2015 Junior Fellow Day

ATTENTION District III (PA, NJ and DE) Junior Fellows and Medical Students - Plan to attend Junior Fellow Day on Friday, August 21, 2015.

New location this year!  2015 Junior Fellow Day will be held at the Helene Fuld Pavilion for Innovating Learning, University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing, Philadelphia, PA.

About the Program...

Attendees can expect to learn “What ACOG Does for You,” attend the Junior Fellow Paper Presentation competition, participate in our new “All-In for Advocacy” session which will review the implications of legislation for women’s health care, the role of a physician advocate, ACOG’s mission and structure, and advocacy tools and resources for clinicians, participate in round table discussions on academic, private practice or subspecialty training options, participate in several hands-on Simulation Stations, and participate in a fun Jeopardy game. 

Luncheon Round Table discussions include helpful and practical tips for the Ob-Gyn Generalist, Private Practitioner, Advocacy, Mentorship/ACOG Involvement and subspecialty training including REI, MFM, Urogyn, Onc, and Family Planning.

Medical Students can expect to participate in hands on simulation sessions including IUD placement, Suturing, the Cervical exam, Vaginal delivery, Knot tying, and the Bi-annual exam.

 Program Schedule:

   8:00 am                 Registration & Breakfast

   9:00 am                 Welcome/What ACOG Does for You!

   9:15 am                 All-In for Advocacy

                                Lucia DiVenere Officer, Government Affairs

                                Kathryn Moore, Director, State Government Affairs

  10:00 am               Break

  10:15 am               OB-GYN’s in Global Health

                                Jack Ludmir, MD

                                Owen Montgomery, MD

  11:15 am              Junior Fellow Paper Competition

  12:00 am              Lunch Round Table Discussions

  1:00 pm                Breakout Rotations:

                                Hands-On Simulations 

                                All-In for Advocacy - State Workshop

  2:50 pm               Federal Issues Update         

  3:30 pm               Jeopardy

  4:00 pm               Collect Surveys and Adjourn

Registration is open!  Click here to register online or click here to print a registration form.

Would you like to submit an abstract for Oral Paper Presentation?  Click here to learn more!


Anthony Sciscione, DO
Christine Himes

ACOG District III:

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
409 12th Street SW, Washington, DC  20024-2188 | Mailing Address: PO Box 70620, Washington, DC 20024-9998