ACOG District XII Meeting

CME/CE Language

Progam Overview


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 expect to be able to:

  • Discuss the latest updates in systemic menopausal therapy.
  • Explain the general principles surrounding Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) programs.
  • Discuss the appropriate pharmacologic treatment for the management of common gynecologic disorders.
  • Identify the proper course of treatment for an adnexal mass.
  • Determine the value of HPV testing for primary cervical cancer screening.
  • Discuss the pros and cons of hysteroscopic techniques to include all current FDA approved devices.
  • Discuss examples of novel approaches to screening in ovarian cancer.
  • Illustrate effective process for counseling patients on LARC.
  • Council patients about use, misuse, abuse, diversion and overdose of opioids.
  • Review indications and treatment procedures for uterine transplants.
  • Identify the proper procedure that should be performed when shoulder dystocia occurs.
  • Identify indications for complementary use of different imaging modalities for various abdomino-pelivic organs and conditions.
  • Outline opportunities for improving the quality of perinatal care in community and clinical settings.
  • Explain how vaginal progesterone decreases the risk of preterm birth.
  • Review the effects of physician burnout and discuss ways to prevent burnout in routine practice.
  • Review current population data on health disparities and prevalence of prematurity and infant mortality.
  • Discuss how to initiate appropriate evaluation for symptoms in adolescents.
  • Identify when to report cases of human trafficking, and appropriately report to the National Human Trafficking Hotline.
  • 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 an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Florida Board of Nursing #50-2560.


This activity is awarded 13.3 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 13 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.


DISCLOSURE OF FACULTY AND INDUSTRY RELATIONSHIPS

In accordance with College policy, all faculty and planning committee members have signed a conflict of interest statement in which they have disclosed any financial interests or other relationships with industry relative to topics they will discuss at this program. At the beginning of the program, faculty members are required to disclose any such information to participants. Such disclosure allows you to evaluate better the objectivity of the information presented in lectures. Please report on your evaluation form any undisclosed conflict of interest you perceive.


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 available upon completion of an online evaluation/claimed credit form available at www.obgpathways.com/claimcme. Please remember to sign the CME/CE sheet upon checking in at the registration desk each day of the meeting. If you have any questions regarding this CME/CE activity, please contact the District XII office at info@acogdistrict12fl.org.


COMMERCIAL SUPPORT

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


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