Ovarian Cancer Podcast

Ovarian CancerACOG District II has partnered with the New York State Department of Health, Bureau of Chronic Disease Control to bring you this CME-accredited podcast – Ovarian Cancer: Improving Patient Outcomes. This educational program includes the most up-to-date information regarding ovarian cancer, including recognition and evaluation of ovarian cancer signs, symptoms and risk factors, appropriate referral techniques for utilizing a gynecologic oncologist, management of ovarian cancer, as well as community resources that are available to both providers and patients. Please use the CME forms below to obtain credit.

Ovarian Cancer: Improving Patient Outcomes

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CME Information

To obtain CME credit, please complete the following.

Brief Ovarian Cancer Podcast Survey 

CME Certificate 

Podcast Evaluation Form

Please return the CME Certificate AND the Podcast Evaluation Form to:

ACOG District II
Attn: Medical Education Department
152 Washington Avenue
Albany, NY  12210
Fax: 518-426-4728

Podcast Faculty:

Ginger Gardner, MD, FACOG

Ginger J. Gardner MD, FACOG
Chair, ACOG District II Ovarian Cancer Task Force
Gynecologic Oncologist
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center

Nereida Correa MD, MPH, FACOG

Generalist Ob-Gyn & Family Physician
Public Health Solutions

Carmen Diaz
Ovarian Cancer Survivor

Eileen Fusco ANP, MSN, AOCNP
Adult Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Long Island Jewish Medical Center

Susan Klugman MD, FACOG, FACMG
Ob-Gyn & Geneticist
Montefiore Medical Center

Helpful Resources:

ACOG-SGO Joint Guidelines for Referral to a Gynecologic Oncologist

ACOG Committee Opinion #280: The Role of the Generalist Ob-Gyn in the Early Detection of Ovarian Cancer

ACOG Committee Opinion #396: Intraperitoneal Chemotherapy for Ovarian Cancer

ACOG District II Cancer Diagnosis, Treatment Plan and Follow-Up Care Form

Focus on Female Cancers: Ovarian Cancer chapter

New York State Ovarian Cancer Support Group List 

Helpful Websites:

Gynecologic Cancer Foundation’s Women’s Cancer Network Find a Doctor

National Ovarian Cancer Coalition

Ovarian Cancer National Alliance

Society of Gynecologic Oncologists

To view faculty and planning committee disclosures, please click here

Ovarian Cancer: Improving Patient Outcomes Podcast

Recorded on March 11, 2010

This ovarian cancer podcast was made possible by the New York State Department of Health with funding from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention – Cooperative Agreement #1U58DP000783.  The information contained herein is provided by the presenters and does not necessarily reflect the positions of the New York State Department of Health or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

ACCME Accreditation

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM or College Cognate Credit(s)

The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this educational activity for up to a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM or up to a maximum of 1 College Cognate Credit(s).  Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



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