20th Annual Summer Conference on Obstetrics and Gynecology
- Start Date:
- Wednesday, 26 June, 2013
- End Date:
- Saturday, 29 June, 2013 1:15pm
- Gynecology, Obstetrics
Including topics on: The Short Cervix, Hormones & Moods, Preconception Care, Gynecological Cancers, Fetal Implications of Maternal Disease, and much more…Speakers: Annekathryn Goodman, MD; Cornelia (Connie) R. Graves, MD, FACOG; Suzanne McMurtry Baird, DNPc, MSN, RN; D. Michael Nelson, MD, PhD; Ricki Pollycove, MD, MS Our 20th Annual Summer Conference on Obstetrics and Gynecology has been designed for physicians, certified nurse midwives, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses and other health care professionals who face ever-increasing challenges in the clinical diagnoses, treatment options, and new technologies involved in caring for the female patient.
The goal of this conference is to present current clinical data on key issues in obstetrics and gynecology, along with treatment options to manage these challenges. Emphasis will be placed on practical application of the evidence-based topics presented. In addition to didactic lectures and smaller group breakouts, ample time has been allotted for participant feedback and interaction.Topics for this year's conference have been selected based on the educational needs determined, which resulted from the identified professional practice gaps.
The gaps were derived from a variety of sources including evaluations and outcomes data from past participants; clinical expert input; Symposia Medicus' online survey; and other medical and nursing data.Conference format will include didactic lectures, smaller group breakout sessions, case studies, and question and answer sessions.An outstanding faculty has been assembled for this conference. Each member was selected based on individual area of expertise and ability to communicate current, evidence-based and practical information to participants.Morning sessions and one afternoon session leave ample time for relaxing, enjoying family and friends, and exploring the lovely town of Jackson, as well as Grand Teton and Yellowstone National Parks.CONFERENCE OBJECTIVESAs a result of participating in this conference, you should have increased knowledge and enhanced competence to…• Assess risks and management strategies associated with the short cervix• Evaluate the Annual Exam from a life cycle perspective, including screening and treatment from the reproductive years to post menopause• Manage female cancer workups and treatment of side effects• Choose appropriate management options for Group B Strep in the pregnant patient• Identify therapeutic interventions to improve maternal cardiac output and oxygen transport to the fetus
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Conference organized by Symposia Medicus
Since 1978, Symposia Medicus has been providing the highest quality continuing health education to physicians, nurses and other health care professionals all over the globe. Our mission is to promote the improvement of patient care by enhancing the skills of health care professionals in a relaxing and stimulating environment.We are accredited by: Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation (ANCC)
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