2013 Snow Meeting


Michigan Section Annual Clinical Meeting, 2013

Thursday January 31 - Saturday February 2 at Crystal Mountain Resort

The Snow Meeting is the annual meeting of the Michigan Section of the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Participants can earn up to 12 ACOG and AMA Category 1 cognates while engaging in statewide networking and relaxing at one of the top rated snowsports destinations in the Midwest!

Final Program

Exhibitor Information

Online hotel reservations

Course Objectives:

  • Discuss causes of medical errors
  • Incorporate strategies to reduce patient harm in the office and hospital settings
  • Understand risks of late preterm birth and develop guidelines to reduce the incidence of elective deliveries prior to 39 weeks
  • Integrate ongoing research within our State into management of ovarian cancer
  • Acknowledge heart disease as the leading cause of death among women and become knowledgeable on the latest treatments.
  • Become familiar with maternal serum screening for aneuploidy using cell free DNA and review familial cancer syndromes
  • Utilize ICD-10 coding workshop to understand new procedure and office codes
  • Offer patients innovative, non-surgical treatment for chronic pelvic pain
  • Increase knowledge about care of the bereaved mother
  • Review dermatologic changes in pregnancy
  • Prepare for the Maintenance of Certification exam

Program Faculty:

 Paul A. Gluck, MD  Past Chair, National Patient Safety Foundation
 William Blessed, MD  Director, Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Providence Hospital
 Ira Winer, MD, PhD  Gynecologic Oncology Fellow, Karmanos Cancer Institute, Wayne State University
 Pamela Marcovitz, MD  Ministrelli Women's Heart Center
 Judith A. Hiemenga, MD  Clinical Geneticist, Spectrum Health Medical Genetics
 Jon K. Hathaway, MD, PhD     Chair, ACOG Health Economics and Coding Committee
 Katherine Gold, MD   University of Michigan Department of Family Medicine
 Diana Curran, MD    University of Michigan Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology
 Robert Stager, MD  St. Joseph Mercy Hospital Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology


Matt Allswede

ACOG District V:

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