Calendar of Events

Mar
14
Thu
2013
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and Infertility – Katherine Schoyer, MD @ Wauwatosa Community Conference Center, Room 3
Mar 14 @ 6:00 pm – Mar 14 @ 7:00 pm

Katherine Schoyer, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin obstetrician/gynecologist, will be presenting on polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS. It is one of the most common causes of female infertility. We will discuss the diagnosis, etiology and health risks associated with PCOS. More importantly, we’ll talk about treatment options for PCOS, including those specifically targeted toward PCOS-related infertility.

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May
29
Wed
2013
Help For a Hidden Problem – Sumana Koduri, MD @ Wauwatosa Community Conference Center, Room 3
May 29 @ 6:00 pm – May 29 @ 7:00 pm

Sumana Koduri, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin obstetrician/gynecologist, will be presenting on pelvic organ prolapse. Pelvic organ prolapse occurs when a pelvic organ drops (prolapses) from its normal spot in your lower belly. We will discuss the causes, symptoms and treatments for pelvic organ prolapse.

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Nov
13
Wed
2013
Help For a Hidden Problem – Sumana Koduri, MD @ St. Joseph's Hospital Campus - Lobby Conference Room
Nov 13 @ 12:00 am – 1:00 am

Sumana Koduri, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin obstetrician/gynecologist, will be presenting on various bladder problems, focusing on incontinence. Normal anatomy and physiology will be reviewed and conditions that cause common bladder problems will be discussed. Non-surgical and surgical treatments options will be reviewed.

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Mar
5
Wed
2014
Take the Floor: Pelvic Organ Prolapse – Sumana Koduri, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 1
Mar 5 @ 12:00 am – 1:00 am

Sumana Koduri, MDSumana Koduri, MD, will go over the causes, symptoms and treatments for pelvic organ prolapse, a common condition that occurs when a pelvic organ drops from its normal spot in the lower belly, causing discomfort or pain.

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Apr
30
Wed
2014
2014 E. James Aiman Lecture @ Medical College of Wisconsin - Health Research Center (HRC) H1400 Auditorium
Apr 30 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

Featured Speaker: Helain Landy, MD – “Twin Pregnancies: An Update”

Helain J. Landy Professor & Chair Department of OB/GYN Georgetown University

Helain J. Landy, MD
Professor & Chair
Department of OB/GYN
Georgetown University

Helain Landy received her medical degree from Northwestern University in Chicago, IL. She completed her Ob/Gyn residency at Pennsylvania Hospital in Philadelphia, PA and her Maternal-Fetal Medicine fellowship at George Washington University Medical Center in Washington, DC. After serving as an attending physician at GW, she relocated to South Florida and joined the faculty at the University of Miami in 1991. In 1995, she returned to DC and rejoined the faculty at GW until she was recruited to Georgetown in 1997. She was the MFM Fellowship Program Director from 1999-2009 and has been the Chair of the Ob/Gyn Department since 2003. She was the first (and thus far, only) female clinical chair at GUMC.

Her clinical areas of expertise include multiple gestations, pregnancy loss, medical complications of pregnancy, obstetric sonography, and cervical insufficiency. She has had given many presentations at various meetings and has published many peer-reviewed articles. She has served as teacher and mentor for medical students, residents and fellows and has received several teaching awards. She has been an oral examiner for the American Board of Obstetricians and Gynecologists since 1997.

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Sep
10
Wed
2014
HPV & Cancer – Denise Uyar, MD @ Wauwatosa Community Conference Center, Room 1
Sep 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Denise Uyar, gynecologic oncologist, will speak on HPV and cancer. Human papillomavirus (HPV) can cause serious health problems, including genital warts and certain cancers. Join us for a discussion on how HPV causes cancer, the signs and symptoms, prevention and treatment options.

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Sep
25
Thu
2014
Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome and Infertility – Katherine Schoyer, MD @ Wauwatosa Community Conference Center, Room 3
Sep 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Katherine Schoyer, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin obstetrician/gynecologist, will be presenting on polycystic ovary syndrome, or PCOS. It is one of the most common causes of female infertility. We will discuss the diagnosis, etiology and health risks associated with PCOS. More importantly, we’ll talk about treatment options for PCOS, including those specifically targeted toward PCOS-related infertility.

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Oct
29
Wed
2014
Red Hot Mamas – Rahmouna Farez, MD @ Moorland Reserve Health Center
Oct 29 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Rahmouna Farez, MD, obstetrician/gynecologist will discuss strategies for coping with menopausal symptoms, from lifestyle modification to botanicals and hormone therapy.

Register online

Apr
21
Tue
2015
Incontinence: Help for a Hidden Problem – Sumana Koduri, MD @ St. Joseph's Hospital Campus - Lobby Conference Room
Apr 21 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sumana Koduri, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin obstetrician/gynecologist, will be presenting on various bladder problems, focusing on incontinence. Normal anatomy and physiology will be reviewed and conditions that cause common bladder problems will be discussed. Non-surgical and surgical treatments options will be reviewed.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

Apr
29
Wed
2015
2015 E. James Aiman Lecture @ Medical College of Wisconsin - Alumni Center
Apr 29 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Featured Speaker: Debra A. DaRosa, PhD – “Surgeon as Coach”

Debra A DaRosa, PhD

Debra A DaRosa, PhD

Professor Emeritus
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Department of Surgery

About Dr. DaRosa

She is a professor emerita of surgery and medical education at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine and the former vice chair of education in the department of surgery. With a doctoral degree in education, she has been a surgical education specialist for more than 30 years. She has dedicated the majority of that time to developing and delivering faculty development programs, pursuing educational research, and consulting with clinical departments and professional societies.

Her research interests focus on learning, teaching and assessing in the operating room, technical skills acquisition, and curriculum and instructional design. Dr. DaRosa serves on the editorial board of Academic Medicine and the Journal of Graduate Medical Education. She has published more than 100 peer-reviewed abstracts, papers, and book chapters.
She serves as Course Director for the highly subscribed American College of Surgeons’ six-day Surgeons as Educators course and faculty on their Residents as Teachers and Leaders program. She teaches several annual faculty and resident teacher development programs for the Association of Professors in Gynecology and Obstetrics and the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Dr. DaRosa earned the distinction of being the first nonclinician to be elected President of the Association for Surgical Education. This same organization honored Dr. DaRosa with the Distinguished Educator Award and presented her with the Founding Director Recognition Award for starting the Foundation for the Association for Surgical Education. She has received Outstanding Scientific Paper Awards from the Association of American Medical Colleges and the Association for Surgical Education. Dr. DaRosa is an honorary member of the Association of Women Surgeons.

She has also presented her research and faculty development programs at regional, national, and international forums.

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Nov
12
Thu
2015
Optimizing Patients’ Success With In Vitro Fertilization – Katherine Schoyer, MD and Amy Granlund, BS @ Community Conference Center - Room 3
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presented by

Kate Schoyer, MD
Katherine Schoyer, MD
Assistant Professor
Medical College of Wisconsin
Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

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Amy Granlund, BS
Embryologist & Laboratory Coordinator
Froedtert Hospital
Reproductive Medicine Center

In vitro fertilization (IVF) is an involved and consuming procedure for patients.

Katherine Schoyer, MD, reproductive medicine and Amy Granlund, BS, embryologist & laboratory coordinator we will present both the clinical and embryology laboratory methods to help give patients the best likelihood of having a baby from IVF, and how our embryologists and physicians work together toward this goal.

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Nov
30
Mon
2015
Family History and Gynecologic Cancer – Dr. Erin Bishop @ St. Joseph's Hospital Campus - Lobby Conference Room
Nov 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presented by

Erin Bishop, MD

Erin Bishop, MD


Erin Bishop, MD
Assistant Professor
Gynecologic Oncologist
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Erin Bishop, MD, gynecologic oncologist, will discuss which gynecological malignancies have been linked to genetics and the importance of knowing about your family history for appropriate cancer screening.

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Feb
2
Tue
2016
Familial Pancreatic Cancer: Prevention and Early Detection Strategies – Jenny Geurts, MS, CGC @ Community Conference Center - Room 1
Feb 2 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presented by

Jennifer Geurts, MS, CGC

Jennifer Geurts, MS, CGC


Jenny Geurts, MS, CGC
Certified Genetic Counselor
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Learn how family history and personal risk factors increase the risk for developing pancreatic cancer. Find out what options are available for the early detection and prevention of pancreatic cancer.

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Feb
9
Tue
2016
HPV: What Every Woman Should Know – Dr. William Bradley @ Community Conference Center - Room 1
Feb 9 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presented by

William Bradley, MD

William Bradley, MD


William Bradley, MD
Associate Professor
Gynecologic Oncologist
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

HPV (human papillomavirus) is related to the development of vulvar, vaginal and cervical cancer in women. Join us as we discuss prevention, diagnosis and management of this virus.

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Feb
25
Thu
2016
Family History in Cancer Screening and Treatment – Elizabeth Hopp, MD @ Froedtert Fitness Center, Community Conference Center, Room 1
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm


This talk will detail what constitutes a significant family history along with discussion of genetic testing. The talk will also touch on management of hereditary cancer syndromes, such as Lynch syndrome and BRCA.

Presentation by: Elizabeth Hopp, MD, Gynecologic Oncologist

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Apr
18
Mon
2016
Family History and Gynecologic Cancer – Erin Bishop, MD @ St. Joseph's Hospital Campus - Lobby Conference Room
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presented by

Erin Bishop, MD
Assistant Professor
Gynecologic Oncology
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

We will discuss which gynecological malignancies have been linked to genetics and the importance of knowing about your family history for appropriate cancer screening.

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Planning for Pregnancy — Making the Best of Your Health Before Baby – Cresta Jones, MD @ Community Conference Center - Room 1
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Presented by

Cresta Jones, MD

Cresta Jones, MD


Cresta Jones, MD
Assistant Professor
Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology

Join us to discuss the importance of health before becoming pregnant. We will identity and address misconceptions about staying health while trying for pregnancy.

We will also review chronic medical problems, how they can affect pregnancy and what to do prior to pregnancy.

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May
25
Wed
2016
2016 E. James Aiman Lecture @ Medical College of Wisconsin - Alumni Center
May 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Featured Speaker: Laurel W. Rice, MD – “Cultural Humility: Work to be Done”

Laurel W. Rice, MD

Laurel W. Rice, MD

Chair and Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Gynecologic Oncology
University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health

About Dr. Rice

Dr. Laurel W. Rice is chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology and a professor in the Division of Gynecology Oncology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health.

Dr. Rice attended college and medical school at the University of Colorado. She completed her residency in Obstetrics and Gynecology, as well as a Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology, at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital, an affiliate of Harvard Medical School, in Boston, MA. After four years on the faculty of Massachusetts General Hospital, the University of Virginia (UVA) recruited her to the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology. During her 14 years at UVA, Dr. Rice was appointed Division Chief of Gynecologic Oncology, established a Fellowship in Gynecologic Oncology, and served as Vice Chair of the Department of OBGYN.

Nationally recognized as an expert in the care of women with gynecologic malignancies, Dr. Rice has published extensively in her field. Her research focuses on hormones and human malignancies, specifically endometrial carcinoma. She has lectured extensively throughout the United States.

Dr. Rice continues to serve in leadership positions of many national organizations. She is president-elect of the Council of University Chairs in Obstetrics and Gynecology, Secretary/Treasurer of the American Gynecologic Obstetrics Society, and an active member of several other professional organizations, including the Society of Gynecologic Oncology.

Since 2006, Dr. Rice has served on the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology and currently serves as director for the Division of Gynecologic Oncology. She is an examiner for candidates seeking board certification in both General Obstetrics and Gynecology, in addition to the subspecialty area of Gynecologic Oncology. She also serves on the editorial board of Gynecologic Oncology, and as a reviewer for Obstetrics and Gynecology and the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, both highly regarded journals in her field.

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Mar
15
Wed
2017
What Is HPV and Why the Vaccine Is Important for Men and Women – Erin Bishop, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 2
Mar 15 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Erin Bishop, MD, Gynecologic Oncologist, will review the burden of cervical cancer in the world as well as the United States. We will learn about the association between HPV and cervical cancer. Current guidelines for the use of the HPV vaccine for men and women will also be reviewed.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

Mar
22
Wed
2017
Update of Female Urinary Incontinence – Sumana Koduri, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 3
Mar 22 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sumana Koduri, MD, urogynecologist, will be presenting on the various types of incontinence that women experience and what can be done about it.

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Apr
13
Thu
2017
The Diagnosis and Treatment of Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome in 2017 – Kate Schoyer, MD @ Community Memorial Hospital, Treiber Conference Center 1 and 2
Apr 13 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Katherine Schoyer, MD, reproductive medicine and infertility physician, will review the importance of making an accurate diagnosis of PCOS and how to optimize health prior to conception. Evidence-based fertility treatments for PCOS will be discussed.

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Apr
26
Wed
2017
2017 E. James Aiman Lecture @ Froedtert Hospital – MCW Alumni Center
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Featured Speaker: Hope Ricciotti, MD – “Leadership Redefined”

Hope A. Ricciotti, mD

Hope A. Ricciotti, MD

Associate Professor and OBGYN Clerkship Committee Director
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Gynecology and Reproductive Biology
Harvard Medical School

Chair and Residency Program Director
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, MA

About Dr. Ricciotti

Hope Ricciotti, M.D., is an Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Biology at Harvard Medical School and practices obstetrics and gynecology at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston. She is a contributor to many magazines and is co-author of several cookbooks and women’s health textbooks. Dr. Ricciotti oversees residency education in obstetrics, gynecology, and women’s health at Harvard Medical School. Her other research projects include evaluating innovative methods of medical education, and simulation for training medical students and residents.

Dr. Ricciotti is dedicated to educating the public and the Chair of the Medical Advisory Panel for You and Your Family Magazine and youandyourfamily.com. Her special interests include providing obstetrical care, contraception, cervical cancer prevention, and well-woman care for all phases of the lifecycle. In addition, she has special expertise in reproductive health, nutrition, and management of menopause.

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May
4
Thu
2017
The Whole Picture: A Team Approach to Infertility Evaluation and Treatment – Abbey Kruper, PsyD, Jay Sandlow, MD and Katherine Schoyer, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 3
May 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Katherine Schoyer, MD reproductive medicine and infertility physician, and Jay Sandlow, MD, urologist, will discuss the evaluation and treatment options for both female and male infertility. Abbey Kruper, PsyD, women’s health psychologist, will also discuss the ways that stress can affect fertility and measures to optimize psychological health while seeking infertility care.

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Oct
11
Wed
2017
October 2017 E. James Aiman Lecture @ Medical College of Wisconsin - HRC Auditorium
Oct 11 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Featured Speaker: Magdy P Milad, MD – “Seven Habits of Highly Effective Surgeons”

Magdy P Milad, MD

Magdy P Milad, MD

Vice Chair for Education; Chief of Minimally Invasive Gynecologic Surgery and Albert B. Gerbie Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University

About Dr. Milad

As Chief of Gynecology and Gynecologic Surgery, he performs advanced minimally invasive surgeries including laparoscopy, hysteroscopy for conditions of endometriosis, fibroids, adhesions, tubal disease and ovarian cysts. He also performs laparoscopic total and subtotal hysterectomy, myomectomy, cystectomy and hysteroscopic removal of fibroids and adhesions. He has developed expertise in the area of vaginal agenesis and other Mullarian anomalies.

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Oct
31
Tue
2017
Update of Female Urinary Incontinence with Dr. Sumana Koduri @ St. Joseph's Hospital Campus - Lobby Conference Room
Oct 31 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Sumana Koduri, MD, urogynecologist, will be presenting on the various types of incontinence that women experience and what can be done about it.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

Feb
6
Tue
2018
Is Cancer Inherited? – Jennifer Geurts, MS, CGC @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 3
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

If you have a family history of cancer, this may have important health implications for you and your relatives. Find out about genetic testing for cancer along with the options for cancer prevention and early detection.

Presentation by: Jennifer Geurts, MS, CGC, Certified Genetic Counselor.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

Feb
19
Mon
2018
What Is HPV and Why the Vaccine Is Important for Men and Women – Erin Bishop, MD @ St. Joseph's Hospital, Lobby Conference Room 1001
Feb 19 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

In this talk, we will review the burden of cervical cancer in the world as well as the United States. We will learn about the association between HPV and cervical cancer. Current guidelines for the use of the HPV vaccine for men and women will also be reviewed.

Presentation by Dr. Erin Bishop, gynecologic oncologist.

Apr
18
Wed
2018
Is Your Teen at Risk? – HPV and Cervical Cancer – Denise Uyar, MD @ Froedtert Sports Education Conference Room
Apr 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Oct
10
Wed
2018
2018 E. James Aiman Lecture @ Medical College of Wisconsin - HRC Auditorium
Oct 10 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

Featured Speaker: Lee A. Learman, MD, PhD – Alternatives to Hysterectomy for Noncancerous Uterine Conditions: What does the evidence tell us?

Lee A. Learman, MD, PhD

Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Academic Affairs
Designated Institutional Official
Professor of Integrated Medical Science, Division of Obstetrics & Gynecology
Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Florida Atlantic University

About Dr. Learman

Lee A. Learman, MD, PhD, has been Senior Associate Dean for Graduate Medical Education and Academic Affairs since October 12, 2015 at the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University (FAU). He is the Designated Institutional Official who is responsible for all residency and fellowship programs sponsored by the college as well as the recruitment of founding program directors for planned GME programs. The Academic Affairs role will comprise development and execution of College’s faculty development strategy, leadership for medical education scholarship and ongoing accreditation with LCME standards.

Dr. Learman comes to FAU from Indiana University, where he has served as the Clarence E. Ehrlich Professor and Chair of the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology since 2008. He received his MD and a PhD in Social Psychology at Harvard Medical School in a program supported by the MacArthur Foundation to create a cadre of physician-social scientists in academic medicine. After completing his OBGYN residency at UCLA, Learman spent 14 years on the faculty at the UC San Francisco, where he was a Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences, Professor of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, OBGYN Residency Program Director, Director of Curricular Affairs for the Office of Graduate Medical Education, and Chair of the Scholarship Committee for the UCSF Academy of Medical Educators.

Dr. Learman is engaged in a variety of national service roles. He is an oral examiner for the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, a former member of the ACGME Residency Review Committee for Obstetrics and Gynecology, and a former member of the USMLE Management Committee. He serves as faculty, advisor and Advisory Committee Chair for a national faculty development program in OBGYN – the APGO Academic Scholars and Leaders Program, and is the past Chair of the Council on Resident Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology. He is President of the Society of Academic Specialists in General Obstetrics and Gynecology. Dr. Learman is the author of over 70 peer-reviewed publications including several contributions to the AAMC MedEdPORTAL. His scholarly work spans topics in gynecology, obstetrics and medical education including curriculum development and evaluation, learner assessment, and professionalism in the learning environment. He provides peer review service to over 15 journals including Academic Medicine, has served on the editorial board of Obstetrics & Gynecology, and is Editor-in-Chief (Gynecology) of the Obstetrical & Gynecological Survey.

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Oct
17
Wed
2018
Obesity and Gynecologic Cancer – Erin Bishop, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Sports Education Room
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

This talk will review the association between obesity and gynecologic cancers, our understanding of why this association exists and what changes can be made to prevent cancer and improve outcomes.

Presentation by Dr. Erin Bishop, gynecologic oncologist.

Nov
14
Wed
2018
Is Cancer Inherited? – Jennifer Geurts, MS, CGC @ Community Conference Center, Room 3
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

If you have a family history of cancer, this may have important health implications for you and your relatives. Find out about genetic testing for cancer along with the options for cancer prevention and early detection.

Presentation by: Jennifer Geurts, MS, CGC, Certified Genetic Counselor.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

Dec
6
Thu
2018
Miscarriage and Recurrent Miscarriage – Abbey Kruper, PsyD and Katherine Schoyer, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Sports Education Room
Dec 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Miscarriage and Recurrent Miscarriage - Abbey Kruper, PsyD and Katherine Schoyer, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Sports Education Room

Miscarriage is unfortunately a fairly common occurrence among reproductive age women, but it can be an emotionally difficult event. In this lecture, we hope to educate about the etiologies of miscarriage, explain the evaluation and treatment options for recurrent miscarriages and discuss the importance of stress reduction and self-care for those struggling with miscarriage.

Speakers



Abbey Kruper, PsyD
Assistant Professor
Women's Health Psychologist
Kate Schoyer, MD
Associate Professor
Reproductive Endocrinologist
Feb
7
Thu
2019
Endometrial Cancer Signs, Symptoms and Prevention – Lisa Caravella, NP and Jamie Neary, NP @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 3
Feb 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Why is my period back? This may be a sign of uterine cancer. Learn why a period after menopause warrants medical evaluation

Presentation by



Lisa Caravella, APNP
Gynecologic Oncologist Nurse Practitioner
Jamie Neary, APNP
Gynecologic Oncologist Nurse Practitioner

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Feb
26
Tue
2019
Examining the Link Between Human Papillomavirus and Cervical Cancer – Dr. Denise Uyar @ St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care
Feb 26 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm

Please join us for CTSI’s next Science Cafe – an educational discussion led by Dr. Denise Uyar about the significant role that viruses, such as the human papillomavirus, play in the development and spread of specific cancers. We will also discuss screenings and prevention for specific cancers.

Presentation by: Denise Uyar, MD, Gynecologic Oncologist Physician.

Register online by going to CTSI’s Registration Page

Miscarriage and Recurrent Miscarriage – Abbey Kruper, PsyD and Katherine Schoyer, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Sports Education Room
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Miscarriage and Recurrent Miscarriage - Abbey Kruper, PsyD and Katherine Schoyer, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Sports Education Room

Miscarriage is unfortunately a fairly common occurrence among reproductive age women, but it can be an emotionally difficult event. In this lecture, we hope to educate about the etiologies of miscarriage, explain the evaluation and treatment options for recurrent miscarriages and discuss the importance of stress reduction and self-care for those struggling with miscarriage.

Speakers



Abbey Kruper, PsyD
Assistant Professor
Women's Health Psychologist
Kate Schoyer, MD
Associate Professor
Reproductive Endocrinologist

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Apr
10
Wed
2019
HPV: What Every Woman Should Know – Dr. William Bradley @ St. Joseph’s Hospital, Lobby Conference Room
Apr 10 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Learn about prevention, detection and treatment of HPV.

Presentation by: William Bradley, MD, Gynecologic Oncologist Physician.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

May
7
Tue
2019
Endometrial Cancer Signs, Symptoms and Prevention – Lisa Caravella, NP and Jamie Neary, NP @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Sports Education Room
May 7 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Why is my period back? This may be a sign of uterine cancer. Learn why a period after menopause warrants medical evaluation

Presentation by



Lisa Caravella, APNP
Gynecologic Oncologist Nurse Practitioner
Jamie Neary, APNP
Gynecologic Oncologist Nurse Practitioner

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

May
28
Tue
2019
Link Between HPV and Cervical Cancer with Dr. Denise Uyar: CTSI Science Cafe @ St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care (Bucyrus Campus)
May 28 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Link Between HPV and Cervical Cancer with Dr. Denise Uyar: CTSI Science Cafe @ St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care (Bucyrus Campus)

The next CTSI Science Café will be held on Tuesday, May 28, from 5:30 – 6:30 p.m. at St. Ann Center for Intergenerational Care (Bucyrus Campus), located at 2450 W. North Avenue in Milwaukee.

The May topic will be Examining the Link Between Human Papillomavirus (HPV) and Cervical Cancer. The discussion will be led by Denise Uyar, MD, associate professor of obstetrics and gynecology in the Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin Cancer Center. The presentation will be followed by a community conversation on topic.

CTSI Science Café is free and open to the public by registering here. Light refreshments will be served.

For more information, please contact Angie Holtz, aholtz@mcw.edu or 414-955-2540.

Sep
25
Wed
2019
2019 E. James Aiman Lecture @ Medical College of Wisconsin - HRC Auditorium
Sep 25 @ 8:30 am – 9:30 am

Featured Speaker: Gregg Nelson, MD, PhD – “ERAS – The New Standard of Surgical Care in Obstetrics & Gynecology”

Gregory S. Nelson, MD, PhD

Professor and Chair, Division of Gynecologic Oncology, University of Calgary, Tom Baker Cancer Centre

About Dr. Nelson

Dr. Gregg Nelson obtained his MD and PhD degrees at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta, Canada and subsequently continued on to complete his sub-specialization in Gynecologic Oncology at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre. He joined the Section of Gynecologic Oncology at TBCC in July 2010, and was the local Gyn Tumour Team lead and Chair of the Provincial Gynecologic Oncology Tumour Team from 2011-2018. He is currently Chair of Gynecologic Oncology and is Professor in the Departments of Obstetrics & Gynecology and Oncology at the Cumming School of Medicine.

Dr. Nelson’s principal research interests are the development and study of enhanced recovery protocols in cancer surgery and interventions to improve HPV vaccination in First Nations populations. He holds the position of Surgical Lead, ERAS Alberta and he also leads the international group that published the ERAS® Guidelines for Gynecologic/Oncology Surgery. Recently he has been appointed the Secretary of the ERAS® Society Executive Committee based in Sweden. He leads the EHVINA study – Enhancing HPV Vaccination In First Nations Populations in Alberta – a $1,250,000 project funded by Alberta Innovates/Alberta Cancer Prevention Legacy Fund.

Dr. Nelson has over 100 peer-reviewed publications and has presented numerous times internationally. He currently serves on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Gynecological Cancer.

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Sep
30
Mon
2019
Uterine Fibroids: Drs. Benjamin Beran and Alexandra Fairchild, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 1
Sep 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Finding accurate information about fibroids can be difficult especially in regards to diagnosis and treatment. Dr. Beran and Dr. Fairchild have teamed together to offer a collaborative clinic for consulting on challenging cases of uterine fibroids. This class will provide a better understanding of uterine fibroids highlighted by a thorough review of treatment options.

Presentation by: Benjamin Beran, MD, and Alexandra Fairchild, MD.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

Oct
3
Thu
2019
What’s in an Annual? – Amy Domeyer-Klenske, MD @ Moorland Reserve Health Center
Oct 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

What’s in an Annual? The Who, What, When and Why of Preventative Gynecology Care. Learn about the new advances, changes and recommended screenings in women’s health.

Presentation by: Amy Domeyer-Klenske, MD.

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Oct
28
Mon
2019
Endometriosis: Benjamin Beran, MD and Camila Bomtempo, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 1
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Endometriosis: Benjamin Beran, MD and Camila Bomtempo, MD @ Froedtert Community Conference Center, Room 1

Endometriosis typically presents with painful periods, painful intercourse, chronic pelvic pain or infertility. Despite being a common finding, a lot of misinformation exists on endometriosis. Gain a better understanding of endometriosis through accurate medical information.

Presentation by: Benjamin Beran, MD, and Camila Bomtempo, MD.

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Nov
12
Tue
2019
Breastfeeding: Beyond the Basics with Sarah Mess, CNM @ Moorland Reserve Health Center
Nov 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

When significant breastfeeding challenges are expected or met, creating a plan ahead of time can reduce stress and improve the breastfeeding experience

Presentation by: Sarah Mess, CNM.

Register online by going to Froedtert Health’s Classes and Events

Dec
12
Thu
2019
Anxiety in Women: Healthy Ways to Respond with Abbey Kruper, PsyD @ Froedtert Menomonee Falls Hospital
Dec 12 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Learn basic information about how anxiety can present in women and develop strategies to manage distress in order to have a fuller life.

Presentation by: Abbey Kruper, PsyD, psychologist

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Feb
3
Mon
2020
Taking Control of Your Bladder with Emily Davidson, MD @ Froedtert Fitness Center, Wauwatosa
Feb 3 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Urinary issues including urgency and leakage are not something you should have to live with or schedule your life around. Learn about types of leakage and the options that exist for treatment.

Presentation by: Emily Davidson, MD, Urogynecologist

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Feb
6
Thu
2020
Does My Diet Affect Getting Pregnant? with Carol Eling, APNP @ Froedtert Drexel Town Square Health Center
Feb 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm

We will take a look at the latest research on reproductive nutrition to improve your chances of conceiving.

Presentation by: Carol A. Eling, Advanced Practice Nurse Practitioner

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Nov
9
Mon
2020
Family History in Cancer Screening and Treatment – Elizabeth Hopp, MD @ Virtual
Nov 9 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm


Please join us virtually. This talk will detail what constitutes a significant family history along with discussion of genetic testing. The talk will also touch on management of hereditary cancer syndromes, such as Lynch syndrome and BRCA.

Presentation by: Elizabeth Hopp, MD, Gynecologic Oncologist

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Nov
10
Tue
2020
Anxiety in Women: Healthy Ways to Respond with Abbey Kruper, PsyD @ Virtual
Nov 10 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm

Please join us virtually to learn basic information about how anxiety can present in women and develop strategies to manage distress in order to have a fuller life.

Presentation by: Abbey Kruper, PsyD, psychologist

Register Online

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Nov
18
Wed
2020
Infertility: Fact or Fiction with Bo Rydze, MD @ Virtual
Nov 18 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm


Please join us virtually! This talk is geared towards giving both individuals and couples the knowledge to make informed decisions about how to best go about building their families or preserving their fertility. During this time we will dispel common myths surrounding fertility and answer any questions you may have. We will also cover red flags that could mean a potential risk for infertility down the road.

Presentation by: Bo Rydze, MD, Reproductive Endocrinologist

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Dec
9
Wed
2020
How Does Preeclampsia Impact Your Pregnancy and Your Future Health with Jennifer Jury McIntosh, DO @ Virtual
Dec 9 @ 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm


Please join us virtually! We will discuss what preeclampsia is and the signs and symptoms to watch for in pregnancy, as well as how it’s managed.

We will also explain the impact of preeclampsia on a woman’s future heart health.

Presentation by: Jennifer Jury McIntosh, DO, Perinatologist

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May
19
Wed
2021
Patient Education Webinar: Urinary Incontinence with Dr. Emily Davidson @ Virtual Event (register below)
May 19 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm

Urinary issues including urgency and leakage are not something you should have to live with or schedule your life around. Learn about types of leakage and the options that exist for treatment.

Presentation by: Emily Davidson, MD, Urogynecologist

Sep
11
Sat
2021
Black Birth: A Maternal Health Conversation and Resource Fair @ Wisconsin Black Historical Society
Sep 11 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm


The Milwaukee Film Festival and Froedtert & the Medical College of Wisconsin present Black Birth: A Maternal Health Conversation and Resource Fair.

The short film Black Birth serves as the backdrop to a community dialogue about the joys, fears, complexities, and disparities of Black motherhood in America and locally in Milwaukee. Following the film screening will be a panel discussion including an OB-GYN physician and resident, community doula, African American breastfeeding expert, and other maternal-fetal care specialists, as well as a resource fair featuring leading health and wellness community partners.


This in-person event is FREE and open to the public. Space is limited to the first 150 people. Masks are REQUIRED and will be provided if needed. There is no virtual option. No Tickets required.

TimeTopic
11:00 AMWelcome and Introduction
11:15 AMShort Film
11:45 AM Discussion
12:15 - 1:00 PMPanel Questions and Discussion

Panelists

  • Moderator: Amy Domeyer-Klenske, MD – Obstetrician and Gynecologist
  • OBGYN Providers: Seema Menon, MD – Obstetrician and Gynecologist and Ciera Oshodi, MD – OBGYN Resident
  • Breastfeeding Expert: Dalvery Blackwell, BA, IBCLC with the African American Breastfeeding Network I
  • Doula
  • Patient