The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists Issue of the Year

2012-2013
Ilana Cass, MD, Leo Gordon, MD, Sarah Kilpatrick, MD, PhD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

and

Maria Manriquez, MD, Lisa Marii Cookingham, MD, Dean Victor Coonrod, MD, MPH
University of Arizona, College of Medecine
"Reentry into Practice"

2010-2011
Jason S. James, MD
FemCare Ob-Gyn, LLC

and

Jessica M. Kingston, MD
University of California, San Diego
"Office-based Screening for Postpartum Depression"

2008-2009
Michele G. Curtis, MD
University of Texas -- Houston

and
Rajiv B. Gala, MD
Ochsner Medical Center, New Orleans, Louisiana
"Establihsing an Office-Based Patient Safety Program"

2007-2008
Larry Rand, MD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
"The Future of Residency Education in Obstetrics and Gynecology: How Should we Prepare Doctors for Tomorrow's Demands in Women's Health Care Services?"

2006-2007
Melissa A. Merideth, MD, MPH
National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH
"Ethical Issues Unique to Genetic Testing"

2005-2006
D. Yvette LaCoursiere, MD, MPH
University of Utah
"Successful Interventions for Achieving and Maintaining Weight Loss:  The Role of the Obstetrician-Gynecologist"

2004-2005
Patrick S. Ramsey, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
"How to Recruit More Medical Students in Obstetrics and Gynecology"

2003-2004
Paul L. Ogburn, Jr, MD
State University of New York -- Stony Brook
"Developing an Effective Method for Mobilization of Patients in an Effort to Enact Tort Reform"

2002-2003
James D. Miller, MD
UIC College of Medicine at Rockford
"New Models of Obstetric/Gynecologic Practice"

2001-2002
James F. Smith, Jr, MD/Barbara Hughes, CNM, MS, MBA
Exempla Saint Joseph Hospital/HealthONE - The Medical Center of Aurora
"Impact of the Current and Future Role of Non-physician Providers in Obstetrics"

2000-2001
James G. Blythe, MD
"Define the Scope of Practice of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Include How it Relates to Primary Care"

1998-1999
Virginia R. Lupo, MD
"Smoking Cessation Program"

1997-1998
Morton A. Stenchever, MD
"Care of the Geriatric Patient:  A Curriculum"

1996-1997
Federico G. Mariona, MD
"Quality Assessment in a Managed Care Environment"

1995-1996
Richard E.N. Sedwick, MD
"Models of Primary Care Practice"

1994-1995
David A. Grimes, MD
"Technology Assessment"

1993-1994
Frank W. Ling, MD
"How to Structure Graduate Education to Include the Concept of Primary Care"

1992-1993
Dennis J. Lutz, MD
"Credentialing"

1991-1992
Timothy R.B. Johnson, Jr, MD
"Nutrition in Pregnancy"

1990-1991
Curtis L. Cetrulo, MD/Lawrence G. Cetrulo, JD
"Is Current Obstetric Practice Consistent with Existing Knowledge and Technology from a Medico-legal Perspective"

1989-1990
Gloria A. Bachmann, MD
"Hysterectomy"

1986-1987
David A. Nagey, MD
"Content of Prenatal Care"

Contact:

Kathleen Kenny
kkenny@acog.org