CONTINUING MEDICAL EDUCATION AND ESYLLABI

THE 2018 ANNUAL MEETING: A RICH SOURCE OF CME CREDIT OPPORTUNITIES

The ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting is a rich source of CME credit opportunities. ACOG is dedicated to providing physicians with lifelong learning opportunities to maintain, develop, and increase the knowledge, skills, and professional performance in the service of patients, the public, and profession.

ACCME ACCREDITATION

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA CATEGORY 1 CREDIT(S)™

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) designates this live activity for a maximum of 30 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

COLLEGE COGNATE CREDIT(S)

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) designates this live activity for a maximum of 30 College Cognate Credits toward the Program for Continuing Professional Development for the Annual Meeting.

The College has a reciprocity agreement with the AMA that allows AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to be equivalent to College Cognate Credits.

All sessions will be listed by date and time, or can be searched by session name, speaker, and/or date. A completed evaluation is required per attended session in order to receive a CME verification of attendance form.

Earn up to 30 CME credits

  • Friday, April 27 sessions – 8 CME credits
  • Saturday, April 28 sessions – 7.5 CME credits
  • Sunday, April 29 sessions – 8.5 CME credits
  • Monday, April 30 sessions – 6 CME credits

Educational Objectives

At the conclusion of the 2018 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the most recent innovations in the health care of women
  • Describe whether genetic screening should be offered to all or a select few
  • Cite pros and cons of surgical versus non-surgical treatment of fibroids
  • Describe the intrapartum management of the second twin
  • Describe the different approaches to substance abuse management in obstetrics and gynecology
  • Describe the best practices   for transgender care
  • Discuss whether nitrous oxide should be routinely offered to women in labor
  • Describe the strategies for the treatment of abnormal uterine bleeding
  • Discuss if all women deserve access to a high-volume gynecologic surgeon
  • Differentiate the approaches to viral infections from AIDS to Zika
  • Describe the advantages and disadvantages of delivery at 34 weeks when confronted with PPROM

E-SYLLABI COMING SOON

Attendees will be able to use their badge numbers (also the meeting registration number) and last name as your password to log in and download course material before the start of the meeting. Downloading course material provides attendees with flexibility and expanded access to course material. Note: The only available printed syllabi will be for all 6 hour courses.

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