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.

18th Annual Conference – Friday, May 6, 2016

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

Objectives:

  • To discuss the most recent data in weight management and obesity, in both pregnancy and primary care settings
  • To be familiar with pre-pregnancy management of the most common conditions affecting reproductive age women
  • To be familiar with recommend training for optimizing diversity and inclusion training in US health systems
  • To understand the current issues related to breast cancer screening in women
  • To understand the common complaints and workup/treatment of incontinence in women
  • To identify and apply current management for different Pap screening results
  • To identify the diagnosis and updated management options for polycystic ovarian syndrome

Accreditation:

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

AMA Credit Designation Statement:
The Medical College of Wisconsin designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 7 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 7 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

AAFP: This Live activity, 18th Annual Women’s Health Conference, with a beginning date of 05/06/2016, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 7.00 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 up to 7 cognate credits to this program.

Contact Information

Erin BriesathIf you have questions about the conference, please contact Erin Briesath - Conference Coordinator
Email (414) 805-6673
Erin BriesathCresta Jones, MD - Conference Director
Email