ACOG District XII Meeting

Scientific Sessions Accreditation

TARGET AUDIENCE

This program has been designed to meet the educational needs of physicians and nurses who have a specialized interest in the field of obstetrics and gynecology.

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

At the conclusion of this activity, the attendee can should be able to:

  • Discuss sexual harassment as an under reported issue in medical training institutions.
  • Recognize interventional efforts to reduce unnecessary c-section births.
  • Analyze results of ARRIVE trial.
  • Discuss risk stratification in adolescents presenting with adnexal mass in order to increase use of ovarian conserving techniques.
  • Recognize HPV vaccination in adolescent as an important measure to prevent malignancies.
  • Recognize Genitourinary Syndrome of Menopause (GSM) in patients to determine treatment options to improve quality of life.
  • Identify ways to optimize patient safety during office-based hysteroscopy procedures.
  • Recognize the value of genetic testing for breast cancer into practice.
  • List appropriate screening questions that are useful in determining potential sources of pelvic pain.
  • Describe practical advice for discussions with women of late reproductive age.
  • Identify ways to promote self-care to prevent burnout.
  • Recognize appropriate care techniques for transgender patients in your practice.
  • Review current population data on health disparities and prevalence of prematurity and infant mortality.
  • Recognize the value of sex positive discussions with teenaged patients.
  • Review the process to diagnose endometriosis in adolescent patients presenting with pelvic pain.
  • Identify benefits of pelvic floor physical therapy to manage pelvic pain.
  • Describe strategies to educate patients on the need to abstain from alcohol use during pregnancy.
  • Implement a screening and referral process for patients of domestic violence.
  • Identify significant risks and primary factors associated with medical errors.

ACCREDITATION

ACCME ACCREDITATION

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

College Cognate Credits

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 14 Category 1 College Cognate Credits. The College has a reciprocity agreement with the AMA that allows AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to be equivalent to College Cognate Credits.

CE Credit provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare

Nurses

AKH, Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
This activity is awarded 14 contact hours.

Activity is jointly-provided by AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare and the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists.

FL Nurses

AKH Inc., Advancing Knowledge in Healthcare is an approved provider for nursing continuing education by the Florida Board of Nursing #50-2560.
This activity is awarded 14 contact hours.

The maximum allocation for participants attending the Domestic Violence course is 1 contact hour and the maximum allocation for participants attending the Prevention of Medical Errors course is 1 contact hour.

CRITERIA FOR SUCCESS

Statements of credit will be awarded based on the participant's attendance and submission of the activity evaluation form. A statement of credit will be issued within 4-6 weeks of participant’s completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form at http://obgpathways.com/claimcme. Please contact info@acogdistrict12fl.org should you have any questions.

COMMERCIAL SUPPORT

Full notification of commercial support will be provided in the final course syllabus.

Conference Administrative Office

Phone: 904-309-6265 | Mail: 6816 Southpoint Pkwy., Suite 1000 | Jacksonville, Florida 32216 | meetings@acogdistrict12fl.org

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