Districts V & VII Annual Meeting

September 21 — 23, 2018

Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crowne Center 

Registration | Call for Research | Exhibits and Sponsorship | Explore Kansas City

Come to Kansas City, Missouri and experience The Heart and Art of Health Care! The 2018 Districts V & VII Annual Meeting (ADM) will feature debates between experts in the field of obstetrics and gynecology, a Film Festival at the spectacular WWI Museum, and special activities for physicians in all levels of practice. View the Preliminary Program.

Fun for the Whole Family

We are offering child care during conference sessions so the whole family can enjoy the ADM. Camp ACOG is open to future fellows ages 3 through 12. Sign your children up when you register for the meeting.

The Plaza Art Fair – a top-ranked, national art event – will be taking place the same weekend as our meeting. Uniting retailers, restaurants, musicians and artists, it provides ample family-friendly entertainment to explore during your down time.


Register online, or by completing and mailing the registration form. The cut off for early bird registration is August 10th. After that date, the regular registration fee will be charged.



Call for Research

Share your research with colleagues at the Annual District Meeting

  • Junior Fellows are invited to submit abstracts for oral and/or poster presentation.  Medical Students and Fellows may submit for poster presentation only.
  • All members are invited to submit to the Film Festival.
  • Junior Fellows are invited to submit cases for Stump the Professors.

Schedule is subject to change. Full details are available in the Preliminary Program.

Friday, September 21
7:00 AM       Maternal Mortality Workgroup Breakfast
8:00 AM       Welcome Remarks
8:15 AM       Abnormal Uterine Bleeding
8:45 AM       Sex
9:15 AM       Hollis Lecture: Fibroids
10:30 AM     Uribe Lecture: ABCs of Viral Hepatitis
11:00 AM     ACOG Presidential Address
11:30 AM     Keynote Address
12:15 PM     Young Physician Meeting/Lunch Buffet
1:15 PM       Fetal Surgery
1:45 PM       Postpartum Care of the Medically Complicated Patient
2:15 PM       Environmental Obstetrics
3:30 PM       Debate: Routine IOL at 39 Weeks
4:00 PM       Debate: Cosmetic Gynecology
5:30 PM       Welcome Reception and Poster Presentations

Saturday, September 22
8:00 AM       Opening Remarks
8:15 AM       Hereditary Cancers
8:45 AM       Dan Thornton Lecture: Physician Burnout
9:15 AM       Common Disorders of Puberty
10:30 AM     Contraceptive Update
11:00 AM     Physical Therapy in Women's Health
12:15 PM     Program Directors Meeting/Lunch Buffet
1:15 PM       Resident Research Presentations
                     Medical Student Program
3:30 PM       Mentorship Mingle
6:00 PM       Film Festival at the WWI Memorial Auditorium

Sunday, September 23
7:00 AM      Junior Fellow Course
8:00 AM      Opening Remarks
8:15 AM      What I Want My "Specialist" to Know - Gynecology
8:45 AM      What I Want My "Specialist" to Know - MFM
9:15 AM      What I Want My "Specialist" to Know - REI
10:15 AM    Stump the Professors
11:15 AM    Junior Fellow Oral Presentations
11:45 AM    Closing Remarks

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 Credits(s)TM
The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  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 13.5 Category 1 College Cognate Credits.  The College has a reciprocity agreement with the AMA that allows AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM to be equivalent to College Cognate Credits.

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Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crowne Center

Take advantage of the Sheraton's well-placed downtown location to explore nearby points of interest, including Arrowhead Stadium, SeaLife Aquarium, Kauffman Stadium and the Kansas City Zoo.  The Sheraton also offers hotel guests a complimentary shuttle service to the neighboring Power & Light District's many attractions and local businesses.  We are offering a discounted group block rate of $185, available until August 15th.  The hotel reservations link and instructions will be sent along with your registration confirmation.

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