District VIII Gazette

District VIII Gazette
Serving ACOG members in the West, Alaska, Hawaii, Western Canada, and Central America
  • May 2014

    In this issue: Reflections on social insurance and health care; Dense breast notification controversies and guidelines; Junior Fellow and young physician news; Patient safety and legislative updates...

  • December 2013

    In this issue: Hawaii Section Fellows aid typhoon victims; The American College of Nurse-Midwives and ACOG; Maintenance of private practice; Medical student learns life lessons from ob-gyn rotation...

  • July 2013

    In this issue: Twenty-first century learning in Maui; Opportunities to advocate for women’s health; Proposing bills: 10 lessons learned in Hawaii; 2013 ACM: Medical student perspective...

  • May 2013

    In this issue: District VIII lobbies Congress; Advanced practice clinicians and abortion; Colorado Cerebral Palsy Care Project; Washington State Perinatal Collaborative; Central American Project grant...

  • December 2012

    In this issue: Maintenance of Certification cognitive expertise test; Saving moms in Montana; Utah Section reaches out to rural hospitals; Junior Fellow shares lessons learned in China...

  • July 2012

    In this issue: 2012 Annual District Meeting preview; Chair’s report; Government relations, patient safety, and planning committee updates; Women take the lead at Annual Clinical Meeting...

  • May 2012

    In this issue: Message from the ACOG President; District VIII and Central America; Out-of-hospital birth transport in Washington; IUD reimbursement in District VIII; Advocacy training in New Mexico...

  • December 2011

    In this issue: Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Out-of-hospital birth safety in Oregon update; ACOG pilot program for outpatient care safety; Section reports...

  • August 2011

    In this issue: 2011 Annual District Meeting preview; Fellow connects with colleagues in Ghana; McCain Fellow experience; Shoulder dystocia documentation; Medical student recruitment in Honduras...

  • May 2011

    In this issue: Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Women’s health project in Afghanistan; How to manage obstetric risks efficiently; 2011 Congressional Leadership Conference highlights...

  • December 2010

    In this issue: Out-of-hospital birth safety in Oregon; Maternal mortality and prescription drug overdose in Utah; Improving maternity outcomes in Washington; Central America supply drive...

  • July 2010

    In this issue: 2010 Annual District Meeting preview; Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Outpatient miscarriage management in Washington; Oregon Section receives recognition award...

  • May 2010

    In this issue: Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Tort reform in Nevada; Unplanned pregnancy in New Mexico; Resident Legislative Day in Washington; Government relations update; Section reports...

  • December 2009

    In this issue: Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Committee on American Indian Affairs update; Quality improvement in obstetrics; Colorado Section participates in workgroup on patient safety...

  • August 2009

    In this issue: 2009 Annual District Meeting preview; Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Medical student recruitment; University of Washington WWAMI program; ACOG transitions...

  • April 2009

    In this issue: Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Resident Legislative Day in Washington; Government relations and medical student committee updates; Life-Long Learning Task Force report...

  • November 2008

    In this issue: Messages from the chair and outgoing chair; Junior Fellow news; Section reports; Medical students experience Annual District Meeting; Committee and task force reports...

  • July 2008

    In this issue: Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Medical students experience Annual Clinical Meeting; Government Relations Committee update; CME survey results...

  • May 2008

    In this issue: Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Section reports; Committee and task force reports; 2008 Congressional Leadership Conference highlights...

Contact:

Jill Hindenach
Editorial Manager
jhindenach@acog.org