THE 2017 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 27 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 27 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 27 CME credits

  • Saturday sessions – maximum 8 CME credits
  • Sunday session – maximum 7 CME credits
  • Monday sessions – maximum 5 CME credits
  • Tuesday sessions – maximum 7 CME credits

Educational Objectives
At the conclusion of the 2017 Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting, participants should be able to:

  • Identify the next generation of health care.
  • Describe whether egg freezing should be a routine offering in clinical practice.
  • Cite pros and cons of whether birth control options should be over the counter.
  • Describe the use of electrosurgery in gynecologic surgery.
  • Describe the different approaches to hysterectomy including robotic vs. laparoscopic.
  • Describe the USPSTF guidelines for breast cancer screening.
  • Discuss whether routine cystoscopy should be done at the time of hysterectomy.
  • Describe strategies for use of cosmetic gynecology.
  • Discuss if we should abandon the diagnosis of cervical insufficiency.
  • With impact to patient safety, be able to differentiate primary approach to pelvic pain be via Medical Management or Surgery?
  • Describe how sexual dysfunction and the menopause interrelate.

E-SYLLABI AVAILABLE
Attendees can use their badge numbers (also the meeting registration number) and last name as your password to log in and download course material. 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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