District IX News

District IX News
Serving ACOG members in California
  • September 2014

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Vote No on 46; District IX legislative priorities; Wellness corner: Physician resilience; Flu vaccination season is almost here...

  • June 2014

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Legislative priorities; Wellness corner: The menace of multitasking; Ob-gyns have legal authority to order shackles removed; Support for breastfeeding mothers...

  • March 2014

    In this issue: Message from the chair: Preterm Labor Assessment Toolkit; Physician wellness; California Maternal Quality Care Collaborative; Junior Fellow news; Covered California...

  • December 2013

    In this issue: Message from the chair; District IX Fellows lead California Medical Association; Wellness corner; Disaster planning for obstetric units...

  • September 2013

    In this issue: Message from the chair; California Prenatal Screening Program changes; 2013 Resident Lobby Day; Wellness Committee promotes mindfulness; Protect vulnerable infants from pertussis...

  • June 2013

    In this issue: Message from the chair; 2013 Annual District Meeting preview; California Breastfeeding Summit focuses on strengthening support; Proposed changes to MICRA increase health care costs...

  • March 2013

    In this issue: Message from the chair: Benefits of mentoring; Interconception care; Laws protecting pregnant workers; Medi-Cal payment rates update; Task force to increase chlamydia screening...

  • December 2012

    In this issue: Message from the chair: Challenges to patient-physician relationship; Drawing out postpartum depression; Legislative victories for women’s health; Adoption 101 for ob-gyns...

  • September 2012

    In this issue: Message from the chair; 2012 Annual District Meeting preview; Advocate for women: Make payers pay; Stressed? Just say ‘ommm’...

  • June 2012

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Junior Fellow update; Legislative outlook; Fellow works to improve prenatal screening...

  • March 2012

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Collaborative care: Adapting your practice to meet patients’ needs; Caring for underserved women; Maternity leave law...

  • December 2011

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Tdap vaccination for moms and families; Legislative news; National Children’s Study...

  • September 2011

    In this issue: 2011 Annual District Meeting preview; Message from the chair; Physician work-life balance: Healthier doctors, healthier patients; Lead poisoning prevention...

  • June 2011

    In this issue: Message from the chair; ‘Global Journey’ to fund breast cancer research; Legislative outlook; Interconception Care Project for California...

  • March 2011

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Junior Fellow update; Legislative outlook; Understanding risks of environmental toxins...

  • December 2010

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Fellow named CNN Hero; Committee reports; WIC reforms; Wellness pearl: The FISH! Philosophy...

  • August 2010

    In this issue: 2010 Annual District Meeting preview; Message from the chair; Wellness during medical liability litigation; Patient safety and quality improvement in the office setting...

  • June 2010

    In this issue: Message from the chair; 2010 Congressional Leadership Conference; Interview with Dr. Phillip J. DiSaia; ACOG National Leadership Institute; Perinatal Depression Awareness Month...

  • February 2010

    In this issue: Message from the chair; Physician burnout: Predispositions and protections; Fellow leads charge to decrease elective inductions; Legislative Committee report...

  • July 2009

    In this issue: 2009 Annual District Meeting preview; Guidelines for assisted reproductive technology; Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Prenatal screening program expansion...

  • November 2008

    In this issue: FamilyPACT threatened after 10 years of service; Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Informal caregivers and the ob-gyn; Change in HIV consent requirement; Legislative update...

  • June 2008

    In this issue: 2008 Annual District Meeting preview; Legislative update; Parental notification and liability risks; Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Statutory rape reporting obligations...

  • November 2007

    In this issue: Legislative team introduction; Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Mentoring in creative ways; Physicians as activists in women’s health; 2007 legislative review...

  • March 2007

    In this issue: News from committee chairs; Chair’s report; Junior Fellow news; Legislative update; Preconception Care Council of California; Business and practice management pearls...

Contact:

Jill Hindenach
Editorial Manager
jhindenach@acog.org