SPECIAL EVENTS

SPECIAL EVENTS TO CELEBRATE THE OB-GYN SPECIALTY

The Annual Meeting is not just for learning. ACOG has a well-earned reputation for celebrating the ob-gyn specialty. We have many special events for attendees that show just how much we love the profession.

Opening Ceremonies and President’s Panel

ACOG President Lisa M. Hollier, MD, MPH presides over the opening of the 67th Annual Clinical and Scientific Meeting on Friday, May 3. Session also includes the President’s Panel of specially selected addresses from luminaries in the field. Learn more.

ACOG Career Connection Live!

Don’t miss ACOG Career Fair and Career Connection Live area in the Music City Center which features CV reviews by health care professionals. Search hundreds of ob-gyn jobs and check out job search tips. Learn more.

Alumni Mix and Mingle

Be true to your school at this popular 6th annual opportunity to network and catch up. There is no additional fee to attend, but registration is required for the Saturday, May 4 event. Learn more.

Annual Business Meeting

Open to all members, this event takes place Friday, May 3, from 10:30 AM – 1:30 PM and presents year-end reports and follows with election of 2019-2020 national ACOG officers. The new 2019-2020 ACOG President takes the oath. Learn more.

Film Festival

This year’s Film Festival, held on Friday, May 3, will present a select number of films showcasing various procedures and research in the advancements in the files of obstetrics and gynecology. Learn more.

Gerald and Barbara Holzman Stump the Professors Session

A panel of noted professors will be put on the spot and asked to make the correct diagnoses from four real cases from Junior Fellows during the Gerald and Barbara Holzman Stump the Professors session. Join us at 3:00 PM Sunday, May 5 for the lively and fun event. Learn more.

Jenny and Keith White “Are You Smarter Than a Junior Fellow?” Session

A new twist on the television show format, “Are you Smarter than a Junior Fellow” features a team of Fellows and a team of Young Physicians facing off against each other and utilizing teams of residents as their allies. Can the resident teams figure out the correct answers to out-smart their Fellow and Young Physician colleagues? Plan to attend  on Friday, May 3 from 4:15 – 5:15 PM. Learn more.

Junior Fellows Day

Begin your transition from residency to practice with these events on Saturday, May 4. It includes a breakfast and business meeting, ABOG information for exam prep, subspecialty roundtables, and the Junior Fellow/JFCAC Officer/Young Physician Officer Reception. Learn more.

Medical Student Events

Get your medical career off to a great start with these specially designed programs and social events including the popular Medical Student Reception on Saturday, May 4 and Medical Student
Residency Fair on Sunday, May 5. Learn more.

Sesiones de Española (Sessions in Spanish)

¡Nuevo este año! Dos sesiones de español ‘Mitos y Realidades Sobre Beneficios de a Anticoncepcion’ y ‘Intervenciones para la Prevencion del Parto Prematuro’.
New this year! Two sessions in Spanish ‘Myths and Truths about Contraception Benefits’ and ‘ Interventions for the Prevention of Preterm Labor’.

The Convocation of New Fellows

New Fellows will be inducted during the Presidential Inauguration and Convocation on Sunday at 8:30 AM. New Fellows will be recognized individually as they are called by name to walk across the stage and receive their certificates from the ACOG Executive Vice President. Fellows admitted in 2018 through March 1, 2019 and Fellows from the class of 2017 are invited to participate. Learn more.

The Presidential Inauguration

Ted L. Anderson, MD, PhD will be installed as the 70th President of the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists following the induction of new Fellows on Sunday, May 5 at 9:30 AM. Learn more.

Young Physician Luncheon

Are you within 8 years of becoming an ACOG fellow? Then you are an ACOG Young Physician! Join us for two YP specific clinical seminars (CS52) and (CS53), along with our annual Young Physician Luncheon on Sunday, May 5 at 11:30 AM. Learn more.

Welcome Reception

Come enjoy music, great cuisine, and networking at the annual Welcome Reception. The sights, sounds, and one-of-a-kind Nashville vibe will help get ACOG ’19 off to a great start.  Childcare available.

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