SESSION TYPE DESCRIPTIONS

The ACOG Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting has session types to appeal to any learning style.  Choose the ones that are best for you or sample from among the wide variety.  Please note some session types require additional fees. Consult the Registration section for more information.

COLLOQUIA
Colloquia are keynote lectures held throughout each day of the scientific program. Many of the sessions will feature debates covering current and controversial topics. These sessions are open to all meeting registrants.

CLINICAL SEMINARS
These 60-minute sessions are interactive lectures on topics of special interest with a course director leading the discussion. There is no additional fee to attend these popular sessions; however, registration is required.

CUTTING-EDGE TOPICS
This session features a panel of Presidents from subspecialty societies who will bring you up-to-date on the hot topics and current trends that have the most impact. This session is open to all meeting registrants.

HANDS-ON COURSES
These 3 and 6 hour courses provide a didactic and interactive (hands-on) component so participants can further immerse themselves in learning. Additional fee. Lunch is provided for 6 hour courses only.

FILM FESTIVAL
The Film Festival will present a select number of films showcasing various procedures and research in the advancements of the field of obstetrics and gynecology. This session is open to all meeting registrants.

FLIPPED CLASSROOM
The Flipped Classroom is a new style of adult learning that features interactive and comprehensive learning and retention. Registrants will receive video and supplemental materials prior to the session to review. This enables the session to focus on more memorable content. There is no additional fee to attend these popular sessions; however, registration is required. Pre-meeting materials will be sent to you for review.

LUNCH SEMINARS
In this forum, attendees enjoy a box lunch while listening to topics of particular clinical importance to their practice. Additional fee of $55.00.

LUNCH CONVERSATIONS
Enjoy stimulating, professional exchanges during lunch. Subjects of special interest will be the focus of these small group discussions. Each group is limited to 9 attendees in addition to the discussion leader. Additional fee of $55.00.

POSTGRADUATE COURSES
Clinically oriented 3 and 6 hour courses taught by leading experts in the field. Because learner participation is a valued part of each course, opportunities for interaction between participants and faculty are built into the program. Additional fee. Lunch is provided for 6 hour courses only.

SURGICAL TUTORIALS
Surgical Tutorials will incorporate the use of slides, video, case-based formats, and interactive demonstrations. There is no additional fee to attend these popular sessions; however, registration is required.

SUBSPECIALTY SOCIETY SESSIONS
These sessions are presented by subspecialty societies and are geared towards the practicing ob-gyn. There is no additional fee to attend these popular sessions; however, registration is required.

 

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