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.

 

SEE ONLINE RECORDINGS OF PAST EVENTS

OB-GYN GRAND ROUNDS LECTURES 

 

JULY & AUGUST 2016 - NO GRAND ROUNDS

SEPTEMBER 2 2016 - No Grand Rounds (Labor Day weekend)

SEPTEMBER 9, 2016

Aaron B. Caughey, M.D., Ph.D., Professor and Chair, Department of Obstetrics & Gynecology, OHSU

The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology: An Update on Team OB/GYN

Learning Objectives:

  1. Summarize the Clinical achievements over the past year.
  2. Summarize the Educational achievements over the past year.
  3. Summarize the Research achievements over the past year.

SEPTEMBER 16, 2016

Thomas G. DeLoughery, M.D., M.A.C.P., F.A.W.M., Professor of Medicine, Pathology and Pediatrics in the Divisions of Hematology/Oncology and Laboratory Medicine, OHSU

Update in DVT/PE

Learning Objectives:.

  1. Learn when to use therapies such as thrombolysis and IVC filters in the treatment of venous thrombosis.
  2. Learn how to determine length of therapy for venous thrombosis.
  3. Learn when - and when not- to use the new anticoagulants.

SEPTEMBER 23, 2016- Multidisciplinary Case Grand Rounds- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Jamie B. Warren, M.D., MPH, Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, OHSU

Delayed Cord Clamping: An Update on the Evidence and Description of an Upcoming Clinical Trial at OHSU

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Describe the most current evidence and outcomes for delayed cord clamping in term and preterm infants.
  2. Understand the current direction of research on the topic of enhanced placental transfusion for neonates.
  3. Understand the role of the obstetric provider in VentFirst, the upcoming multicenter clinical trial that tests the initiation of ventilation during delayed cord clamping for extremely preterm neonates.

SEPTEMBER 30, 2016

Amanda Sadecky, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU

Ureteral Injuries in Gynecologic Surgery: Avoidance, Recognition, and Repair 

Learning Objectives: 

  1. Understand the anatomy of the ureter within the pelvis, particularly with relationship to the gynecologic organs.
  2. Discuss several strategies to reduce the risk of ureteral injury.
  3. Evaluate various diagnostic techniques for detection of ureteral injury.

OCTOBER 7, 2016

Amy Valent, D.O., Assistant Professor, Department of OB/GYN, Division of Perinatology, OHSU

The Crystal Ball to Future Disease: Diabetes Mellitus in Pregnancy and Introducing OHSU DAPP Guidelines

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the impact of metabolic dysfunction in pregnancy for the future health of pregnant mothers, their babies, and the family unit.
  2. Recognize your role in making a difference in promoting health and nutrition.
  3. Acknowledge a useful resource/tool for providers caring for pregnant women.

OCTOBER 14, 2016

Karen Adams, M.D., Professor, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU

Amy Stenson, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU

Residency Education 2016-2017

Learning Objectives:

  1. Summarize areas identified for improvement in the residency training program in the 2016 Annual Program Review.
  2. Explain the Milestone framework and its importance to resident feedback and evaluation.
  3. Understand and begin using MyTipReport to provide timely feedback on surgical performance and milestones.

OCTOBER 21, 2016

Thomas DeLoughery, M.D., M.A.C.P., F.A.W.M., Professor, Pathology and Pediatrics in the Divisions of Hematology/Oncology and Laboratory Medicine, OHSU

Sex, Lies, and Iron Deficiency

Learning Objectives:

  1. What are common symptoms of iron deficiency?
  2. What is the best way to diagnose iron deficiency?
  3. What are the best options for iron replacement?

OCTOBER 28, 2016- Multidisciplinary Case Grand Rounds- OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Ladawna Gievers, M.D., Fellow, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, OHSU

Sheevaun Khaki, M.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, OHSU

The Impacts of a Standard of Care Practice Change Using a Risk Calculator 

Learning Objectives:

  1. Understand the evolution of management of neonates born to mothers with chorioamnionitis at OHSU.
  2. Develop a framework for initiating a quality improvement project.
  3. Describe the impacts of the standard of care practice change surrounding the care of neonates born to mothers with chorioamnionitis.

November 4, 2016- No Grand Rounds

November 11, 2016

Philip Sarrel, M.D., Professor Emeritus of Obstetrics, Gynecology, and Reproductive Sciences; Professor Emeritus of Psychiatry, Yale University

The Mortality Toll of Estrogen Avoidance

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the medical consequences including increased mortality rates in untreated women following surgical menopause.
  2. Describe effects of estrogen therapy in controlling symptoms, reducing disease risk, and reducing mortality.
  3. Describe the issues involved in resistance to estrogen therapy among women and healthcare providers.

November 18, 2016- Multidisciplinary Case Grand Rounds- NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Michele Megregian, C.N.M., M.S.N., Clinical Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, Department of Midwifery, OHSU

Water Birth and Water Immersion at OHSU

Learning Objectives:

  1. Describe the current evidence regarding the risks and benefits of water immersion during labor and water birth.
  2. Describe the water birth/water immersion practice protocol at OHSU. 
  3. Describe the role of patient satisfaction and shared decision making in offering water birth and water immersion.

November 25, 2016- No Grand Rounds (Thanksgiving Holiday) 

December 2, 2016

Jeffrey Jensen, M.D., M.P.H., Professor, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU

Management of Menopause

Learning Objectives:

  1. Explain why early and late initiation of HRT result in different cardiovascular effects.
  2. Discuss different effects of oral and transdermal estrogen therapy.
  3. Describe cardiovascular risks of progesterone therapy.

December 9, 2016

Niki Steckler, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Division of Management, OHSU

December 16, 2016- Multidisciplinary Case Grand Rounds

Margaret Grace, M.N., RN, Labor and Delivery, OHSU

December 23, 2016- No Grand Rounds (Due to Holiday Season)

December 30, 2016- No Grand Rounds (Due to Holiday Season)

January 6, 2017- GU/UROGYN Annual Visiting Professorship Grand Rounds

Elise De, M.D., The Urological Institute of Northeastern New York 

January 13, 2017- No Grand Rounds (Due to Rank Meeting)

January 20, 2017

Tracy Bumsted, M.D., Associate Dean for Medical Education, OHSU 

January 27, 2017-No Multidisciplinary Grand Rounds (Due to CREOG Exam)

February 3, 2017 

Alex Butwick, M.D., Department of Anesthesiology, Stanford University 





Recordings of past events

As of September 2011, some OB-GYN Grand Rounds may be available online following the lecture. No CME credit is available for viewing lectures online. See recordings of past OBGYN Grand Rounds.