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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.

20th Annual Conference – Friday, April 20, 2018

CONFERENCE LOCATION: Harley-Davidson Museum®
*Each attendee will receive a complimentary admission into the Harley-Davidson Museum® and a 10% off shop coupon.*

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


  • To identify risks, benefits and alternatives to the current options for treatment of fibroids
  • To review incidence and adverse effects of common infections in pregnancy
  • To understand the common complaints and concerns of sexual dysfunction that may be identified in the primary care setting
  • To review and address common complaints and conditions related to thyroid dysfunction
  • To be familiar with screening needs, resource barriers in the VA population, and how we can help our patients overcome these barriers
  • To review new and emerging methods of contraception and controversies and literature surrounding contraceptive options


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 6.75 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 6.75 hours of participation for continuing education for allied health professionals.

AAFP: This Live activity, 20th Annual Women’s Health Conference, with a beginning date of 04/20/2018, has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 6.75 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
Jessica FrancisJessica Francis, MD - Conference Co-Director
Mona FarezMona Farez, MD - Conference Co-Director