Ob-Gyn Grand Rounds
Residents, Medical Students, Nurses, Medical Assistants and women's health professionals are encouraged to attend.
The objective of our program is to enhance knowledge for healthcare providers in the field of obstetrics and gynecology. Talks are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.
OB/GYN GRAND ROUNDS Lectures
APRIL 4, 2014 - 2 Presentations
1st Topic: Data and Policy: The Case of Hormonal Contraception and HIV Acquisition
Jamie Krashin, M.D., PGY-4, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU
Review data regarding hormonal contraception and risk of HIV acquisition.
Understand the role of family planning and HIV prevention in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Understand the polilcy implications of conflicting data.
2nd Topic: To Niger and Back: A Review of Malaria and TB Management in Pregnancy
Eva Patil, M.D.,PGY-4, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU
Review malaria parasitology, diagnosis and treatment during pregnancy.
Review diagnosis and management of tuberculosis in pregnancy.
Share experiences from Galmi Hospital, Niger
APRIL 11, 2014 - GU/UROGYN Visiting Professor Grand Rounds
FDA and Mesh: What's all the fuss about?
Suzette E. Sutherland, M.D., M.S., Director of Female Urology, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WALearning objectives:
Identify the issues that were concerning to the FDA.
Understand the true risk/benefit ratio associated with the use of transvaginal mesh for pelvic organ prolapse repair as it compares to native tissue repairs and abdominal sacrocolpopexy.
Understand what efforts are bieng done today to comply with the FDA requirements.
APRIL 18, 2014 - 2 Presentations
1st Topic: Who's Your Daddy? A Primer on Paternity for OB/GYNs
Brian Nguyen, M.D., PGY-4, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU
Explore the associations of paternity/partnership with perinatal outcomes.
- Examine the multiple modalities of paternity testing available to patients.
- Discuss ethical considerations surrounding disclosure of paternity.
2nd Topic: Surgical Missions Abroad: Impact During Residency Training
Audra Norris-Jacob, M.D., PGY-4, Department of OB/GYN, OHSULearning objectives:
- Review effectiveness, sustainability, ethics of global surgical missions.
- Discuss impact of short term international rotations during residency training.
- Share experiences at Hospital de la Familia in Nuevo Progreso, Guatemala.
APRIL 25, 2014
AMH as a Biomarker of Ovarian Aging: Its Utility in ART and other Areas of Reproductive Medicine
David Seifer, M.D.
Maimonides Medical Center, Clinic Professor of Obstetrics & Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine
Review the relationship between folliculogenesis and the clinical practice of determining ovarian reserve.
Review the biological basis of using AMH for ovarian reserve testing.
Describe the potential roles of using AMH in reproductive medicine.
Understand the current limitations of using AMH.
MAY 2, 2014
Jacob Meyer, M.D., PGY-4, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU
Learning objectives forthcoming.
MAY 9, 2014
Genetic Carrier Screening in Pregnancy: what's old, what's new and what's about to rock your world
Cori D. Feist, M.S., C.G.C., Prenatal Diagnosis Program, Division of Maternal-Fetal Medicine, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU
Learn current recommendations for genetic carrier screening and your role/responsibility as an OB/GYN or CNM.
Understand the concept of residual risk.
Learn about new carrier screening tests.
MAY 16 - NO GRAND ROUNDS (Mock Orals)
MAY 23, 2014 - MULTIDISCIPLINARY CASE GRAND ROUNDS - NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
Presenters & topics forthcoming.
MAY 30, 2014
Topic, presenter, and learning objectives forthcoming.
Recordings of past events
As of September, 2011, some OBGYN Grand Rounds may be available online following the lecture. No CME credit is available for viewing the lectures online. See recordings of past OBGYN Grand Rounds.