Update October 2012


Special ADM Edition!

           Update, October 2012                              Vol. 27, No. 9

Annual D2 Meeting IS HERE!
October 19 - 21  |  Grand Hyatt New York

Walk-in registration welcome
 


-  FREE WiFi - Use Laptops, Smartphones, Tablets

-  Final Program

 Faculty

-  Committee Meetings

-  Junior Fellows Hold Diaper Drive

-  Continuing Medical Education Credits

In just a matter of days, the 2012 District II Meeting will take center stage at the Grand Hyatt New York. During this 3-day conference, attendees will obtain essential information that will help them respond to the ever-changing OB/GYN specialty. Robert Silverman, MD, FACOG and Dena Goffman, MD, FACOG, this year’s Scientific Program Co-Chairs, have put together an outstanding program.  CLICK HERE to check it out. Attend the ADM and renew collegial relationships while learning in the world's most exciting city. While in New York, be sure you make plans to enjoy a Broadway show, a magnificent dinner, or a unique shopping spree. Online registration is now closed - but you can register on-site. We hope to see YOU at the ADM!


FREE WiFi - Bring Your Laptops, Smartphones and/or Tablets

Take your electronics to this year’s meeting - for a rewarding and interactive experience.

There will be no paper hand-outs - but
FREE WiFi & chargers in our meeting space for YOUR convenience. You will be able to access the syllabus during the meeting, plus take surveys and win prizes - all electronically.

Please keep in mind that wireless Internet access and connectivity for large downloads can vary in meeting spaces, so you should
download the PDF syllabus from the District II website to your iPad PRIOR TO THE MEETING.


Faculty

Nerys Benfield, MD, MPH
Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Peter Bernstein, MD, MPH, FACOG
Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Camille A. Clare, MD, MPH, FACOG
Metropolitan Hospital Center, New York Medical College,
New York, NY

John Curtin, MD, MBA, FACOG
New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY

Mary D’Alton, MD, FACOG
Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia
University, New York, NY

David Feiglin, MD
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

John J. Folk, MD, FACOG
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

David C. Foster, MD, MPH, FACOG
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY

Paul Gluck, MD, FACOG
University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Dena Goffman, MD, FACOG
Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Amos Grunebaum, MD, FACOG
New York Weill Cornell Medical Center, New York, NY

Brian Johnson, MD
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

Chavi Eve Karkowsky, MD, FACOG
Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Peter Kolbert, Esq.
FOJP Services Corporation, New York, NY

Susan Lapenta, Esq.
Horty, Springer, and Mattern PC, Pittsburgh, PA

Abraham Lichtmacher, MD, FACOG
Rochester General Health System, Rochester, NY

James N. Martin, Jr., MD, FACOG
University of Mississippi, Jackson, MS

Deepa Masrani, MD
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

Julie Moldenhauer, MD, FACOG
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PA

Kenneth Noller, MD, MS, FACOG
American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Dallas, TX

Roberto Romero, MD, D.Med.Sci., FACOG
National Institutes of Health, Detroit, MI

Peter Rosenblatt, MD, FACOG
Mount Auburn Hospital, Cambridge, MA

Mary Rosser, MD, PhD, FACOG
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY

Gabriel San Roman, MD, FACOG
Reproductive Specialists of New York, Mineola, NY

Joseph Sclafani, MD, FACOG
New York Methodist Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical College,
Brooklyn, NY

Robert Silverman, MD, FACOG
SUNY Upstate Medical University, Syracuse, NY

James R. Woods, Jr., MD, FACOG
University of Rochester Medical Center, Rochester, NY


Committee Meetings

Advisory Council Meeting
Thursday, October 18  |  3:00pm - 9:00pm
(ACOG members only)

Legislative Committee Meeting
Thursday, October 18  |  11:00am - 2:00pm 
CLICK HERE for agenda - (ACOG members only)

Patient Safety Committee Meeting
Thursday, October 18  |  11:00am - 2:00pm 
CLICK HERE for agenda - (ACOG members only)

Residency Program Directors Meeting
Friday, October 19  |  3:30pm - 5:30pm
Grand Hyatt New York
(ACOG members only)


Junior Fellow Diaper Drive at the ADM

Friday, October 19th and Saturday, October 20th
Grand Hyatt New York - Ballroom III Foyer

NO CHILD WET BEHIND
While at the Annual Meeting, be sure to visit the Junior Fellow Diaper Drive in Ballroom III's foyer.
Help us to help local families in need!
CLICK HERE for more information on the Junior Fellow Diaper Drive.

Junior Fellow Program @ the ADM 
CLICK HERE for complete details


Continuing Medical Education Credits Annual District II Meeting

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)™
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (College) designates this educational activity for a maximum of 20 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

College Cognate Credit(s)
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 20 Category 1 College Cognate Credits. The College has a reciprocity agreement with the AMA that allows AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ to be equivalent to College Cognate Credits.

The following is a daily breakdown of credits awarded each day of the program:

Friday, October 19 = 8 credits
Saturday, October 20 = 8 credits
Sunday, October 21 = 4 credits


Contact:

info@ny.acog.org

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