Long acting reversible contraception (LARC) has been shown to be an effective pregnancy prevention strategy for women’s health in other communities. Could greater LARC utilization lead to better health outcomes for women and children in Milwaukee?
Join health practitioners and diverse stakeholders in women and children’s health to further our collective understanding of the science, learn about successful models of LARC implementation in other communities, and explore the best strategies for Milwaukee.
Renaisa Anthony, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor Department of Health Promotion and Social and Behavioral Health
University of Nebraska Medical Center, College of Public Health
Kathy King, MD
Medical Director, Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin
Assistant Professor, Department of OBGYN, Medical College of Wisconsin
|7:30 - 8:00||Registration, Exhibits & Continental Breakfast|
|8:00 - 8:50||Optimizing Pregnancy Outcomes Through Preconception Consultation and Appropriate Contraceptive Counseling
Jennifer McIntosh, DO
|8:50 - 9:40||Genetic Counseling and Women’s Health
|9:40 - 10:00||EXHIBIT BREAK|
|10:00 - 10:50||Management of Abnormal Pap Screening
Kathy King, MD
|10:50 - 11:40||Breast Cancer Screening
Anna C. Purdy, MSN, ANP
|11:40 - 12:40||EXHIBIT BREAK & LUNCH|
|12:40 - 1:30||Leveraging Diversity & Inclusion to Deliver an Exceptional Patient Experience
Andres Gonzalez, MEd., CCDP/AP
|1:30 - 2:20||The Evaluation and Treatment of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS) in 2016
Kate Schoyer, MD
|2:20 - 2:35||EXHIBIT BREAK|
|2:35 - 3:25||Obesity and Weight Loss in Women’s Health
Srividya Kidambi, MD, MS
|3:25 - 4:15||Urinary Incontinence in Geriatrics Population
Lubna Sorathia, MD
|4:15 - 4:30||EVALUATION & WRAP UP|
We have multiple faculty who will be presenting their research posters at MCW’s 2017 Innovations in Medical Education Conference.
Please join the Kern Institute, Department of Medicine and Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for an interactive dialogue.
Have you ever witnessed events that challenged professionalism but didn’t speak up or follow up? Let’s have a discussion about being courageous and speaking up in a professional way to improve our culture of caring and character.
Catherine (Cassie) Craun Ferguson, MD, Associate Professor of Pediatrics
Kristina Kaljo, PhD, Assistant Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Michael Lund, MD, Associate Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Martin Muntz, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine
By attending this session, participants will: