Women’s Health and OB/GYN Nursing San Diego, CA • September 24 - 27, 2014

Join Your Colleagues! Women’s Health and OB/GYN Nursing, formerly Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing, focuses on the challenges you face daily in your care of women in the primary care setting

Now in its 29th year, this conference is designed for NPs, CNMs, RNs and PAs and promises to enrich your clinical knowledge and skills by providing evidence-based approaches and creative solutions for a variety of women’s health and high- risk obstetric issues. A stellar panel of clinician experts has been assembled to address the “hot topics” and to challenge you to re-think your approaches to those puzzling cases that make your practice so interesting.

What Makes This Conference A “Must Attend” Event?

  • A Preconference focused on Skin and Vulvar Dermatology, with an optional Biopsy Training.
  • A unique combination of primary care gynecologic and obstetric topics, all in one conference, focusing on health issues from adolescence through menopause.
  • A variety of teaching formats including didactic sessions, faculty panels, concurrent sessions for personalizing your learning experience, and case studies.
  • An optional Networking Luncheon and interactive, fun-filled Presentation focused on improving interpersonal and team communication.
  • NEW THIS YEAR: A live webcast of the Preconference and Main Conference for those who can’t attend.
  • The jewel that is San Diego, with its sparkling beaches, cultural diversity, gardens, world-famous zoo (and new resident, a baby gorilla), clubs and fine dining.

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with nurses and advanced practice clinicians from around the nation to share your challenges and triumphs in the fascinating world of women’s health and obstetrics in the primary care setting.

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Overview

Join Your Colleagues! Women’s Health and OB/GYN Nursing, formerly Ambulatory OB/GYN Nursing, focuses on the challenges you face daily in your care of women in the primary care setting

Now in its 29th year, this conference is designed for NPs, CNMs, RNs and PAs and promises to enrich your clinical knowledge and skills by providing evidence-based approaches and creative solutions for a variety of women’s health and high- risk obstetric issues. A stellar panel of clinician experts has been assembled to address the “hot topics” and to challenge you to re-think your approaches to those puzzling cases that make your practice so interesting.

What Makes This Conference A “Must Attend” Event?

  • A Preconference focused on Skin and Vulvar Dermatology, with an optional Biopsy Training.
  • A unique combination of primary care gynecologic and obstetric topics, all in one conference, focusing on health issues from adolescence through menopause.
  • A variety of teaching formats including didactic sessions, faculty panels, concurrent sessions for personalizing your learning experience, and case studies.
  • An optional Networking Luncheon and interactive, fun-filled Presentation focused on improving interpersonal and team communication.
  • NEW THIS YEAR: A live webcast of the Preconference and Main Conference for those who can’t attend.
  • The jewel that is San Diego, with its sparkling beaches, cultural diversity, gardens, world-famous zoo (and new resident, a baby gorilla), clubs and fine dining.

Don’t miss this opportunity to network with nurses and advanced practice clinicians from around the nation to share your challenges and triumphs in the fascinating world of women’s health and obstetrics in the primary care setting.

San Diego

...so much to see and do!

Famous for its white sand beaches, sparkling Pacific waters and near-perfect climate, San Diego is a favorite fun-time destination.

Conference Objectives

  • Identify diagnosis and treatment options for a variety of women’s health concerns, including abnormal pap, menopause symptom management, abnormal vaginal bleeding, pelvic floor disorders, breast conditions and others.
  • Gain insight into the proposed changes in the new CDC STD Treatment Guidelines.
  • Discuss management strategies for select high-risk obstetric conditions including hypertensive disorders, gestational diabetes, 1st trimester complications, autoimmune disorders, obesity, and perinatal infections.
  • Examine special considerations when working with adolescents around family planning and reproductive health.
  • Discuss the impact of the Accordable Care Act on the provision of women’s health care.

Who Should Attend?

  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Office and Clinic Nurses
  • Nurse-Midwives
  • Staff Nurses
  • Physician Assistants
  • Nurse Managers
  • Case Managers
  • You!

I was provided with many excellent resources to bring back to our clinic and share with patients.

Jennifer Stowe, RN
Glenwood Springs, CO

Conference Program

Wednesday, September 24

Preconference: Skin and Vulvar Dermatology

8:00 AM

Common Skin Conditions as Women Age (Rx = .25 hr.)
Toby Maurer, MD

8:45

Vulvar Dermatoses and Vulvodynia (Rx = .25 hr.)
Michael Policar, MD, MPH

10:15

Cosmetic Dermatology: Advances and Pitfalls (Rx = .25 hr.)
Toby Maurer, MD

11:00

Common and Uncommon Neoplastic Genital Lesions
Michael Policar, MD, MPH

12:00 PM

Test Your Skills: Is It Skin Cancer or Not? Q&D Faculty Panel (Rx = .25 hr.)
Toby Maurer, MD

2:00

SPECIAL SESSION Skin and Vulvar Biopsy Training (Optional Session) (Requires separate registration fee and is only open to Preconference attendees. Space is limited to 35 so register early!)Participate in a supervised practicum on non-human models, learning the instrumentation and techniques for biopsying the skin and vulva. Note: This training will not be recorded or webcasted and will not be part of CForumsOnline.
Patty Cason, MSN, FNP-BC
Toby Maurer, MD

Thursday, September 25

MAIN CONFERENCE

8:00 AM

Hypertension in Pregnancy: Current Management Approaches (Rx = .25 hr.)
Douglas Woelkers, MD

8:45

The "Mother Friendly Childbirth Initiative:" A Framework for Providing Safer Care and Reducing Costs
B. J. Snell, PhD, CNM, FACNM

10:00

Menopause Symptom Management: What Makes Sense? (Rx = .75 hr.)
Patty Cason, MSN, FNP-BC

10:45

Managing Your Medical-Legal Risk When Providing OB/GYN Primary Care Q&D Faculty Panel (Rx = .25 hr.)
Heather Gocke, MS, RNC-OB, CPHRM, C-EFM

12:15 PM

NETWORKING LUNCHEON & PRESENTATIONTrue Colors: A Strategy for Improving Interpersonal and Team Communication(Attendance is optional and requires a reservation. CE credit will be awarded. Cost of the luncheon is $49 and includes CE credit. Please submit payment with your conference registration.)
Susan Pailet, MA

1:45

Interconception Care for Women with Prior Gestational Diabetes: A Proactive Approach to Improve Health (Rx = .25 hr.)
Ruth Mielke, PhD, CNM, WHNP

2:30

The New 2014 CDC STD Treatment Guidelines: A Preview (Rx = .25 hr.)
Ina Park, MD, MS

3:45

Advances in Prenatal Screening Q&D Faculty Panel (Rx = .25 hr.)
Melissa Bush, MD

Friday, September 26

During each Concurrent Session, topics are presented simultaneously in separate rooms.

8:00 AM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

#11 1st Trimester Complications: Challenges and Solutions (Rx = .25 hr.)
B. J. Snell, PhD, CNM, FACNM

#12 Unraveling Pelvic Floor Disorders (Rx = .25 hr.)
Lynn Hall, ANP-BC, CUNP

#13 What Went Wrong? Interesting Cases in OB/GYN Malpractice
Heather Gocke, MS, RNC-OB, CPHRM, C-EFM

#14 Addressing Obesity with Our Patients: One Visit at a Time (Rx = .25 hr.)
Marijane Hynes, MD

9:30

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

#21 Chronic Pelvic Pain: A Systematic Approach for Assessment and Management (Rx = .25 hr.)
Michael Policar, MD, MPH

#22 "Will I Have This Forever?" Talking to Patients About HPV & HSV (Rx = .25 hr.)
Ina Park, MD, MS

#23 OB Office Emergencies: Preparing for Those Rare Events (Rx = .25 hr.)
Mary Brucker, PhD, CNM, FACNM

#24 Autoimmune Disorders in Pregnancy (Rx = .25 hr.)
Douglas Woelkers, MD

10:45

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

#31 An Update on Perinatal Infections (Rx = .25 hr.)
Mary Brucker, PhD, CNM, FACNM

#32 Implementing the New Cervical Cancer Screening Guidelines
Michael Policar, MD, MPH

#33 Female Sexual Anatomy: Supporting Sexuality from a Couple's Perspective (Rx = .5 hr.)
Patty Cason, MSN, FNP-BC

#34 Dermatoses in Pregnancy: What's the Impact on the Fetus? (Rx = .25 hr.)
B. J. Snell, PhD, CNM, FACNM

1:00 PM

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

#41 Complex Contraception: Family Planning for Patients with Health Challenges (Rx = 1 hr.)
Patty Cason, MSN, FNP-BC

#42 Advising Women About Weight Gain in Pregnancy: What's the Best Approach?
Ruth Mielke, PhD, CNM, WHNP

#43 Prior Shoulder Dystocia: Mitigating Risk for Future Pregnancies
Lauren Hunter, PhD, CNM

#44 Understanding and Managing Benign Breast Conditions Rx = .25 hr.)
Wendy Bonnar, MSN, WHNP-BC

2:15

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

#51 Abnormal Bleeding: Too Much, Too Little, Too Late, Too Early, or None At All! (Rx = .25 hr.)
Jessica Kingston, MD

#52 Reproductive Health for the Young Adolescent: Interesting Cases (Rx = .25 hr.)
Stephanie Teal, MD, MPH

#53 Getting Enough ZZZs: Managing Postpartum Sleep Disorders and Problems (Rx = .25 hr.)
Lauren Hunter, PhD, CNM

#54 Endometriosis: Update on Workup and Management (Rx = .25 hr.)
Sanjay Agarwal, MD

Saturday, September 27

8:00 AM

Practical Workup and Management of Infertility (Rx = .25 hr.)
Sanjay Agarwal, MD

8:45

Best Practices in Adolescent Family Planning: A Psychodevelopmental Approach
Stephanie Teal, MD, MPH

9:45

Promoting Cardiovascular Health: The New 2014 Hypertension and Lipid Guidelines (Rx = .25 hr.)
Marijane Hynes, MD

10:45

"Is It Safe for My Baby?" Medications During Pregnancy and Lactation (Rx = .75 hr.)
Mary Brucker, PhD, CNM, FACNM

11:30

What You Need to Know About the Affordable Care Act and Women's Health Q&D Faculty Panel
Michael Policar, MD, MPH

Sanjay K. Agarwal, MD, FACOG
Clinical Professor and Director of Fertility Services
Director, Center for Endometriosis Research and Treatment
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, California

Mary C. Brucker, PhD, CNM, FACNM
Editor, AWHONN’s Nursing for Women’s Health
Assistant Professor
Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Wendy Bonnar, MSN, WHNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner
Scripps Clinic Medical Group
San Diego, California

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

Melissa C. Bush, MD
Perinatologist, Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
Laguna Hills, California
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
UCI School of Medicine
Irvine, California

Lynn Hall, ANP-BC, CUNP
Nurse Practitioner
Division of Female Pelvic Medicine/Reconstructive Surgery
Department of OB/GYN
Kaiser Permanente
San Diego, California

Heather L. Gocke, BS, RNC-OB, CPHRM, C-EFM
Vice President, Risk Management and Patient Safety
BETA Healthcare Group
Alamo, California

Lauren Hunter, PhD, CNM
Conference Co-Chair
Concentration Chair
Women's Health & Midwifery
San Diego State University
San Diego, California

Marijane S. Hynes, MD
Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
Obesity Management Physician
George Washington University Medical Center
Washington, DC

Jessica Kingston, MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Reproductive Medicine
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California

Toby A. Maurer, MD
Professor of Dermatology
University of California, San Francisco
Chief of Dermatology
San Francisco General Hospital
San Francisco, California

Ruth Mielke, PhD, CNM, WHNP
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
Program Director, Women's Health Concentration
California State University Fullerton
Fullerton, California

Susan Pailet, MA
Vice President of Student Success
American Career College
Irvine, California

Ina Park, MD, MS                                                                                                           
Chief, Office of Medical and Scientific Affairs                                                                                               
STD Control Branch
California Department of Public Health
Richmond, California
Assistant Professor of Family and Community Medicine
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California

Michael S. Policar, MD, MPH
Clinical Professor of OB/GYN and Reproductive Sciences
University of California, San Francisco
San Francisco, California

B. J. Snell, PhD, CNM, FACNM
Program Consultant
Professor, School of Nursing
California State University, Fullerton
Director, Beach Cities Midwifery & Women's Health Care
Laguna Hills, California

Stephanie Teal, MD, MPH
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Family Planning                                                  
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado

Douglas A. Woelkers, MD
Associate Professor of Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Department of Reproductive Medicine
University of California San Diego
San Diego, California







Conference Faculty

Sanjay K. Agarwal MD
Clinical Professor and Director of Fertility Services
Director, Center for Endometriosis Research and Treatment
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla, California

Wendy Bonnar MSN, WHNP-BC
Nurse Practitioner
Scripps Clinic Medical Group
San Diego, California

Mary C. Brucker PhD, CNM, FACNM
Editor, AWHONN's Nursing for Women's Health
Assistant Professor
Georgetown University
Washington, DC

Melissa C. Bush MD
Perinatologist, Saddleback Memorial Medical Center
Laguna Hills, California
Assistant Clinical Professor
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
UCI School of Medicine
Irvine, California

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

Heather L. Gocke MS, RNC-OB, CPHRM, C-EFM
Vice President
Risk Management and Patient Safety
BETA Healthcare Group
Glendale, California

Lynn Hall ANP-BC, CUNP
Nurse Practitioner
Division of Female Pelvic Medicine/Reconstructive Surgery
Department of OB/GYN
Kaiser Permanente
San Diego, California

Lauren Hunter PhD, CNM
Conference Co-Chair
Concentration Chair
Women's Health & Midwifery
San Diego State University
San Diego, California

Marijane S. Hynes MD
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
Obesity Management Physician
George Washington University Medical Center
Washington, DC

Jessica Kingston MD
Associate Clinical Professor
Department of Reproductive Medicine
University of California, San Diego
San Diego, California

Toby A. Maurer MD
Professor of Dermatology
University of California, San Francisco
Chief of Dermatology
San Francisco General Hospital
San Francisco, California

Ruth T. Mielke PhD, CNM, WHNP
Assistant Professor, School of Nursing
Program Director, Women's Health Concentration
California State University Fullerton
Fullerton, California

Susan Pailet MA
Vice President of Student Success
American Career College
Irvine, California

Ina Park MD, MS
Associate Professor
Department of Family and Community Medicine
University of California San Francisco School of Medicine
San Francisco, California
Medical Consultant, Division of STD Prevention
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Atlanta, Georgia

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

B. J. Snell PhD, CNM, FACNM
Program Consultant
Professor, School of Nursing
California State University, Fullerton
Director, Beach Cities Midwifery & Women's Health Care
Laguna Hills, California

Stephanie Teal MD, MPH
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology and Pediatrics
Chief, Division of Family Planning
University of Colorado School of Medicine
Aurora, Colorado

Douglas A. Woelkers MD
Associate Professor of Maternal & Fetal Medicine
Department of Reproductive Medicine
University of California San Diego
San Diego, 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
Preconference: 5 ANCC/6 CA BRN contact hours
Special Session Biopsy Training: 1.5 ANCC/1.8 CA BRN contact hours
Main Conference: 16 ANCC/19.2 CA BRN contact hours
Luncheon Presentation: 1 ANCC/1.2 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.
(CA BRN contact hour = 50 minutes) 

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.

Nurse-Midwives
Credit pending
Application for specialty credit has been filed with the American College of Nurse-Midwives.

Physician Assistants 
Preconference A: 5  hours
Special Session: 1.5 hours
Main Conference: 16 hours
Luncheon Presentation: 1 hour
This program has been reviewed and is approved for a maximum of 23.5 hours of AAPA Category 1 CME credit by the Physician Assistant Review Panel. Physician Assistants should claim only those hours actually spent participating in the CME activity.

Pharmacology Credit for Prescriptive Authority
Preconference: 1 hour
Main Conference: 5.5 hours available
Rx indicates pharmacology content. Because states’ requirements vary, contact your Board of Nursing for more information.

Case Managers 
This program has been pre-approved by the Commission for Case Manager Certification to provide continuing education credit to CCM® board certified case managers.  The course is approved for a total of 23.5 CE contact hours, including the Preconference (5 hours), Special Session (1.5 hours), Luncheon (1 hour) and Main Conference (16 hours).  

Location

San Diego and the Hard Rock Hotel

Famous for its white sand beaches, sparkling Pacific waters and near-perfect climate, San Diego is a favorite fun-time destination. There's so much to see and do in San Diego! And the Hard Rock Hotel is right in the middle of all the action. Situated at the entrance of the historic Gaslamp Quarter, you’ll be close to many of San Diego's major visitor attractions, including Sea World, Balboa Park and the world famous San Diego Zoo, lively Old Town, the San Diego Marina and Seaport Village and the incredible Horton Plaza Shopping Center in the heart of downtown San Diego. Hop on the San Diego Trolley for a rollicking adventure to Tijuana, Mexico, offering a colorful experience and an exciting change of pace. San Diego is well-known for its excellent fresh seafood, continental cuisine and authentic Mexican dishes, so bring your appetite!

In terms of amenities at the Hard Rock, you’ll find everything you would expect and more. Voted San Diego’s best rooftop bar, Float features a sparkling pool, firepits and a DJ at night. Maryjane’s and Nobu provide delicious and interesting menus and dining experiences. Guestrooms feature flat screen TVs, custom bedding and high-tech surroundings.  And, you can relax at the end of the day at Rock Spa, the Hard Rock’s full-service spa experience.

You won’t be lacking in choices when it comes to retail therapy, clubs, restaurants and entertainment…it’s all right outside the Hard Rock’s doors.

Hotel/Travel

Hotel Accommodations


The conference will be held at the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego, 207 Fifth Avenue, San Diego, CA 92101.

A limited block of rooms is being held for you and your guests at special group rates which will be in effect, based on room availability, from September 22 to September 28, 2014 for those wishing to extend their stay to enjoy area activities or qualify for discount airfares.

Rates: $199 single/double
Rates are per room and subject to prevailing state and local taxes.

$10 All Access Pass per room per night charge will automatically be added to your room rate upon check-in, which includes: Wireless internet guestroom access, entry to fitness center, daily USA Today, VIP entry to Float and 207, and other amenities.

To obtain the special group rates, make your reservation early and before the "hotel room block release date" which is August 25. Rooms may sell out before this date so be sure to make your reservation now. After the release date, rooms and group rates may no longer be available so call the hotel regarding availability.

To reserve your room online, please click here.

For room reservations, call (866) 751-7625 and inform them that you are attending the Contemporary Forums' conference, Women’s Health and OB/GYN Nursing. Request a confirmation number and written confirmation of your reservation. Reservations must include a first night's deposit.

Contact the hotel regarding cancellation policy. For arrivals after 4 p.m., call the hotel on the day of travel to reconfirm reservations.

For additional hotel information, call the Hard Rock Hotel San Diego at (619) 702-3000.   

Travel Discounts

Contemporary Forums has a special discount agreement with United Airlines unavailable to the general public. To obtain these special conference fares visit www.united.com or (800) 426-1122 insert Offer Code ZQT4365370. Ticketing and payment can be done directly by you or through your travel agent. To ensure the best flights and times, since seats are limited, make your reservations early. Fares are guaranteed at the time of the ticket purchase.

Hertz is the official car rental agency for the conference. Special rates will be in effect throughout the conference as well as one week before and after. For special rates and reservations, call HERTZ at(800) 654-2240 or (405) 749-4434, or go online at www.hertz.com and refer to Contemporary Forums plus the conference discount code CV#03000261.

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. Since conference registration and hotel rooms are limited, early registration is advised.

Tuition (U.S. Funds)

PRECONFERENCES

Preconference: Skin and Vulvar Dermatology

All Attendess

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$225.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$245.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$275.00

Special Session - Skin and Vulvar Biopsy Training - NOTE: Preconference registration is required to attend special session

All Attendess

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$145.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$165.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$195.00

MAIN CONFERENCE

Main Conference

Nurse, Certified Nurse Midwife, NP - Women's Health/OB/GYN, Other

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$515.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$545.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$575.00

LUNCHEON

Conference Luncheon - True Colors: A Strategy for Improving Interpersonal and Team Communication

All Attendees

Registration Fee

$49.00

WEBCAST PRECONFERENCE

Webcast - Preconference: Skin and Vulvar Dermatology

All Attendees

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$185.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$215.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$245.00

Webcast - All Access Pass

All Attendees

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$495.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$495.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$495.00

WEBCAST

Webcast - Main Conference

All Attendees

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$465.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$495.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$525.00

ONLINE LEARNING

All Attendees

Regular Registration Fee

$350.00

 

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. Since conference registration and hotel rooms are limited, early registration is advised.
Tuition (U.S. Funds)          

PRECONFERENCE

 

Live

Webcast

Special Session (Biopsy)

Pre-Registration
(On/before July 16)

$225

$185

$145

Early Registration
(On/before August 13)    

$245

$215

$165

Regular Registration
(After August 13)

$275

$245

$195

MAIN CONFERENCE

 

Live

Webcast

Pre-Registration
(On/before July 16)

$515

$465

Early Registration
(On/before August 13)

$545

$495

Regular Registration
(After August 13)

$575

$525

                               
*   Postmarked or phone/fax/online registration and fees received on/before July 16
** Postmarked or phone/fax/online registration and fees received on/before August 13.
Out of consideration to registrants, children of any age and spouses may not attend the sessions.
Your tuition includes continental breakfasts, refreshment breaks, Certificate of Attendance and online access to posted presentation handouts before and after the conference.  In addition, you will have complimentary access to the recorded audio and webcast sessions posted after the conference at contemporaryforums.com for one year.

Register Online, or by Phone, Fax or Mail (Payment is required to register)             

Register only ONCE, online at www.ContemporaryForums.com, 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

Make payment by check (payable to Contemporary Forums and enclose with Registration Form), Visa, MasterCard, Discover, American Express or Purchase Order. A $30 fee is charged for any returned check. Personal checks are NOT accepted at the conference. Purchase Orders must be received with registration by the conference date and include the P.O. number, invoice address, tuition, approval signature, contact name, email address and phone number. 

Group Discounts (Mail, fax or call in together. Online registration is not available)

Tuition discounts are given to groups of 3 or more registering for the complete Main Conference. Discounts do not apply tothe Preconference or Special Session. To qualify for the group discount, all registration information must be complete for all group members, payment included and forms sent together. If faxing, list all group members on cover sheet. Subtract the discount from the tuition fee. Groups may not be formed after individual registrations are received.
$25 per person discount for 3 or 4 in a group
$45 per person discount for 5 or more in a group

Partial Attendance (Online registration is not available)

To register, call Contemporary Forums for tuition and CE credit for individual days. Group discounts do not apply. Registrations may not be shared. 

Cancellations

Cancellations may be made by phone or in writing.  Cancellations received on/before August 13 receive a full tuition refund. Cancellations received after August 13 are assessed a $75 processing fee. No refunds for cancellations received after the conference begins or for "no shows." If this meeting is cancelled for any reason, including labor strikes or acts of God, liability is limited to a full refund of registration fees.

Program Changes

Contemporary Forums reserves the right to make necessary changes in speakers, topics or schedule. The most current program can be found on our website.

Questions?  Contact Contemporary Forums at (800) 377-7707, Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. (Pacific Time) or email info@cforums.com. If you require special arrangements at this conference, call (800) 377-7707, at least 30 days prior to the conference.

Online Learning

All Attendees

Regular Registration Fee

$350.00

CAN’T ATTEND THIS LIVE CONFERENCE OR WEBCAST?

Register for online access to the recorded conference before 9/24/14 for special pre-order discount.
Cost is $350 and includes:

Conference sessions will be available at Contemporary Forums Online approximately 2 weeks after the end of the live conference.  Access instructions will be emailed to you. Place your order today by registering for this meeting online at ContemporaryForums.com and selecting the Online Learning option (formerly Online CE Library) or mail/fax the Registration Form.

GROUP DISCOUNTS
Hospitals, clinics and healthcare facilities can provide and manage quality accredited continuing education to meet staff needs.  To request group account discount pricing and details, visit call (925) 361-4811.

Attendee Information

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CONFERENCE INFORMATION FOR

WOMEN’S HEALTH AND OB/GYN NURSING
San Diego, CA           September 24 - 27

Thank you for registering for the Women’s Health and OB/GYN Nursing conference, being held September 24 - 27, at the .

 

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THANK YOU FOR REGISTERING FOR THE WOMEN’S HEALTH AND OB/GYN NURSING CONFERENCE
Questions? Call us at (800) 377-7707
between 8:00 am and 5:00 pm. Monday - Friday (Pacific Time) or email info@cforums.com

Live Webcast

Webcast - Preconference: Skin and Vulvar Dermatology

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$185.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$215.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$245.00

Webcast - All Access Pass

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$495.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$495.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$495.00

Webcast - Main Conference

Pre-Registration Fee
(On or before July 16, 2014)

$465.00

Early Registration Fee
(Between July 17, 2014 and August 13, 2014)

$495.00

Regular Registration Fee
(After August 13, 2014)

$525.00

September 24-27, 2014

Can’t make it to the live conference in San Diego?  Participate as a virtual attendee and register for the live Webcast today!

Experience the Preconference and/or the Main Conference, including all plenary sessions and Concurrent Sessions #11, 21, 31, 41 & 51.  Interact live with other virtual attendees in the chat room and submit your questions/comments online for speaker responses - all from the convenience of your home.  See the conference schedule for details. 

Select the Webcast conference type when you register for this conference above.

The Special Session Biopsy Training is not included in the Webcast.

GROUP DISCOUNTS (for Main Conference only)

3-9 individuals, save $75 per registration
10 or more individuals, save $100 per registration
To avail of the discount, fax/mail registrations together or call toll free 1-800-377-7707.

MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS or SCHOOLS

Live stream the main conference to an unlimited audience for $499 only!  Need to provide CE credit? Call us.
Phone registration required - call 925-361-4822.

Rave Reviews from Past Webcast Participants

"I loved that I could chat with other web attendees in the chat room. It made me feel like we were attending the conference together."

"Have attended Contemporary Forums for years! Love the conferences. First time for Webcast. Loved it! I am sold!"

"I like not having to adjust time zones! I can still eat and sleep at my usual time. No jet lag!"

Exhibitors

We are inviting representatives from professionally relevant companies, organizations and hospitals to exhibit equipment, supplies, services and career opportunities.

For exhibit space availability or additional information:
PHONE: (925) 361-4807
EMAIL: exhibits@cforums.com
VISIT: contemporaryforums.com/exhibitors.html