under the leadership of Maria de las Nieves organised this Basic Teacher Training Program for approximately 20 people in Montevideo, including the leaders of the Billings Ovulation Method™ in Venezuela who had come to update their knowledge.  

Argentina Extn ThumbnailApproximately 60 Billings Ovulation Method™ teachers from all over Argentina gathered in Buenos Aires to expand their knowledge through the Billings Ovulation Method™ Extension Program.




Brazil conf flags 150At the recent Conference of WOOMB Latinoamerica, held in Brazil, over 270 participants registered for the Conference and following Training Programs - 100 in the Basic Training Course and 170 in the Extension Traning Program.  See web gallery by clicking below, then you can click on individual images to see them larger.






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