Calendar of Events

Oct
10
Wed
2012
Resident Research — Janet Rader, MD @ Froedtert Hospital – Dean Roe Auditorium
Oct 10 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm
Oct
24
Wed
2012
Dysfunctional Uterine Bleeding – Raj Narayan, MD @ Froedtert Hospital – Dean Roe Auditorium
Oct 24 @ 1:30 pm – 2:30 pm
Dec
19
Wed
2012
Management of Psychiatric Conditions During Pregnancy – Cara Leppellere, MD @ Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare St. Joseph – Klieger Auditorium
Dec 19 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Dec
26
Wed
2012
Current Opinions in HRT – Emily Mathiesen, MD @ Froedtert Hospital – Dean Roe Auditorium
Dec 26 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Jan
16
Wed
2013
Mullerian ducts anomalies and surgical treatment-Tamara Adducci, MD @ Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare St. Joseph – Klieger Auditorium
Jan 16 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Feb
13
Wed
2013
Morbidity & Mortality – Raj Narayan, MD @ Froedtert Hospital – Dean Roe Auditorium
Feb 13 @ 7:30 am – 9:00 am
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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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.

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

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

Jun
17
Wed
2015
Action Learning Workshop for Women’s Health – LARC @ UW-Milwaukee Joseph J. Zilber School of Public Health
Jun 17 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

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.

Panelists Include

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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

Please register online

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

May
24
Wed
2017
Symposium on Transgender Care – Hosts: Raj Narayan, MD, Jessica Francis, MD @ Medical College of Wisconsin - Discovery Classroom
May 24 @ 7:30 am – 11:00 am
Symposium on Transgender Care – Hosts: Raj Narayan, MD, Jessica Francis, MD @ Medical College of Wisconsin - Discovery Classroom

Care of transgender patients requires providers to be aware of issues specific to this population. A multidisciplinary approach is essential for a safe and effective transition. This symposium addresses the counseling, hormone treatment as well as surgical options available to transgender patients.

The symposium’s objectives:

  • Identify guidelines for establishing care of transgender patients
  • Identify special considerations for health screening for transgender patients
  • Identify options for transition with medical and surgical interventions
TimeTopic
7:30 - 8:00 AMIntroduction and Case Discussions
8:00 - 9:00 AMLoren S. Schechter, MD - "Surgical Aspects of Transgender Care"
Board Certified plastic surgeon specializing in
Gender Confirmation Surgery
9:00 - 10:00 AMPat Connors, MA, LMFT, LCSW - Mental Health Care
10:00 - 11:00 AMJessica Francis, MD and Raj Narayan, MD - Hormone Therapy

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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

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

Aug
7
Fri
2020
Student-Centered Pipeline to Advance Research in Cancer Careers (SPARCC) Cancer Research Summit and Graduation @ Virtual Event
Aug 7 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm

Please join the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology for the Student-Centered Pipeline to Advance Research in Cancer Careers (SPARCC) Cancer Research Summit and graduation on August 7, 2020, from 10:30 a.m.-12 p.m. This will be a virtual event, where the scholars will have the opportunity to share their research and open it up for questions and brief discussions for each presentation. We will conclude the event by “presenting” graduation certificates and acknowledging each scholar’s participation this summer.

Program:

10:30-11:30 a.m.: Research Presentations – Topics are centered on “wicked problems” found in cancer-specific research.

11:30 a.m.-12 p.m.: Graduation Ceremony – SPARCC Co-Directors Janet Rader, MD, and Kristina Kaljo, PhD, will present each of the scholars with a certificate of completion.

If you would like to attend, please email us at sparcc@mcw.edu.

SPARCC is an intensive 8-week summer program that immerses undergraduate students from backgrounds underrepresented in biomedical research in the complexities of clinical cancer research. To learn more, please visit obgyn.mcw.edu/sparcc.