2023 Districts I & V Annual District Meeting

Putting It into Practice

Newport, Rhode Island | Oct 27-29, 2023

Continuing Medical Education

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 designates this live activity for a maximum of 10.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits.™ Physicians should claim only the 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 10.75 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 breakdown of the number of credits for each day of the meeting is as follows:

  • Friday, October 27 = 4.5 credits
  • Saturday, October 28 = 4 credits
  • Sunday, October 29 = 2.25 credits

Disclosure of Faculty and Ineligible Company Relationships

In accordance with College policy, all faculty and planning committee members have signed a conflict of interest statement in which they have disclosed any financial interests or other relationships with ineligible companies relative to topics they will discuss at this program. At the beginning of the program, faculty members are required to disclose any such information to participants. Such disclosure allows you to evaluate better the objectivity of the information presented in lectures. Please report on your evaluation form any undisclosed conflict of interest you perceive.

Online Evaluations and Certificate of Attendance

As a participant, you will (1) complete the evaluation online and (2) print your certificate of attendance online. The certificate will be available on the first day of the course and remain available for 3 months after the course is completed.

Learning Objectives

At the end of this meeting, participants should be able to …

  1. Identify opportunities in the clinic and the community, and learn skills to advocate for women’s health, including reproductive justice, equity within women’s health research, maternal mental health, and the health impact of climate change.
  2. Review and discuss best clinical practices to implement in the office regarding STI screening and management, transgender health care, and addressing human trafficking.
  3. Learn enhanced practice sustainability techniques including team-based communication skills, incorporation of trauma-informed care, updated billing strategies, and work-life balance activities.