Women's Health Conference

Women’s Health Conference

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.

17th Annual Conference – Friday, April 24, 2015


  • To discuss the most recent data on the use of probiotics in women’s healthcare, in both pregnancy and primary care settings
  • To be familiar with the most common diagnoses and their management in adolescent gynecology
  • To be familiar with referral indications in primary care for gynecologic oncology and the recommended workup and evaluations prior to referral
  • To understand the common causes and treatment of migraine headaches in women
  • To understand the common complaints and workup/treatment of gastrointestinal diseases in women in primary care
  • To identify and apply non-narcotic treatments and interventions to the management of chronic back pain in women

This activity is intended for practitioners in OB/GYN and in primary care who provide care for women, including:

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


The Medical College of Wisconsin is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA: The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 8 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 8 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

AAFP: This Live activity, 17th Annual Women’s Health Conference, with a beginning date of 04/24/2015, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 7.75 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.

ACOG: The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists has assigned 8 cognate credits to this program.

Contact Information

Erin BriesathIf you have questions about the conference, please contact Erin Briesath.
Email (414) 805-6673