21st Annual Women's Health Conference

Milwaukee, WI US
April 12, 2019

The Annual Women's Health Conference is a CME accredited program through MCW, ACOG, and AAFP.  The Women's Health Conference, held by the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, gives you information on current women's health.

 

Target Audience

  • Obstetricians / Gynecologists
  • Internists
  • Family Practitioners
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physician Assistants
  • Certified Nurse Midwives
  • Registered Nurses

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, I will be able to:

  • Identify common reasons for back pain and treatment options for the obstetric patient
  • Review and discuss new recommendations on postpartum care
  • Identify and review appropriate pain management strategies for your laboring patient
  • Discuss and reflect on implicit bias and how it impacts health care provision
  • Understand second victim syndrome and how it can impact your wellbeing as a health care provider
  • Understand when estrogen use is contraindicated for the gynecologic patient
  • Review controversies in breast and gyn malignancy screenings and recommend best practices
Additional information

CME Coordinator Contact Information

Name: 
Erin Briesath
Phone Number: 
+1 (414) 805-6673
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 6.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.
Course opens: 
03/13/2019
Course expires: 
06/21/2019
Event starts: 
04/12/2019 - 7:30am
Event ends: 
04/12/2019 - 4:30pm
Cost:
$0.00

Agenda & Speakers

Friday, April 12, 2019

All sessions include 5-10 minute Q & A following each topic

TimeTopic
7:30 - 8:00Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast
8:00 - 8:50Peripartum and General Back Pain in Women
Gregory L. Whitcomb, DC
8:50 - 9:40How to Handle Labor Pain: The Myths and The Reality
Meredith A, Albrecht, MD, PhD
9:40 - 10:10EXHIBIT BREAK
10:10 - 11:00Exploring the Impact of Unconscious Bias in Medicine
Brian E. Gittens, EdD, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
11:00 - 11:50Controversies in Appropriate Screening Options for Gyn Malignancies
Denise Uyar, MD

Benign Breast Disease and Controversies in Screening
Anna C. Purdy RN, MSN, APNP
11:50 - 12:35EXHIBIT BREAK & LUNCH
12:35 - 1:25Abnormal Uterine Bleeding: 20 Minute Reboot
Benjamin Beran, MD

Prescribing Estrogen Containing Contraception to Women with Medical Comorbidities
Kourtney Dropps, MD
1:25 - 2:15Finding Equanimity in Medicine
Catherine Ferguson, MD
2:15 - 2:45EXHIBIT BREAK
2:45 - 3:35Secondary Traumatic Stress in OBGYN: Provider Experience and Programmatic Needs
Amy Domeyer-Klenske, MD
3:40 - 4:30Postpartum Success begins Antepartum
Sarah Mess, CNM
Kirby Curby-Warner, CNM
Harley-Davidson Museum
500 West Canal Street
Milwaukee, WI 53203
United States
+1 (877) 436-8738

Location: 


Harley-Davidson Museum®
500 West Canal Street
Milwaukee, WI 53203

Museum Website
Phone: 877-436-8738

 

Parking:


On-site parking is complimentary. Conference room is in the Garage. Guests may use angle parking or the North or South Parking Garden. See parking-info-2017 for detailed parking information.

Planning Committee:
Jessica Francis, MD
Rahmouna Farez, MD
Erin Briesath
 
Presenters:
Gregory L. Whitcomb, DC
Meredith A. Albrecht, MD, PhD
Brian E. Gittens, EdD, SPHR, SHRM-SCP
Denise Uyar, MD
Anna C. Purdy, RN, MSN, APNP
Benjamin Beran, MD
Kourtney Dropps, MD
Catherine Ferguson, MD
Amy Domeyer-Klenske, MD
Kirby Curby-Warner, CNM
 

All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following person:  None.

 

In accordance with the ACCME® standards for Commercial Support Number 6, all in control of content disclosed any relevant financial relationships. These relationships were reviewed via the MCW conflict of interest resolution process and resolved.

ACCME Accreditation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
 
AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) ™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

 
Hours of Participation for Allied Health Care Professionals
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this activity for up to 6.75 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

Available Credit

  • 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
    AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
  • 6.75 Hours of Participation
    Hours of Participation credit.

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/13/2019
Course expires: 
06/21/2019

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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