Calendar of Events

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.

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

Apr
13
Thu
2017
Multidisciplinary Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board @ Cancer Center, Conference Rm K
Apr 13 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
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.

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

May
4
Thu
2017
Multidisciplinary Gynecologic Oncology Tumor Board @ Cancer Center, Conference Rm K
May 4 @ 7:30 am – 8:30 am
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.

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

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
Jul
18
Wed
2018
Fellowship Interview Day @ Froedtert Hospital – Delfs/Klieger Conference Room
Jul 18 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
1
Wed
2018
Fellowship Interview Day @ Froedtert Hospital – Delfs/Klieger Conference Room
Aug 1 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm
Aug
15
Wed
2018
Fellowship Interview Day @ Froedtert Hospital – Delfs/Klieger Conference Room
Aug 15 @ 7:30 am – 1:00 pm
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

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

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

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

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
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.

Register

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.

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

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

Register Online

Register online through the link to Froedtert’s classes and events below.

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

Register Online

Register online through the link to Froedtert’s classes and events below.

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

Register Online

Register online through the link to Froedtert’s classes and events below.

Jun
24
Wed
2020
2020 Resident and Fellow Research & Alumni Day @ Virtual Session: Register below for link
Jun 24 @ 7:45 am – 11:00 am
2020 Resident and Fellow Research & Alumni Day @ Virtual Session: Register below for link

Resident and Fellow Research and Alumni Day is an annual event where our residents and graduating fellow present their clinical, translational science, and educational research results within their residency and fellowship in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology.

Due to COVID-19, this event will be virtual. Register with the link below to receive the Webex information.

REGISTER

Agenda

TimeActivity
7:45amWELCOME
8:00amRachel Harrison, MD, MFM Fellow
Fibroblast Growth Factor 21 Placental Levels in Infants with Macrosomia

Mentors: Meredith Cruz, MD & John Corbett, PhD
8:15amPrecious Gaddis, MD, R4
The Prevalence and Impact of the Treatment of Vitamin D Deficiency in Patients undergoing In Vitro Fertilization

Mentor: Jayme Bosler, MD
8:30amBrian Tillis, MD, R4
Effect of a Best-Practice Alert on the Rate of Smoking Cessation
among Pregnant Women


Mentor: Anna Palatnik, MD
8:45amBradley Corbin, MD, R3
Enhanced Recovery After Surgery (ERAS) Protocols: Preoperative Education: Patient Satisfaction Outcomes

Mentor: Denise Uyar, MD
9:00amSpencer Gantz, MD, R3
Obstetric Outcomes in Pregnancies Complicated by Maternal Congenital Heart Disease

Mentor: Erika Peterson, MD
BREAK
9:15amColin Johnson, MD, R3
Assessment of the Immunologic and Clinical Significance of the Variable Microsatellite Instability Phenotype Observed in MMR-Deficient Endometrial Cancer

Mentor: William Bradley, MD
9:30amLauren Kurtz, MD, R3
Comparison of Hypertensive Disorder of Pregnancy Prevalence in Patients with Anxiety and Depression with or Without the Use of Psychotropic Medication

Mentor: Anna Palatnik, MD
9:45amTheresa Piquette, MD, R3
Obesity and Embryodynamics: Effect of BMI on Embryo Division Timing in Patients Undergoing IVF

Mentor: Kate Schoyer, MD
10:00amAshley Verhasselt, MD R3
Attitudes, Barriers and Needs of Healthcare Providers Providing Breastfeeding Support at Froedtert Hospital Birth Center

Mentors: Kristina Kaljo, PhD & Kate Dielentheis, MD
10:15amKate Wlodarczyk, MD
Neonatal Outcomes and Frequency of Ultrasound in Women with Prior Bariatric Surgery

Mentors: Meredith Cruz, MD & Rachel Harrison, MD
Jun
26
Fri
2020
2020 Resident and Fellow Graduation @ Virtual: Webex link below
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm

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2020 Resident Graduates

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Kathryn Carnahan, MD

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Talia Coney, MD

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Precious Gaddis, MD

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Justin Harold, MD

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Sarah Hirsch, DO

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Isabel Nellen, DO

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Brian Tillis, MD

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Cindy Vu, MD

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2020 Maternal-Fetal Medicine Fellowship

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Rachel Harrison, MD

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