Update on Cervical Diseases-2014

New York

December 4 — 6, 2014

The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel

COURSE DESCRIPTION:
This course is designed to update clinicians with the dramatic changes that have occurred over the past 5-10 years in the understanding of causes, screening methods, prevention, identification, and management of cervical precancer.  Recent changes that will be reviewed include the new unified screening guidelines, new consensus terminology for lower anogenital tract squamous disease, and the new management guidelines that were developed for cytological and histological abnormalities.  The mechanism of carcinogenesis of human papillomavirus (HPV) on the cervix will also be discussed.

 

FEES:
ACOG Fellows and Junior Fellows in Practice: $750
ACOG Life Fellows, Junior Fellows in Training, Educational Affiliates, Associate Members: $425
Others: $850
On-site registration (subject to availability) is an additional $150
All fees include breakfasts

Register

To register via fax or mail click here to view and print out the registration information.

Thursday, December 4, 2014   7:00 AM to 1:30 PM

The Bethesda System and the LAST Project - Dr. Darragh
Cervical Cancer Screening: The 2012 screening guidelines - Dr. Reynolds
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants

Small Group Discussions:
Group A: Cervical screening guidelines FAQ's - Faculty & participants
Group B: Case-based review of cervical screening guidelines - Faculty & participants

The Normal Cervix: Cytology, Colposcopy and Histology - Dr. Darragh
Lower Genital Tract Condyloma: Diagnosis and Treatment - Dr. Spitzer
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants
Human Papillomavirus, HPV Types and Testing - Dr. Apgar
Epidemiology and Vaccines - Dr. Spitzer
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants

Friday, December 5, 2014   7:00 AM to 1:30 PM

Colposcopy of the Abnormal Transformation Zone - Dr. Apgar
Assessment and Grading of Cervical Lesions: Where to Biopsy? Does it Have any Relevance Today? - Dr. Spitzer
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants
ASC-US, LSIL and CIN 1: 2013 Consensus Guidelines - Dr. Spitzer
AGC, AIS and Adenocarcinoma: Cytology, Colposcopy and Histology - Dr. Darragh
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants
Cytology, Colposcopy, Histology and Management of ASC-H, HSIL, CIN 2, 3, AGC, AIS Early Invasive Cancer and Adenocarcinoma: 2013 Consensus Guidelines - Dr. Reynolds
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants

Small Group Discussion:
Group A: 2013 Management Guidelines FAQ's - Faculty and Participants
Group B: Case-based review of 2013 Management Guidelines - Faculty and Participants

Saturday, December 6, 2014   7:45 AM to 11:30 AM

An Approach to Adolescents and Young Adults - Dr. Apgar
Vaginal and Vulvar Intraepithelial Neoplasia (VaIN and VIN) - Dr. Reynolds
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants
Colposcopy and an Approach to Management in Pregnancy - Dr. Darragh
Benign Diseases of the Vulva - Dr. Apgar
Putting it Altogether, Challenging Cases: Interactive Session - Faculty and Participants
Question and Answer Period - Faculty and Participants

College Cognate credit(s) or AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ : up to a maximum of 16 credits

Course Director

Mark Spitzer, MD
Center for Colposcopy
Lake Success, New York

Faculty

Barbara S. Apgar, MD, MS
University of Michigan Medical Center-Ann Arbor
Ann Arbor, Michigan

Teresa M. Darragh, MD
UCSF/Mt. Zion Medical Center
San Francisco, California

R. Kevin Reynolds, MD
University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Michigan

The Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel - New York, New York

Rate: $429 single or double
Call the hotel at 212-581-1000 by November 3, 2014
Or book online at:
https://www.starwoodmeeting.com/Book/ACOG2014

 

Closest airports: LaGuardia Airport - 8 miles
Newark Liberty Int'l Airport - 11 miles 
JFK Int'l Airport - 13 miles

Registration Fees

ACOG Fellows & Junior Fellows in Practice: $750

ACOG Life Fellows, Junior Fellows in Training, Educational Affiliates, Associate Members: $425

Others: $850

On-site registration (subject to availability) is an additional $150