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
JANUARY 3, 2014 - NO GRAND ROUNDS
JANUARY 10, 2014 - NO GRAND ROUNDS (OB/GYN Department Research Retreat)
JANUARY 17, 2014
Postpartum Contraception: Focus on IUD
Maureen K. Baldwin, M.D., M.P.H.,Assistant Professor of OB/GYN, Family Planning Specialist, Generalists Division, OHSU
- Understand the importance of counseling during pregnancy to promote healthy birth spacing.
- Be able to apply the CDC Medical Eligibility Criteria for postpartum contraception.
- Be familiar with the risks and benefits of timing of initiation of postpartum contraception.
- Become familiar with insurance coverage for postpartum contraceptive options.
- Discuss new data from the Early Postpartum IUD study and plans for future research.
JANUARY 24, 2014 - NO GRAND ROUNDS (CREOG EXAMS)
JANUARY 31, 2014
Nitrous Oxide for Labor Pain: Expanding the Options for Women in the U.S.
Judith T. Bishop, CNM, MPH
Professor, Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Science, University of California-San Francisco
- List several advantages and limitations of nitrous oxide use for labor pain.
- Identify three aspects of the equipment essential to safety of patient and staff.
- Describe the difference between nitrous oxide as used for analgesia vs. anesthesia.
FEBRUARY 7, 2014 - C A N C E L E D due to snow & ice.
OHSU Guidelines for Safe Chronic Opioid Therapy Prescribing
Melissa B. Weimer, D.O., M.C.R., Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine & Geriatrics, OHSU
- Recognize the need for a unified approach to chronic non-cancer pain at OHSU.
- Identify where to locate the OHSU guidelines and other pain resources.
- Understand key components of the OHSU guidelines.
FEBRUARY 14, 2014
Pesticides, Herbicides and Their Potential Effects on Children
Randall A. Phelps, M.D., Department of Pediatrics, OHSU
Lisa Arkins, Executive Director, Beyond Toxics
- Demonstrate their awareness of acute health effects of toxic exposures.
- Demonstrate their knowledge of the health effects of pesticide exposure, both acute and chronic, on the developmental health of children.
- Anticipate the impacts of chronic, low-level prenatal exposure on neurological development.
- Understand the Oregon State reporting requirements for pesticides (OAR 333-018-0000).
- Demonstrate awareness of Oregon's laws applicable to protecting children from pesticide exposure.
FEBRUARY 21, 2014
Massive Transfusion in Exsanguinating Patients
Martin A. Schreiber, M.D. Professor of Surgery. Chief of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, OHSU
- Discuss the etiologies of coagulopathy in hemorrhaging patients.
- Define the term "Damage Control Resuscitation"
- Discuss the benefits and potential complications associated with blood transfusions.
- Discuss adjuncts for the treatment of hemorrhaging patients.
FEBRUARY 28, 2014
#1 OF 2 - 7:15 to 8:15 A.M. (OPEN TO THE PUBLIC)
The Power of Narrative: How Stories Give Meaning to Adverse Events
Mary Moffit, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, Department of Psychiatry, Resident and Faculty Wellness Program, OHSU
- Recognize the impact of adverse events on the physician and medical team.
- Identify the early signs of a PTSD-like reaction to a traumatic event.
- Understand the importance of peer support and the barriers that limit access.
- Identify effective strategies to improve recovery after an adverse event.
#2 of 2 - 8:15 to 9:00 a.m. (NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC)
Multidisciplinary Case Grand Rounds
Assessment of Hypoxemia in the Newborn
Astrid S. Platteau, M.D., Neonatology Fellow, OHSU and Mackenzie E.D. Loughland, M.D., FAAP, Neonatology Fellow, OHSU
MARCH 7, 2014 - 2 Presentations
1st Topic: Bariatric Surgery in Pregnancy
John Mission, M.D., PGY-4, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU
Know the types of and indications for bariatric surgery.
Know the potential complications of bariatric surgery.
Discuss effects of bariatric surgery on pregnancy outcomes.
Discuss management pearls of pregnant patients with a history of pregnancy management.
2nd Topic: From the Operating Room to the Courtroom: What You Need to Know
Jessica Voge, M.D.,PGY-4, Department of OB/GYN, OHSU
Know the frequency and types of OB-GYN malpractice cases.
Know the possible outcomes of malpractice cases.
Understand the statute of limitations.
Understand the role of malpractice insurance.
Know the timeline from injury to outcome of a suit.
MARCH 14, 2014 - OHSU OB/GYN FACULTY ONLY
Different location: Old Library Building, Room 217
7:15 a.m.-12 Noon, Educational Retreat and Milestone, which includes:
7:15-8:15 a.m., Grand Rounds: Miles to Go Before I Sleep - What you need to know about the milestones
Rebecca P. McAlister, M.D.
Professor of OB/GYN and Associate Dean for GME and the DIO, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO
- Understand the concepts of the ACGME milestones and the CCC.
- Become familiar with milestone structure.
- Recognize the benefits of milestone assessment.
- Understand how evaluations flow into milestone assessment.
MARCH 21, 2014
The U.S. Multiple Births Epidemic 1976-2012: Iatrogenic and Demographic Forces in Play
Eli Y. Adashi, M.D., MS, CPE, FACOG
Professor of Medicine Science, Divisioin of Biologya nd Medicine, Department of OB/GYN
The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Providence, RI
Appreciate the magnitude of the multiple births excess in the U.S.
Delineate the course of the multiple births epidemic.
Define the forces - iatrogenic and demographic - which shaped the multple birth epidemic.
MARCH 28, 2014
Multidisciplinary Case Grand Rounds - NOT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC
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.