2014 Best of Women’s Health: An Online CE Event Online • August 26, 2014

You're Invited! Contemporary Forums, a leader in healthcare continuing education, is proud to present "The Best of Women's Health 2014," a webinar re-broadcasting four outstanding clinical sessions presented at our 2014 women's health conferences.

Moderated by Anita Nelson, MD, Professor of OB/GYN at UCLA, this educational event includes updates on menopause management, bleeding problems, the new STD Guidelines, as well as contraceptive management, presented in a dynamic, interactive format. You can earn CE and Pharmacology credit, and interact with Dr. Nelson and other participants across the nation, all from the comfort and convenience of your work or home setting.

Be a part of this exciting inaugural event and hear the latest on clinical management strategies for common women's health issues. Register today!

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$100

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Overview

You're Invited! Contemporary Forums is proud to present "The Best of Women's Health 2014," a webinar re-broadcasting four outstanding clinical sessions presented at our 2014 women's health conferences.

Moderated by Anita Nelson, MD, Professor of OB/GYN at UCLA, this educational event includes updates on menopause management, bleeding problems, the new STD Guidelines, as well as contraceptive management, presented in a dynamic, interactive format. You can earn CE and Pharmacology credit, and interact with Dr. Nelson and other participants across the nation, all from the comfort and convenience of your work or home setting.

Be a part of this exciting inaugural event and hear the latest on clinical management strategies for common women's health issues.
Register today!

TUITION: $100

Objectives

  • Describe the highlights of the U.S. Selected Practice Recommendations, including their use in contraceptive management.
  • Discuss diagnosis and management of abnormal bleeding during perimenopause and menopause.
  • Highlight the changes expected with the new 2014 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines and the implications for clinical practice.
  • Identify available options for menopause symptom management.

Who should attend?

  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Physicians
  • Certified Nurse- Midwives
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurses

Conference Program

Anita Nelson, MD - Moderator
Dr. Anita Nelson is a Professor in the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA and has worked at Harbor-UCLA Medical Center for over 3 decades. She is also Medical Director of the Research Department of the California Family Health Council. Dr. Nelson's research focuses on contraception, menopause and gynecologic infections. Dr. Nelson has been Principal Investigator for multiple NIH and commercially sponsored clinical trials totaling over $56 million. She has authored over 200 articles for professional journals, 61 chapters and 12 books. She is a senior author of Contraception Technology and serves on the editorial boards for several professional journals.

Gail Bolan, MD
Director, Division of STD Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Patty Cason, MS, FNP-BC
Assistant Clinical Professor
UCLA School of Nursing
Nurse Practitioner & Consultant, Planned Parenthood
Los Angeles, California

Emily M. Godfrey, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Division of Family Planning
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

Conference Faculty

Gail Bolan MD
Director, Division of STD Prevention
National Center for HIV/AIDS, Viral Hepatitis, STD and TB Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

Patty Cason MSN, FNP-BC
Assistant Clinical Professor
UCLA School of Nursing
Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center
Nurse Practitioner & Consultant
Planned Parenthood
Los Angeles, California

Emily M. Godfrey MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Departments of Family Medicine and Obstetrics and Gynecology
University of Washington School of Medicine
Seattle, Washington

Anita L. Nelson MD
Professor Emeritus, Obstetrics and Gynecology,
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Clinical Professor, Obstetrics and Gynecology,
University Southern California
Professor and Chair, Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Western University of Health Sciences
Pomona, California

Michael S. Policar MD, MPH
Clinical Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences
University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
San Francisco, California

Accreditation

A Certificate of Attendance will be available online after you complete the course requirements, enabling you to register your credit with the appropriate licensing boards or associations. To apply for credit not listed below, use the procedure established by the specific organization.

Nurses and Nurse Practitioners - 4 ANCC/4 CA BRN contact hours
Contemporary Forums is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. 

Contemporary Forums is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #04516.

NCC Certified Nurses and Nurse Practitioners
Contemporary Forums is a continuing education organization recognized by the National Certification Corporation.  This conference covers a variety of the Core Competency Areas and Content Topics required for the NCC's Certification Maintenance in your specialty.

Physicians - 4 credits
Contemporary Forums is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Contemporary Forums designates this Live Activity for a maximum of 4 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Nurse-Midwives - 4 hours
The Continuing Education Committee of the American College of Nurse-Midwives grants reciprocity status to the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) for Category 1 offerings, providing the program is relevant to nurse-midwifery. Nurse-Midwives may report up to the listed hours of credit. 

Physician Assistants – 4 hours
AAPA accepts certificates of participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by ACCME or a recognized state medical society.  Physician assistants may receive a maximum of the listed hours of Category I credit for completing this program.

Pharmacology Credit for Prescriptive Authority – 1.75 hours available
Rx indicates pharmacology content. Because states' requirements vary, contact your Board of Nursing for more information.

Location

Hotel/Travel

Tuition

Registrations must include full tuition payment to be accepted. Registrations faxed without payment will not be processed. Conference communications are sent via email. When registering please provide attendee's best email address as some emails are filtered and blocked.

Tuition (U.S. Funds)

MAIN CONFERENCE

ONLINE LEARNING

All Attendees

Regular Registration Fee

$100.00

 

Tuition for this event is $100.

Cancellations
Cancellations may be made by phone or in writing. Cancellations received by August 19 receive a full tuition refund. Cancellations received after August 19 are assessed a $25 processing fee. No refunds for cancellations received after the conference begins or for "no shows."

Register Online, or by Phone, Fax or Mail (Payment is required to register)
Register only ONCE, on this webpage, by mail or fax (800) 329-9923, or call (800) 377-7707, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Pacific Time). Before calling, complete all registration information.

Method of Tuition Payment
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Online Learning

All Attendees

Regular Registration Fee

$100.00

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Each session is presented by expert faculty and topics cover a wide range of clinical areas. Learn and earn at your convenience. Visit Contemporary Forums Online for free session previews.

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2014 BEST OF WOMEN’S HEALTH: AN ONLINE CE EVENT
Online           August 26

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Program

Tuesday, August 26, 2014
9:00 a.m. - 1:15 p.m. (PDT)

9:00 a.m. – 9:45 a.m. Highlights of the U.S. Selected Practice Recommendations (SPR) Rx = .5

Re-broadcast from April 10, 2014, Contraceptive Technology Conference, Boston

Speaker
Emily M. Godfrey MD, MPH

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the content included in the U.S. Selected Practices Recommendations for Contraceptive Use (SPR).
  • Describe how to use the recommendations from the U.S. Selected Practice Recommendations for Contraceptive Use (SPR) in practice.
  • Identify the evidence supporting the current recommendations for women with contraceptive management issues.

 

9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Abnormal Vaginal Bleeding in Perimenopause and Menopause: Management Strategies Rx = .25

Re-broadcast from June 2, 2014 Advances in Health Care for Women Over 40 Conference, Las Vegas

Speaker
Anita Nelson, MD

Learning Objectives:  

  • Explain the expected patterns of bleeding associated with perimenopause.
  • Describe the evaluations that are appropriate for abnormal perimenopausal bleeding and for postmenopausal bleeding.
  • Outline appropriate therapies and management plans for women with these bleeding patterns.

 

BREAK 10:45 – 11:00 (15 minutes)


11:00 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. The New 2014 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines: A Preview

Rx = .25  
Re-broadcast from Thursday, April 10, 2014 Contraceptive Technology Conference, Boston

Speaker: Gail Bolan

Learning Objectives:

  • Discuss the evidence-based process used to derive the 2014 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines.
  • Explain why STD treatment is also STD prevention.
  • Describe current STD treatment recommendations applicable to your clinical practice.

 

11:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. Menopause Symptom Management: What Makes Sense? Rx= .5 

Re-broadcast from Friday, April 11, 2014 Contraceptive Technology Conference, Boston
Speaker: Patty Cason MS, FNP-BC

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe three common symptoms associated with menopause.
  • List two treatment options for symptom management of vulvar and/or vaginal thinning in menopausal women.
  • Discuss the risks and benefits of systemic hormonal treatment of menopausal symptoms.


12:45 p.m. – 1:15 p.m. Live Questions and Discussion with Anita Nelson, MD Rx=.25 Evaluations and Post-test

 

Disclosures

  • Emily M. Godfrey MD, MPH: This speaker has nothing to disclose.
  • Anita Nelson, MD: This speaker has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships with commercial interests: Grants/Research Support/Consultant/ Speaker, Barr, Bayer, Wyeth; Consultant/Speaker, Organon; Speaker, Digene, Esprit Pharma, Merck, Ther-Rx This speaker may discuss off-label information.
  • Gale Bolan, MD: This speaker has nothing to disclose. This speaker may discuss off-label information.
  • Patty Cason MS, FNP-BC: This speaker has disclosed the following relevant financial relationships with commercial interests: Advisory, Merck; Trainer / Speaker, Merck; Advisory / Trainer / Speaker, Teva