Obstetrics & Gynecology Update:
What Does the Evidence Tell Us?

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Overview Objectives Accreditation Course Outline
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Department: Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
Course Number: MOB16001
Activity Date(s): October 14 - 16, 2015
Location: Parc 55 Wyndham
San Francisco, CA
Fees:

By 8/14/15
$815 Physicians
$575 Allied Health Professionals/Nurses/Pharmacists
$575 Residents/Fellows/Physicians in Training

After 8/14/15
$840 Physicians
$600 Allied Health Professionals/Nurses/Pharmacists
$600 Residents/Fellows/Physicians in Training

This is a "green" meeting, syllabus will be available electronically prior to course. Optional purchase of printed syllabus is available for additional $50.

 

Overview:

New information on obstetric and gynecologic practice is being produced at a rapid rate. Leaders in the field, including those at the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, have begun to take an evidence-based approach when formulating practice guidelines. This course is designed to provide a comprehensive update for the practitioner, placing emphasis on reviewing current evidence-based data and applying new practice guidelines.

GREENER MEETING
We're saving paper! The syllabus will be transmitted electronically two weeks prior to the course. Optional purchase of a printed syllabus is available for an additional $50.

TARGET AUDIENCE
Designed for practicing physicians, residents, and allied health professionals seeking an update on a wide range of current issues in obstetrics and gynecology.

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Objectives:

An attendee completing this course will be able to apply acquired skills and strategies to:

  • Discuss the sensitivity and apply non-invasive prenatal diagnostic testing for the diagnosis of trisomy;
  • Counsel women with findings of dense breasts on mammography;
  • Order appropriate imaging for women diagnosed with dense breasts;
  • Incorporate evidence-based interventions to reduce preterm labor;
  • Manage pregnancy of unknown location;
  • Manage women with endometrial hyperplasia and early endometrial cancer;
  • Counsel women regarding the appropriate applications for egg freezing;
  • Discuss disparities of BRCA testing.

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Accreditation:

The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 22.50 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This CME activity meets the requirements under California Assembly Bill 1195, continuing education and cultural and linguistic competency.

Nurses:
For the purpose of recertification, the American Nurses Credentialing Center accepts AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM issued by organizations accredited by the ACCME.

Pharmacists:
The California Board of Pharmacy accepts as continuing professional education those courses that meet the standard of relevance to pharmacy practice and have been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.

Family Physicians:
This Live activity, 2015 Obstetrics and Gynecology Update: What Does the Evidence Tell Us?, with a beginning date of 10/14/2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 22.50 Prescribed credit(s) by the American Academy of Family Physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Obstetricians/Gynecologists:
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has assigned 23 cognate credits to this program.

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Course Outline:

WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 14, 2015

7:00 am Registration / Continental Breakfast

7:45 Welcome and Opening Statements
Dr. Amy (Meg) Autry

8:00 Advanced Laparoscopic and Hysteroscopic Skills: Techniques to Make Hard Cases Easier
Dr. Alison F. Jacoby

8:35 Q & A

8:45 Management of Pregnancy of Unknown Location
Dr. Jody Steinauer

9:20 Q & A

9:30 New Treatments for Uterine Fibroids
Dr. Vanessa Jacoby

10:05 Q & A

10:15 Coffee Break

10:30 Treatment of Dysplasia
Dr. Karen Smith-McCune

11:05 Q & A

11:15 Complex Contraception
Dr. Jennifer Kerns

11:50 Q & A

12:00 pm Lunch On Own

1:15 Evidence-based Treatment of Side Effects of Contraception
Dr. Sara Whetstone

1:50 Q & A

2:00 Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Guidelines for the Ob/Gyn
Dr. Megan Huchko

2:35 Q & A

2:45 Hormone Replacement and New Regimens
Dr. Marcelle I. Cedars

3:20 Q & A

3:30 Coffee Break

3:45 Osteoporosis
Dr. Jeffrey A. Tice

4:20 Q & A

4:30 Current Strategies for Treating Obesity
Dr. Robert B. Baron

5:05 Q & A

5:15 pm Adjourn

 

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 15, 2015

7:30 am Continental Breakfast

8:00 NIPT
Dr. Mary E. Norton

8:35 Q & A

8:45 Environmental Contaminants & Reproductive Health: What Should We Tell Our Patients?
Dr. Marya G. Zlatnik

9:20 Q & A

9:30 Preterm Labor
Dr. Juan M. Gonzalez

10:05 Q & A

10:15 Coffee Break

10:30 Advanced Maternal Age - Management of Pregnancy in Women over 40
Dr. Kirsten Salmeen

11:05 Q & A

11:15 Issues Around Periviability
Dr. Melissa G. Rosenstein

11:50 Q & A

12:00 pm Lunch On Own

1:15 Depression and Pregnancy
Dr. Anna Glezer

1:50 Q & A

2:00 Anesthesia Considerations for Obstetric Hemorrhage
Dr. Jennifer M. Lucero

2:35 Q & A

2:45 Methods for Labor Induction: Updates on the Evidence
Dr. Sarah Wilson

3:20 Q & A

3:30 Coffee Break

3:45 “Can I do this while I'm pregnant?” Searching for Evidence Behind Pregnancy Advice
Dr. Robyn A. Lamar

4:20 Q & A

4:30 Evidence-based Postpartum Visit
Dr. Michael S. Policar

5:05 Q & A

5:15 pm Adjourn

 

FRIDAY, OCTOBER 16, 2015

7:30 am Continental Breakfast

8:00 Infertility Workup for the Generalist
Dr. Heather G. Huddleston

8:35 Q & A

8:45 Egg Freezing
Dr. Evelyn Mok-Lin

9:20 Q & A

9:30 Vulvar Disease
Dr. Rachel I. Kornik

10:05 Q & A

10:15 Coffee Break

10:30 Disability and Sexual Health
Dr. Tami S. Rowen

11:05 Q & A

11:15 Post-Operative Pain Management
Dr. Monica W. Harbell

11:50 Q & A

12:00 pm Lunch On Own

1:15 Surgical Considerations for Obstetric Hemorrhage
Dr. Lee-may Chen

1:50 Q & A

2:00 Endometrial Hyperplasia
Dr. Stephanie Ueda

2:35 Q & A

2:45 Mammographic Breast Density: What You Need to Know
Dr. Karla Kerlikowske

3:20 Q & A

3:30 Coffee Break

3:45 Gynecologic Management of Women with BRCA Mutations
Dr. C. Bethan Powell

4:20 Q & A

4:30 Breast Cancer: What the Gynecologist Needs to Know
Dr. Mindy R. Goldman

5:05 Q & A

5:15 pm Adjourn / Evaluations

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Chairs:

Amy (Meg) Autry, MD
Professor; Director of Graduate
Medical Education, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences

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Faculty:

GUEST FACULTY
C. Bethan Powell, MD
Chief, Gynecologic Oncology Kaiser Permanente San Francisco;
Medical Director, Hereditary Women's Cancer Clinic, Kaiser Permanente San Francisco;
Clinical Professor, volunteer faculty UCSF

Sarah Wilson, MD, MEd
Obstetrician-Gynecologist
Kaiser Permanente Oakland

 

UCSF FACULTY
(Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences unless otherwise noted)

Robert B. Baron, MD, MS
Professor of Medicine;
Associate Dean for Graduate and Continuing Medical Education;
Vice Chief, Division of General Internal Medicine

Marcelle I. Cedars, MD
Professor;
Director, Division of Reproductive Endocrinology

Lee-may Chen, MD
Professor;
Edward C. Hill, MD Endowed Chair in Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Anna Glezer, MD
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, and of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences

Mindy R. Goldman, MD, MPH
Professor; Director, Women's Cancer Care Program

Juan M. González, MD, MS, FACOG
Assistant Professor

Monica W. Harbell, MD
Assistant Professor of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care

Megan Huchko, MD, MPH
Associate Professor

Heather G. Huddleston, MD
Associate Professor;
Medical Director, Center for Reproductive Health

Alison F. Jacoby, MD
Professor;
Director, UCSF Comprehensive Fibroid Center

Vanessa Jacoby, MD, MAS
Associate Professor

Karla Kerlikowske, MD
Professor, Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology/Biostatistics

Jennifer Kerns, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor

Rachel I. Kornik, MD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Robyn A. Lamar, MD, MPH
Clinical Instructor

Jennifer M. Lucero, MD
Assistant Professor of Clinical Anesthesia

Evelyn Mok-Lin, MD
Assistant Professor

Mary E. Norton, MD
Professor and Vice Chair,
Clinical and Translational Genetics;
David E. Thorburn, MD and Kate
McKee Thorburn Endowed Chair in Perinatal Medicine and Genetics

Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH
Professor

Melissa G. Rosenstein, MD, MAS
Assistant Professor

Tami S. Rowen, MD, MS
Assistant Professor

Kirsten Salmeen, MD
Assistant Professor

Karen Smith-McCune, MD, PhD
Professor; John A. Kerner Chair in Gynecologic Oncology

Jody Steinauer, MD, MAS
Professor;
Co-Director, Family Planning Fellowship

Jeffrey A. Tice, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine,
Division of General Internal Medicine

Stefanie Ueda, MD
Assistant Professor, Division of Gynecologic Oncology

Sara Whetstone, MD, MHS
Clinical Instructor

Marya G. Zlatnik, MD, MMS
Professor, Maternal Fetal Medicine & Obstetrics & Gynecology,
Program in Reproductive Health & the Environment;
Associate Director, Maternal Fetal Health & the Environment,
UCSF-Western States Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit

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Travel & Lodging:

Parc 55 - A Hilton Hotel
55 Cyril Magnin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
415-392-8000

Reservations: 888-370-0980
Hotel Rates: $299/ night
Cut-off date: 9/29/15 or untill roomblock is filled

To reserve your room online, please visit this link

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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before the first day of the course will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

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